If you’re having trouble getting pregnant, SGF Atlanta’s Medical Director, Dr. Desireé McCarthy-Keith, shared on The Suga podcast how it’s healthy to ask for help. Dr. McCarthy-Keith joined the hosts for a candid conversation about the basics of reproduction and the actions women who are struggling with infertility can take.
While it’s very important to have healthy lifestyle habits while pregnant, these same behaviors are just as important when you’re trying to conceive. Staying physically active, eating well, and quitting smoking are some of the many ways that you can prepare your body to be in the best possible shape
There are so many expectations, so many expectations and so many shocks, in this life. There’s the expectation that the universe understands and supports your plans. The expectation that good things come to good people. The expectation that your story will be normal, like your friends, your family, your neighbors,
A pregnancy that ends abruptly in miscarriage can be devastating—not to mention brings up concerns about the prospect of future fertility. “Will this keep happening to me?” You may wonder. “Was there anything I could have done to prevent this?” Dr. Ricardo Yazigi, from our Towson, MD office, often counsels women
For some couples, a month is all they need to see those double pink lines. Yet for others, it takes longer and sometimes involves undergoing fertility treatment. On average, one in eight couples of reproductive age will need help in order to conceive. The factors influencing conception are multifaceted, but
Dr. Eric Widra, Chief Medical Officer of Shady Grove Fertility, examines fertility in your 20s, 30s, and 40s—including potential obstacles and ways to boost your fertility. Getting Pregnant in Your 20s From a biological perspective, your 20s represent the decade in which you have the greatest fertility potential. You have the highest
Could drinking really affect your ability to conceive? Should you avoid it altogether? HuffPost turned to Shady Grove Fertility’s, Dr. Ryan Martin, who sees patients in SGF’s Warrington, PA office, to answer common questions surrounding alcohol and fertility in both men and women. The Breakdown Of surveyed Americans, more than
Medical Contribution by: Rebecca Chason, M.D., of Shady Grove Fertility’s Annapolis, MD office. In 2000, “Oops!…I Did It Again” topped the charts, “American Beauty” took home an Oscar, Bill Clinton sat in the Oval Office and the average first-time mother was 24.9 years of age. Many things have changed since
A complete audio guide to IVF with Dr. Brauer of Shady Grove Fertility New York.
In recent years, the success with a frozen embryo transfer (FET) has increased substantially making it an increasingly popular option to consider before moving to another fresh in vitro fertilization (IVF) cycle. With frozen embryo transfers, you can extend the chance of pregnancy per egg retrieval—ultimately saving you time and