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Write a Valentine's Letter to your Baby to Be

Dealing with infertility is a really difficult experience. One of the ways to make it a more pleasant time of life is to start accumulating items that will be given as special gifts to your baby once that baby has finally entered your life. On each holiday and during other important times throughou ... Continue Reading

Wives Tale About Hot Tubs Proves Correct

For years, men have been told to stay out of the hot tub if they're trying to get pregnant. Now, a researcher at the University of California, San Francisco has started to document the reality of the common sense tale. The bad news: hanging out in "wet heat" situations -- hot tubs and long baths fo ... Continue Reading

Why don't you just Adopt?

I'll bet you a dollar that every woman who struggles with infertility has heard at least once that she should adopt a child rather than pursue fertility treatment. Sometimes the suggestion is well-meant talk from someone who has adopted and feels everyone should experience their happiness or the one ... Continue Reading

Why Dad's Habits Matter, Too

Two thirds of the time, the man is a contributing-if not the sole-explanation for a couple's infertility, according to the American Society of Reproductive Medicine. After a man hits 35, the amount and quality of his sperm decrease, which can lead to both difficulty conceiving and a higher risk of m ... Continue Reading

Why Sex Selection Isn't a Common Procedure

Being able to select the gender of your baby is a choice that you have available to you when you get fertility treatments but it's not an option that many couples go ahead and take. There are several reasons for this which you might want to think about as you determine whether or not this is somethi ... Continue Reading

Why Choose Internet Marketing? It's All in the Numbers!

? Estimates say there were over 200 million websites on the internet in January 2010 ? Nearly 74% of North Americans use the internet The online community is a huge, growing audience. Having an online presence that represents your practice well is becoming a vital part of modern business prac ... Continue Reading

When Surrogacy Fails: Surrogate Mom Keeps Baby

Most of the time surrogacy works out in the favor of all parties involved. The surrogate mother gets financial compensation as well as the experience of pregnancy and giving birth. The parents get the chance to have a child that they weren't able to have on their own. Sometimes the parties stay in t ... Continue Reading

Which Celebrity Would You Be a Surrogate For?

Yesterday we reported on the recent birth of a baby boy to celebrity mother Kelly Klein (former wife of fashion designer Calvin Klein). The baby was born not exactly to Kelly but to Kelly via the assistance of a surrogate mother. Mom and baby are back at home now, beginning to live their lives toget ... Continue Reading

Which Celebrity Would You Select For Surrogacy?

Okay, okay, the fact of the matter is that you're probably not going to get a celebrity to be your surrogate. After all, one of the major reasons that people become surrogates is because they need the money and we all know that celebrities are not exactly desperate for extra cash. But what celebriti ... Continue Reading

When Egg Donation is Recommended as a Way to get Cash

Read a series of blogs that discuss ways to raise extra income and you'll often find that issues related to infertility pop up on the list. It's most common for men to be targeted with the idea that they can easily sell their sperm to raise some cash. However, women may also be the target of this ki ... Continue Reading

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