FREE Male Fertility Testing 1/24/19

Although infertility is still mistakenly thought of as only a women’s problem, it is in fact equally likely that the cause is due to a male factor infertility. Male infertility problems often relate to sperm production, structural issues or immunological response. Criteria Must have a partner and be interested in trying to conceive Must be … Continued

FREE Male Fertility Testing 11/13/18

Although infertility is still mistakenly thought of as only a women’s problem, it is in fact equally likely that the cause is due to a male factor infertility. Male infertility problems often relate to sperm production, structural issues or immunological response. Criteria • Must have a partner and be interested in trying to conceive • … Continued

What do my treatment options mean? – part 1

Part 1 of the “What do my treatment options mean?” series ….       When one begins the journey of looking at fertility treatments, it can be very overwhelming, so we are going to do a series of posts on what that information means for you.  In general, if you are not getting pregnant, … Continued

Building your Family Workshop 1/17/18 at 6pm

RSVP to Jackie at 267-625-1007 or JackieB@conceptionsrepro.com: In person – 271 W County Line Rd Littleton, CO 80129 Online – Conceptions Facebook Page Live Stream

ICSI at Conceptions

Intracytoplasmic  sperm injection, or ICSI, is a form of fertilization used in Assisted Reproductive Technology where sperm are individually selected and then injected into each mature egg.  Here at Conceptions, we use ICSI as our sole method of fertilization, forgoing conventional insemination. Conventional insemination involves adding an aliquot of sperm to a drop of media … Continued

Can being overweight cause male infertility?

According to Episona, the odds of infertility increase by 10% for every 20 pounds a man is overweight.  Episona is an epigenetics data company focused on improving healthcare outcomes. The effect of a female’s weight on fertility has been long understood, the effect of a male’s weight has only recently been understood. Male weight can play … Continued

Ovarian Cyst? You may not need to delay your IVF cycle after all

One of the most frustrating experiences for some women preparing to go through IVF is to find an ovarian cyst at their baseline ultrasound. An ovarian cyst can produce hormones that inhibit the ability of other follicles to develop and even reduce their potential by their size alone. Worse still, in rare instances they can … Continued

An Embryo’s Journey

  Many times, the days an embryo spends growing in the lab are just a waiting game for patients.  While there is a vague idea of what happens, it seems like a lot of acronyms are thrown around and then 5 days later, there is the call with numbers.  In this post, we will break … Continued

National Infertility Awareness Week – Start Asking

April 24-30 2016 is National Infertility Awareness Week. This year’s theme is “Start Asking”. You can start learning more about your fertility by taking this free fertility facts quiz: http://www.myfertilityfacts.com If you have any questions, please schedule a consultation so we can meet with you and person to answer them.