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Good News + Good News

I had a doctor’s appointment yesterday for a saline sonogram and trial transfer – essentially giving the doctor a chance to go up the hatch and make sure everything was as expected.  506 more words


Myths In Baby-Making:What Your Doctors Aren't Telling You

If you are trying to get pregnant you NEED to read this!!! I’ve been struggling with infertility for going on eleven years, and believe me when I tell you it has been HELL. 3,412 more words


Pelvic Ultrasound & Sonohysterogram

Today, I had an appointment for a pelvic ultrasound and sonohysterogram. While I have not been looking forward to this day, I admit that I was eager to have one more thing checked off our “to do list”. 594 more words

Teamwork Makes the Dream Work

It has been one week since our visit with Dr. G. Today, we had an appointment to drop off a semen specimen to be analyzed. Imagine how thrilled my husband was this morning knowing that  236 more words

Our Story

In October 2015, I visited my gynecologist for my yearly exam and to have a discussion about family planning. I expressed my concerns that I was off birth control for a number of years but was unable to get pregnant. 305 more words

The Semen Analysis: There’s Even an App for That!

The first examination for male infertility is a history followed by a physical exam.  Next comes the semen analysis, where a single drop of seminal fluid is examined under the microscope.  382 more words

Looking beyond Semen Analysis as a marker for Male Fertility

It’s a well-known fact that male factor contributes to a couple’s inability to conceive in up to 40% of all cases of infertility. In practice, however, the inability of a couple to conceive is still seen largely as a woman’s problem. 758 more words