Older Women Should Move More Quickly to IVF

A new study demonstrates that, for couples of older reproductive age with unexplained infertility, immediate IVF is the most efficient treatment, resulting in fewer treatment cycles and a higher live birth rate. In an NIH-funded, randomized clinical trial, 154 couples receiving infertility treatment at Boston IVF and Brigham and Women’s Hospital were randomly assigned to…

Fertility Rates and Ectopic Pregnancy

WEDNESDAY, March 13 (HealthDay News) — Fertility rates are about the same for women who undergo different types of treatments for ectopic pregnancy, according to a new study. In an ectopic pregnancy, the fertilized egg grows outside the uterus, usually in the fallopian tubes. This typically leads to a miscarriage. This study looked at pregnancies…

Sandy’s Most Delicate Rescue Was Fertility Clinic’s Embryos

By KATIE MOISSE of ABC News View Story On ABC News Website Nov. 1, 2012 [image_frame style=”framed” align=”right” height=”96″ width=”91″]http://www.fertilityassociates.com/site/img/abcnews2.png”[/image_frame]Among all the rescues carried out during the chaos caused by Sandy, the most delicate was the mission to save embryos in rows of incubators that were in jeopardy when the NYU Fertility Center lost its…