1 in 8 Couples are Affected by Infertility

That headline? Unfortunately, it’s true. 1 in 8 couples are affected by infertility. To put things into perspective, think of people you know and their partners. Coworkers of yours, friends, even family. Odds are that you know someone who is struggling with...

Understanding Irregular Periods

  It’s a rare woman who has consistent periods from her first menses through perimenopause. Irregular periods will happen from time to time as the result of hormonal or dietary changes, stress, contraception changes, or other physical conditions. In most...

9 Signs You Should Consider Infertility Testing

Tired of Seeing Another Negative Pregnancy Test? Here are 9 signs it may be time to consult with a fertility specialist for infertility testing. It’s better to find out sooner, rather than later, if your pregnancy will require any type of fertility assistance. Please...

What is Endometriosis and How is it Treated?

Do you suffer from severe cramps, irregular bleeding or pain during and/or after sex? If so, there’s a chance you have endometriosis. One of the most common reproductive conditions affecting women. Endometriosis occurs when the endometrium, the tissue that lines the...

Common Side Effects of Birth Control Pills

Whenever you take a new medication, it’s important to weigh the “risks and benefits,” and birth control pills are no exception. The good news is that while the term side effects has negative connotations, some of the side effects associated with the pill are positive....