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  • How Could Endometriosis Affect Fertility?

    Millions of women across the United States are affected by endometriosis, a condition that affects the female reproductive organs. This condition can be extremely painful for most women, and in severe cases, it could lead to additional lasting health issues. Unfortunately, many of the women who exhibit signs of endometriosis also experience fertility issues as a result. Understanding Endometriosis ...
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  • How Does Fertility Preservation Work?

    Having children is a big decision, and sometimes planning ahead is the best way for individuals and couples to make the best possible choices regarding their future. Thanks to advances in modern technology and medical science, doctors are now able to preserve male and female fertility to allow for the opportunity to have children later on down the line. If, for whatever reason, you wish to ...
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  • 3 Male Infertility Solutions

    Are you and your partner dealing with male infertility? Roughly 30% of all infertility cases affect men, and nearly 1 in 6 couples deal with infertility, according to the American Pregnancy Association. In short, this is a more common problem than most people think. Luckily, if you are dealing with male infertility, there are treatments and alternative options available. Treatments for male ...
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  • How Can I Become an Egg Donor?

    Are you interested in donating your eggs to individuals and couples facing fertility issues? By donating your eggs, you can help other men and women start families they wouldn’t otherwise be able to create. While some believe donating your eggs is a complicated process, with the right help and guidance, it can be much easier to handle than you might think. Why Are Egg Donors Needed? Not all women ...
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  • Dr. Denker Speaks at Egg Freezing & Infertility Seminar

    For couples considering egg freezing or infertility treatments, it can be difficult to find the information you need. To get the answers to the questions you’ve been asking, make sure you attend Dr. Denker’s discussion about the Innovations in Egg Freezing & Infertility on March 1 at WeWork Coral Gables. This talk will cover a variety of topics relevant to hopeful parents, or for individuals ...
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  • How Can I Track My Fertility?

    Most hopeful parents want to do all that they can to ensure that they do what is best to ensure they conceive the child they’ve been dreaming of. Some couples are able to conceive quickly, while others tend to struggle, and perhaps require fertility treatments to help nature along. Whatever the case, a key step in conception is tracking your fertility. Women are not always fertile. In fact, there ...
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  • What is In-Vitro Fertilization & How Does It Work?

    When couples have trouble conceiving naturally, there are scientific methods that can help the body long. Through in-vitro fertilization, an egg is harvested and fertilized in a lab setting before it is placed back into the woman’s body to develop naturally. For couples who have difficulty conceiving naturally, or for lesbian couples using a sperm donor, this fertilization treatment can be the ...
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  • How Common Is Infertility?

    For couples who have been trying to conceive and have yet to be successful, it might feel like they are alone in their struggle, especially for those who have friends or family members with steadily growing families. Infertility can seem like a rare problem, but the truth is that it is actually common. Some studies have suggested that after one year of unprotected sex, 12% to 15% of couples were ...
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  • Five Ways to Boost Fertility

    If you are ready to start planning a family, even seemingly small stressors can throw off your body and hinder your efforts at trying to conceive. To move help move things along, there are some steps you can take to boost your fertility and improve your chances of conceiving faster. Here are some helpful tips you should consider to improve your fertility: Nourish your body: Having a healthy diet ...
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  • What You Need to Know About Your Natural Fertility

    Fertility refers to people’s natural capability to produce children. When people want to have a child, they are typically concerned with whether or not they are fertile. There are also many misconceptions about fertility that can often steer couples wrong. Here are a few facts all people should know regarding natural fertility. Infertility Is Common Believe it or not, many couples struggle to ...
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  • Egg Freezing Gains Popularity

    “The Bachelorette,” Season 11’s leading lady, Kaitlyn Bristowe, recently caught everyone’s attention when she shared news of her decision to freeze her eggs. Embryo freezing has been in practice since the late 1980’s, but has recently seen a huge jump in popularity. According to the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology, nearly 4,000 women froze their eggs in 2013, compared to less than 500 ...
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  • Can Smoking Lead to Infertility?

    For years, people have known that smoking leads to a multitude of different health problems. However, people still persist on starting the habit. Nicotine is highly addictive, which can make it feel impossible to quit. However, if you and your partner are having a child, you will likely need to kick the habit before you even become pregnant. For men who smoke, the chemicals in the cigarettes can ...
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  • 10 Common Fertility Myths Debunked

    When people finally decide to have a child, they might be at a loss for how exactly to go about it. They might have the mechanics down alright, but do they need to do anything extra to increase their chances of fertilizing early? Some people are intimidated by the fact that the act they used to share merely for intimacy or fun is now a medium for creating another life. The Internet can also be a ...
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  • What Happens During Your First Visit to a Fertility Doctor?

    For those struggling to become pregnant after 12 months of unprotected intercourse, one of the most difficult steps to take is scheduling an appointment with a fertility doctor. It can be intimidating or emotional to see a fertility specialist, and many couples struggle to seek help when trying to conceive. If you do manage to call a fertility center and schedule an initial appointment, the rest ...
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  • Dr. Denker Leads "A Conversation About Infertitlity," Hosted by the Women's Health Services

    Today, Dr. Mark Denker led an event hosted by the Women’s Health Services called “A Conversation about Infertility” at Sonesta Great Bay Ballroom. Our Boca Raton fertility doctor is an award winning infertility specialist with decades of experience in helping women get pregnant. Dr. Denker discussed the latest techniques to help women get pregnant, such as: Invitro Fertilization (IVF) Fibroids ...
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