Weight and Infertility

Obesity is an increasing problem in the United States. It is estimated that approximately 31% of white women, 38% of Hispanic women, and 49% of black women in the U.S. are overweight or obese. Many people are aware of the medical problems that obesity can cause (ie, high blood pressure, diabetes, heart attack to name … Continued

2015 IVF Treatment Costs

Conceptions offers a complete IVF cycle for 12k. Includes pre-IVF trial embryo transfer, uterus evaluation, IVF care coordination, ultrasounds and bloodwork during the IVF stimulation, egg retrieval, ICSI, and embryo transfer. Exclusions apply. See IVF Costs Overview

What is a Miscarriage?

A miscarriage is the loss of a fetus before the 20th week of pregnancy. The medical term for a miscarriage is spontaneous abortion. As many as 60% of all pregnancies end in miscarriage; most often before a woman even knows she is pregnant. Greater than 80% of miscarriages occur within the first three months of … Continued

What is Male Factor Infertility?

Male factor infertility represents 35% of all infertility cases and the diagnosis is made by the presence of abnormal parameters on a semen analysis. A semen analysis has four main parameters, which include the volume 1.0-5.0 mL), count (≥ 20 million/mL), motility (active/forward moving sperm ≥50%) and morphology (normal appearance ≥14% by Kruger’s criteria and … Continued