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2014-05-08 23:10:06

Mark Leondires, MD will explain medical treatments that help gay, lesbian and transgender individuals have a family during "IVF Basics for All," a workshop at The Center's second annual LGBTQ Family Expo in New York City on May 10, 2014. Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) May 08, 2014 On May 10, 2014 in New York City, Dr. Mark Leondires, Medical Director for Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut (RMACT) and GayParentsToBe.com, will lead a workshop called “IVF Basics for All”...

2012-10-31 03:33:51

An Indiana University study has found that women undergoing in-vitro fertilization report that the process of infertility treatment has many negative impacts on their sexual relationship with their partner. Little attention has been given to the sexual dynamics of couples as they navigate infertility and treatments such as IVF, despite the important role that sex plays in a couple's attempt to conceive a child. "Sex is for pleasure and for reproduction, but attention to pleasure often goes...

2011-02-02 07:30:00

HOUSTON, Feb. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- For women seeking pregnancy by assisted reproductive technologies, such as in-vitro fertilization (IVF), a new study shows that the health of the uterus is more relevant than egg quality for a newborn to achieve normal birth weight and full gestation. This study, published in Fertility and Sterility, an international journal for obstetricians, offers new information for women with infertility diagnoses considering options for conceiving....

2005-08-23 16:31:37

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Mothers who conceive through in vitro fertilization, or other so-called assisted reproductive technologies, are at increased risk for post-natal mood disorder and early parenting difficulties, Australian researchers report. "These data would suggest that obstetricians, pediatricians, and other clinicians caring for pregnant women and mothers and infants after childbirth should be conscious that a previous history of fertility difficulties, advanced...


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