Black Women and Infertility

Black Women and Infertility

As this article in Oprah Magazine states, “Infertility doesn’t discriminate.” However, there is a common misconception that infertility doesn’t exist in the black community. Though, as reported by The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in this article,...
Oocyte Cryopreservation (Egg Freezing)

Oocyte Cryopreservation (Egg Freezing)

  The most basic reproductive biology includes the meeting of a man’s sperm and a woman’s egg, or oocyte, to make an embryo. What many women don’t realize is that while men continue to produce new sperm long into older age, women are born with all the eggs...
Understanding and Managing Endometriosis

Understanding and Managing Endometriosis

Endometriosis- Maybe you have heard of it, maybe you know someone who has it, or maybe you’ve even been diagnosed with it yourself. Endometriosis occurs in about 1 in 10 women of reproductive age and even though it’s a significant contributor to infertility, you may...