Part 1: Get Your Body Ready for Conception!

Part 1: Get Your Body Ready for Conception!

  I am a mom to 2 girls. My youngest was born when I was 1 week shy of my 39th birthday. I am also a family physician and treat patients of all ages including many women who are trying to conceive. As a family physician one of my goals is to prevent disease and...
When Do I Need a Pelvic Ultrasound?

When Do I Need a Pelvic Ultrasound?

  If you have been trying to get pregnant and haven’t been able to, it’s time to have a pelvic ultrasound. Information gained during a pelvic ultrasound can tell you what the problem may be. The uterus is a pear-shaped organ that sits on top of the vagina....
Introducing the Embie App!

Introducing the Embie App!

  “How can I make my infertility journey less stressful and more successful?” If this is a question you’ve asked yourself, I have a great resource for you! I know that Infertility presents us with many challenges – emotionally, physically, mentally –...
All About Endometriosis & Ovarian Cysts

All About Endometriosis & Ovarian Cysts

  Over the past few weeks, I’ve been sharing discussions “all about” different topics related to reproductive health and/or women’s health. Today, that discussion continues as we talk all about the things you should know regarding endometriosis and ovarian cysts....
My Pain And My Strength: My IVF Story

My Pain And My Strength: My IVF Story

  In April 2009 I married the love of my life, and we had the biggest dreams of having a family. In particular, a blonde-haired, blue-eyed little girl–Joe wanted her to look just like me. We began trying for a baby right away, but after 2 years we came to...