A Fellow Mom Asked Me About Having More Kids--Here's What I Didn't Say
Trigger warning: child loss Please don't ask a woman when she's going to have another baby. Or any baby. And under no circumstances suggest a timeframe for such a...
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Humans Will Require Assisted Reproduction, Mechanical Wombs
From 1973 to 2011, men experienced a 50% to 60% decline in sperm counts, according to a 2017 study by Shanna Swan, Ph.D., an environmental and reproductive epidemiologist at...
1 day ago - Mercola
Fit-for-Fertility Program Boosts Births, Is Cost-Effective
A low-intensity lifestyle intervention program improved the livebirth rate at a similar cost to that of in vitro fertilization treatment for women with obesity and...
1 day ago - Medscape
New Treatment May Help Infertility in Menopause
Title: New Treatment May Help Infertility in Menopause Category: Health News Created: 4/5/2021 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 4/6/2021 12:00:00 AM
2 days ago - MedicineNet - 2 articles
Why I Gave My Mosaic Embryo a Chance
‘It was like rolling the dice, except for someone you've never met.'
3 days ago - NY Times
New Genetic Link to Male Infertility Identified
Genetic variation of Y chromosome in patients with spermatogenic impairment has been studied for the first time and researchers concluded saying there is a link between the Y...
4 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
Tori Spelling Reacts To Critics After Posting Fake Pregnancy Announcement
Tori Spelling spoke out after her April Fools' Day prank about being pregnant again sparked a backlash Add another one to the list of April Fool's Day jokes that might have...
6 days ago - Scary Mommy
The Latest Issue in Divorces: Who Gets the Embryos?
Amid the pandemic, I.V.F. rates are on the rise, and so are disputes about what to do with remaining frozen embryos when couples split up. For some, it has gotten messy.
6 days ago - NY Times - 3 articles
Chrissy Teigen Says She's Still ‘Coming to Terms' With Not Being Able To Get Pregnant Again
Teigen also stresses just how important it is to her that all people have access to treatments, like IVF Back in December, Chrissy Teigen revealed she'll never be pregnant...
8 days ago - Scary Mommy
New genetic link to male infertility found
The findings published in eLife show that men with this unstable subtype of the Y chromosome have a significantly increased risk of genomic rearrangements.
8 days ago - News Medical
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This Body-Positive TikToker Wants You to Know You're Worthy at Every Size
Women are often made to feel like our bodies need to meet society's standards. It can be especially difficult to feel good about yourself in the age of social media , when...
Geneticist receives AACR Award for Lifetime Achievement in Cancer Research
Frederick W. Alt, PhD, received the AACR Award for Lifetime Achievement in Cancer Research. The award, presented during the American Association for Cancer Research Annual...
FDA says HCP can transition away from reusing disposable respirators
The FDA recommended that facilities begin to move away from “crisis capacity conservation measures” implemented during the COVID-19 pandemic, such as reusing decontaminated...
Many COVID-19 patients have psychiatric morbidity within 6 months of infection
A significant proportion of patients who had COVID-19 experienced neurological and psychiatric morbidity in the 6 months following infection, according to results of a...
Comparing Vaccine Passports To The Holocaust Is Beyond Offensive
On March 29, the Libertarian Party of Kentucky made a grave error. They had the gall to compare to using COVID-19 vaccination cards to Stars of David worn by Jews during the...
Pfizer Requests FDA Clearance For Vaccine In Kids Ages 12-15
The news comes after Pfizer announces its Covid-19 vaccine is safe and 100 percent effective in suppressing the virus in youth ages 12 to 15 Pharmaceutical company Pfizer...
Parental smoking intervention cost effective in pediatric primary care setting
A parental smoking intervention was effective and “inexpensive” to implement in pediatric primary care practices, with costs per quit that were comparable to other...
The Caregiver's Role
Caregivers for people with dementia-related psychosis can play a big role in a loved one's care plan and can help provide a better quality of life for as long as possible.
Georgia clinic is the FOURTH to halt J&J vaccinations within three days
A clinic at the Cummings Fairground in North Georgia has paused vaccinations with the J&J shot after eight reactions to it were flagged. So far, CDC experts do not believe the...
Pfizer, BioNTech formally ask FDA to make vaccine available to adolescents
Pfizer and BioNTech said Friday that they have formally asked the FDA to make their COVID-19 vaccine available to adolescents aged 12 to 15 years through an emergency use...