Endometriosis and Infertility: Understanding the Connection


Endometriosis is a medical condition in which the tissue that normally lines the uterus grows outside of it, causing inflammation, pain, and in some cases, infertility. According to the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, endometriosis affects approximately 10% of women of reproductive age, making it one of the leading causes of female infertility. In this article, we will explore the … Read More

Letrozole (Femara)

Letrozole is a medication that has gained popularity in recent years for its use in fertility treatments. Letrozole is an aromatase inhibitor, which means it blocks the production of estrogen in the body. This action can stimulate the release of follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) from the pituitary gland, which can help to induce ovulation. In this blog post, we will explore … Read More

Subchorionic Hemorrhage

Subchorionic Hemorrhage

Subchorionic hemorrhage is a common condition that occurs during pregnancy, especially in the early stages. It is a form of bleeding that occurs between the placenta and the uterus. Subchorionic hemorrhage can cause great concern for expectant mothers as they worry about the health of their unborn baby. In this blog post, we will discuss what subchorionic hemorrhages are, how … Read More

Embryo Glue

Embryo glue is a solution used during in vitro fertilization (IVF) embryo transfer procedures that aims to enhance the chances of a successful pregnancy. The solution contains a range of substances such as hyaluronan, which can mimic the natural environment of the womb. The aim of embryo glue is to provide an adhesive surface for the embryo to attach to, … Read More

Breast cancer drugs for infertility treatment?

My doctor prescribed a medicine called letrozole to help treat my fertility issues but the insert from the pharmacy and manufacturer says it’s for breast cancer treatment. What’s that all about? Femara (generic name, letrozole) is a commonly used breast cancer drug that is also frequently used by fertility specialists and obgyn doctors to stimulate egg production in women who … Read More

Pineapples and Fertility

If you have been trying to get pregnant and are a part of the online fertility community, you probably already know that the pineapple has been adopted a symbol for women undergoing fertility treatment, particularly IVF. You may also be curious as to how this came to be. How did pineapple become a symbol for IVF and overcoming infertility?Pineapples have … Read More

Testosterone and Fertility


My husband’s doctor started him on Testosterone supplements and I want to have a baby. Is that a problem?With few exceptions the answer is yes. Most men who take testosterone see dramatic reductions in their sperm counts and it is very common for us to see azoospermia (no sperm in the ejaculate) when guys are on testosterone or similar supplements … Read More