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2013-05-17 23:18:03

Fertility Centers of Illinois discusses genetic screening for breast cancer and fertility preservation during a breast cancer diagnosis. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) May 17, 2013 After learning she had an 87 percent risk of breast cancer due to a genetic predisposition through the BRCA1 gene, Angelina Jolie made the decision to undergo a [preventative double mastectomy, lessening her risk to five percent. Angelina´s decision shines the spotlight on genetic predisposition to disease, and what...

2013-05-07 23:30:04

Advances in Fertility Preservation with Egg Freezing Benefit Infertile Community & Cancer Patients. MEMPHIS, Tenn. (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 The ability to successfully freeze, thaw, and fertilize a woman´s oocytes (eggs) has led to the first generation of babies born as a result of this advanced reproductive technology. Fertility Associates of Memphis reported the region´s first live births from frozen egg in-vitro fertilization (IVF) cycles, with expectations for ongoing success...

2013-02-07 23:03:45

Fertility Centers of Illinois, the most renowned center in the Midwest, is pleased to welcome Dr. Jennifer Hirshfeld-Cytron to their experienced and reputable physician team. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) February 07, 2013 Fertility Centers of Illinois is pleased to welcome Dr. Jennifer Hirshfeld-Cytron to their experienced and reputable physician team. Dr. Hirshfeld-Cytron will practice at the Orland Park location. Dr. Hirshfeld-Cytron´s areas of interest and expertise include fertility...

2013-01-31 23:01:39

New York Tri-State residents can access unique program that bundles IVF treatment AND medications, with below-market rates for each IVF treatment cycle. The program is now available in 8 locations in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. White Plains, NY (PRWEB) January 31, 2013 WINFertility, Inc., the leader in Infertility Management Programs for insurers and employers, today announced the extension of its consumer offering throughout the metropolitan New York area, including Central New...

2013-01-10 05:03:45

For the second consecutive year, Dr. Spencer Richlin, Surgical Director and Fertility Specialist with Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut (RMACT), has been honored by his peers by being rated a “Top Doc.” During the past eight years, Dr. Richlin has helped hundreds of Connecticut patients start their families through advanced assisted reproductive technologies such as in vitro fertilization (IVF). Norwalk, CT (PRWEB) January 09, 2013 For the second consecutive year,...

2012-10-13 04:03:53

Fertility Rescue Initiative Honors National Breast Cancer Awareness Month by Offering Egg Freezing at No Cost Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) October 11, 2012 In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Sher Fertility Institute is seeking to create awareness of its Fertility Rescue Initiative, which offers patients that have been diagnosed with cancer the opportunity to freeze their eggs at no cost. The procedure normally costs $10,000 or more. It is well known that most chemotherapy regimens destroy...

Cell Death Offers Hope For Cancer Treatment
2012-09-23 15:35:44

April Flowers for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Australian scientists from Melbourne have recently found a pair of proteins that cause the death of early egg cells in the ovaries. Blocking these proteins means cells survive the effects of radiotherapy, according to the study in Molecular Cell. The implications of this research could prevent infertility caused by cancer treatments and even stave off menopause. The team included researchers from the Walter and Eliza Hall...


Word of the Day
penuche
  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.
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