The Complex Puzzle of IVF Failure: The Many Causes Unraveled

The Complex Puzzle of IVF Failure: The Many Causes Unraveled

In vitro fertilization (IVF) is the last opportunity for countless individuals and couples struggling with infertility. For over 40 years, IVF has stood as a beacon of hope for its ability to facilitate conception outside the body. It has revolutionized reproductive medicine and has given rise to new possibilities for starting or expanding families. However,…

5 Facts You May Not Know About Silent Endometriosis

5 Facts You May Not Know About Silent Endometriosis

Endometriosis is a common yet often misunderstood condition that affects around one in ten women of reproductive age. Known for causing pain and fertility issues, it’s characterized by the growth of endometrial-like tissue outside the uterus. This disease can exist without the hallmark symptoms, making it difficult to diagnose and often leaving women unaware of…

What does it mean to test positive for high levels of bcl6

What does it mean to test positive for high levels of bcl6

Medical advancements are giving people a wide range of diagnostic tests that can help uncover underlying conditions. The area of fertility is no different. In the 40 plus years since the first IVF baby was born, advancements to diagnose chromosome abnormalities through preimplantation genetic testing, uncover underlying structural issues with high definition ultrasound, and many…

All About Hormone Testing for Unexplained Infertility

All About Hormone Testing for Unexplained Infertility

Hormone testing is an essential tool in evaluating unexplained infertility and can help identify potential issues that may be affecting a couple’s ability to conceive. It is usually one of the first diagnostic tools used by reproductive endocrinologists to evaluate infertility in both men and women. When infertility is unexplained, meaning no clear reason has…