Blog

Getting Pregnant Again After a Miscarriage

When the thrill of pregnancy is replaced by the terrible loss of a miscarriage, you may feel reluctant to try again. But most women who suffer a miscarriage go on to have healthy babies in the future. Here’s how to move on.

Sep 1st, 2019
5 Reasons to Consider Becoming a Surrogate

You loved giving birth to your own child. But your heart breaks when you realize that other people may never experience that joy. Should you help them by becoming a surrogate so they can have the family of their dreams?

Aug 1st, 2019
Does Endometriosis Affect Fertility?

You figured that all the pain you had with your periods was just a normal part of being a woman. Then you found out that you have endometriosis. What does that mean for your future? Will you be able to have a baby?

Jul 10th, 2019
Everything You Need to Know About Clomid

You want a baby badly. But you want to be a healthy mom, too. Your OBGYN says you’re not ovulating regularly and that you should take Clomid. Is Clomid safe? What does it do?

Jun 21st, 2019
What is Unexplained Infertility?

You go to a fertility specialist to find out why you haven’t gotten pregnant after months of trying. But when the tests results come back, everything’s normal. Your doctor says you have “unexplained infertility.” What’s that, and what do you do next?

May 6th, 2019
Breaking These 8 Habits Can Increase Your Fertility

You’re ready to add to your family and let a new baby change your life forever. Making some positive lifestyle changes — by breaking some bad habits — can help you get to that joyful day even sooner.

Apr 5th, 2019
How to Know if You are a Good Candidate for Egg Donation

You’re not ready to be a mother yourself, but the idea of helping a couple who hasn’t been able to have a baby fills you with joy. You’d love to donate your eggs, but wonder if it’s the right time, or if you even qualify.

Mar 1st, 2019
Lifestyle Changes that Can Help with the Treatment of PCOS

If you’re among the one out of every 10 women in the United States who has polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), you may worry that you’ll never become pregnant naturally. But many cases of PCOS improve with easy-to-implement lifestyle changes.

Feb 1st, 2019
When Should I Consider Freezing My Eggs?

Your ovaries contained 1-2 million eggs when you were born, so you think they’ll be there when you’re ready to conceive. But by the time you hit puberty, the number’s down to 300,000, and it plummets from there.

Jan 9th, 2019
Tips for Holiday Travel with Fertility Meds

You’re in the middle of fertility treatments, but it’s time for holiday travel, too. No need to cancel your travel plans or postpone your treatments though. Use these tips to make traveling easier.

Dec 7th, 2018
Can You Get Pregnant with PCOS?

Women with PCOS often have trouble conceiving and successfully carrying a pregnancy to term. At Columbia Fertility Associates, we can help you get pregnant and manage the symptoms and complications of PCOS.

Oct 31st, 2018