Quantcast

Latest Reproduction Stories

2014-05-29 23:02:36

Surrogacy in Canada is not just for those too posh to push, or the rich and famous. One in six couples are affected by various forms of infertility. (PRWEB) May 29, 2014 There are two types of surrogacy arrangements in Canada; Gestational and Traditional. A traditional surrogate arrangement is rare in Canada and equates to less than five percent of all Canadian surrogacy arrangements. A traditional surrogacy arrangement involves a woman who donates her own egg(s) and then acts as the...

2014-05-29 08:30:45

WASHINGTON, May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Teen birth rates declined 10% in 2013 and have declined fully 57% since peaking in 1991, according to new data released today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics. Both the rate and number of teen births in the United States are now at historic lows. "The progress the nation has made in reducing teen births has gone from extraordinary to almost unbelievable," said Sarah Brown, CEO of The...

2014-05-28 23:13:38

Shady Grove Fertility hosts free, in-person educational seminar on egg freezing options. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 28, 2014 On Thursday, June 5th, Shady Grove Fertility, the nation’s leader in fertility medicine, will host a free seminar about egg freezing, also commonly known as fertility preservation. During the program, women will learn how cutting edge technology has increased the success of egg freezing and recommendations for how many and at what age women should freeze....

2014-05-28 08:30:26

Women treated with Tefina(TM) 0.6 mg reported a statistically significant increase in orgasms versus placebo TORONTO, May 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Trimel Pharmaceuticals Corporation (TSX: TRL) announced today top-line results of its Phase II clinical trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of Tefina(TM), a "use-as-required" testosterone nasal gel for the treatment of Female Orgasmic Disorder (FOD). FOD, also known as anorgasmia, is characterized by a delay, absence or reduced intensity of...

2014-05-27 23:10:42

Female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgeons, Dr. Robert D. Moore and Dr. John R. Miklos, redefine cosmetic vaginal surgery and vaginal rejuvenation with their innovative research and results. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 Vaginal rejuvenation and cosmetic vaginal surgery is a growing trend—not only in the United States, but also worldwide. The term vaginal rejuvenation is well known; however, in some medical circles, it elicits a negative reaction that lacks little data...

2014-05-27 11:50:38

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Could give hints about male versus female risk for certain psychiatric disorders Puberty is the defining process of adolescent development, beginning a cascade of changes throughout the body, including the brain. Penn Medicine researchers have discovered that cerebral blood flow (CBF) levels decreased similarly in males and females before puberty, but saw them diverge sharply in puberty, with levels increasing in females while decreasing...

2014-05-26 11:49:34

University of Adelaide University of Adelaide research has for the first time confirmed that women who eat a poor diet before they become pregnant are around 50% more likely to have a preterm birth than those on a healthy diet. Researchers at the University of Adelaide's Robinson Research Institute investigated the dietary patterns of more than 300 South Australian women to better understand their eating habits before pregnancy. It's the first study of its kind to assess women's diet...

2014-05-23 08:24:51

MARIETTA, Ga., May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MiMedx (NASDAQ: MDXG), an integrated developer, processor and marketer of patent protected regenerative biomaterials and bioimplants processed from human amniotic membrane, announced today that it will present at the Jefferies 2014 Healthcare Conference in New York, New York. Parker H. "Pete" Petit, Chairman and CEO, William C. Taylor, President and COO, and Michael J. Senken, Chief Financial Officer, are scheduled to present on Tuesday,...

2014-05-21 23:05:40

Researchers continue to link environmental toxin exposure to infertility. Fairhaven Health’s line of natural fertility supplements may help to reverse the harmful effects of environmental toxin exposure, and improves overall reproductive health. Bellingham, Washington (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Environmental toxins have a bad reputation when it comes to fertility and trying to conceive. Chemicals and air pollution adversely affect human health, and researchers continue to link exposure to...

2014-05-21 23:03:37

Circle Surrogacy, one of the nation’s oldest and largest surrogate parenting agencies, is proud to introduce surrogacy financing options of up to $100,000 for U.S. intended parents. Boston, MA (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Circle Surrogacy, one of the nation’s premier surrogate parenting agencies, is proud to announce new surrogacy financing options for U.S. intended parents. The agency is partnering with American Healthcare Lending (AHL), which offers simple interest installment loans in...


Latest Reproduction Reference Libraries

Stegodyphus lineatus
2014-04-07 14:12:35

Stegodyphus lineatus is the only European species belonging to the spider genus Stegodyphus. The males of this species are up to 12 millimeters long, while the females are up to 15 millimeters long. The coloration can range from whitish to almost black. In the majority of individuals, the opisthosoma is whitish with two broad black longitudinal stripes. The males and females look similar, but the male is usually richer in contrast and has a bulbous forehead. The species name is in...

Seed Saving
2013-05-18 07:22:11

Seed saving is the preserving of seeds from mature vegetables, herbs, and flowers used in subsequent years along with bulbs and tubers. Home gardeners have saved seeds for generations and the practice is now becoming common with organic farmers as well as permaculturists. Growers will clone plants so as not to produce seeds keeping the plant “true to type” to the parent plant. True to type refers to the characteristics of the parent plant such as large fruit/blooms. Plants...

Human Reproduction
2012-05-14 11:44:50

Human Reproduction is a peer-reviewed scientific journal that concentrates on original research, clinical case studies and opinions and debates on topical issues. The journal was broken into three distinct journals in 1995, with Human Reproduction Update and Molecular Human Reproduction. Human Reproduction Update is a bimonthly review journal and Molecular Human Reproduction is a monthly journal focusing on molecular aspects of reproductive biology. Human Reproduction covers all aspects...

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 (4 articles) »
Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
Related