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| ||º ||The IUI Process Explained|
As couples exhaust their non-medical resources and steps toward conception prove futile, they often contact their trusted physician or other fertility expert for advice in what ways to proceed. For many, intrauterine insemination, or IUI, appears as a viable option and is one of the lesser-invasive procedures offered. Learn more from Eric Daiter, MD.
| ||º ||When Is it Time to See an RE?|
When is it time to stop seeing your gynecologist and consult a specialist? Share your thoughts and experiences here.
| ||º ||Would you go?|
Does infertility keep you from engaging in social situations where you may have to discuss whether or not you have children and why not? How do you handle these events? Share your wisdom with our infertility forum.
| ||º ||Tips on Preparing For an IVF Cycle|
You are getting ready to start a cycle of IVF. It may be that you've waited years for this - trying to get a diagnosis, find a doctor, and get physically, mentally, and financially prepared. You've probably done a ton of research already, but there still may be a few things that you need to know. Hopefully, some of these tips will make your cycle go more smoothly, making the experience less stressful (if that's even possible!)
| ||º ||Common infertility Acronyms and Phrases|
The world of infertility carries an alphabet soup of acronyms, in addition to many unfamiliar words and phrases. Knowing exactly what each acronym or phrase means increases awareness and knowledge, which in turn decreases anxiety and fear.