Blog articles

  • Endometriosis and Fertility

    Endometriosis is a common condition. Studies have shown that in the general population, about 5-10% of women (up to 1 in 10 women) are affected by endometriosis, with symptoms typically presenting in women of child-bearing age (ie, from late teenage years the to mid forties). In patients having difficulty falling…
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  • Two-week-wait survival tips

    The two-week-wait (2WW) is the waiting period between fertility treatment and a pregnancy test. The two weeks you have to wait to find out if you are pregnant or not. Most everyone undergoing fertility treatment will tell you that the two-week-wait is an absolute rollercoaster of hope and fear. Having…
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  • $40,000 for a baby

    You may have seen the media article recently on IVF (see here).  Within the article was the report of a couple paying $40,000 for 7 cycles of IVF.  Unfortunately, we hear stories like this all the time.  Couples and individuals believe they must pay large out of pocket amounts to…
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