Quantcast
Last updated on April 17, 2014 at 21:23 EDT

Latest Pregnancy Stories

2014-02-18 12:26:17

LOS ALTOS, Calif., Feb. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Univfy Inc., a leading healthcare innovator, will be featured in the upcoming airing of Innovations with Ed Begley, Jr., on Thursday, February 20, 2014, at 7:00 a.m. EST via Discovery Channel. The show, which focuses on innovations in health, will highlight recent advancements taking place in the fertility industry with a behind-the-scenes look at Univfy Inc. Innovations with Ed Begley, Jr. will explore Univfy's work developing...

IFV Births  Reach Record Numbers
2014-02-18 04:09:51

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online There were more test-tube babies born in the US in the year 2012 than ever before, and they represented the highest percentage of total infant births since the advent of in vitro fertilization (IVF) technology three decades ago, according to the annual report of the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology (SART). The SART report, which was released on Monday, said that there were a record 61,740 American babies born through...

2014-02-16 23:01:30

Pregnancy Without Pounds is a new program that helps women take off the pregnancy pounds effectively. An overview on the website Vinaf.com shows if the program is worth buying. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) February 16, 2014 "Pregnancy Without Pounds", created Michelle Moss, helps pregnant women to stop gaining excess pounds easily. In the program, women will find the information about food craving, skin care and "pregnancy-friendly" exercises. In fact, thousands of women in the...

2014-02-14 23:23:19

Surrogate mother Samantha delivers Open Arms Consultants 200th baby. Bradenton, FL (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 The day had been approaching knowing that 2014 was going to bring the 200th successful live birth for Open Arms Consultants, and finally it came on February 2nd. First-time surrogate mother, Samantha, had been dilated for almost 3 days before being admitted to the hospital. The intended parents, who reside outside of the United States were able to make their way to the Samantha’s...

2014-02-14 11:17:16

More frequent and longer dialysis sessions lead to higher live birth rates with few complications Intensive dialysis treatments in pregnant women with kidney failure lead to a higher proportion of live births than standard dialysis care, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN). The findings suggest that more frequent and longer dialysis sessions should be considered for dialysis patients of childbearing age who want to...

2014-02-14 08:25:59

Sperm meet egg NEW YORK, February 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pressure to make Valentine's Day all about sex and passion can feel daunting for 1 in 10 women in the US who face difficulty conceiving. Moreover, over the last three decades, women have been waiting longer to start having children. However, when it comes to fertility, age matters; both women and men are at their most fertile in their early twenties. "Over recent years, establishing a career, getting on the...

Black Box Of Embryo Development
2014-02-14 05:42:38

[ Watch the Video: Cells Organize Into Rosette-Like Arrangement ] April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Scientists have uncovered much about how embryos develop, but implantation — a key step in the process — has remained a mystery. A new study from Cambridge University, published in the journal Cell, has discovered a way to study this "black box" of development. Mammalian embryos develop in two phases: pre-implantation — where the embryo is a small, free...

2014-02-11 23:30:06

Preimplantation genetic diagnosis FISH test allows doctors to identify genetic disease in embryos. Austin, TX (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 Monti and Robert wanted children, but knew they would be at risk for Hyper IGM syndrome, a rare genetic disease that claimed the lives of three of Monti’s brothers. An obgyn referral to Texas Fertility Center reassured them that with preimplantation genetic diagnosis, PGD, they could significantly reduce the risk of passing along the inheritable...

2014-02-11 23:20:40

Dr. John Rapisarda of Fertility Centers of Illinois demystifies common misconceptions about trying to conceive Chicago, IL (PRWEB) February 11, 2014 This Valentine’s Day, many couples will celebrate their love — and likely express that through some extra time in the bedroom. But if you’re looking to conceive, you may have some questions about sex that you hadn’t thought of before. Over the years, countless old wives’ tales have been created around sex, conception, and...

2014-02-11 23:02:45

In-demand research report “Global In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) Market (Instruments, Reagents and Media, Technology, Geography) - Size, Share, Trends, Opportunities, Global Demand, Insights, Analysis, Research, Report, Company Profiles, Segmentation and Forecast, 2013 – 2020” worked out by Allied Market Research has been recently published by Market Publishers Ltd. According to the study, the global IVF market value is anticipated to amount to USD 21.6 billion by 2020. London, UK...


Latest Pregnancy Reference Libraries

69_25ca82414f9e3d4dc58f4e0304b9dfb5
2011-04-28 17:02:45

Labor Induction is a process of giving an artificial start to birth with medical intervention or other methods. When an induction is not performed for emergency or other medical reasons, the method is considered an elective process. The decision to induce labor has increased in recent years due to its convenience or because it easily accommodates busy schedules. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, however, say that labor should only be induced when it is more risky...

More Articles (1 articles) »