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What to Know About the Sperm Analysis Process

Published on February 12, 2020 by SCRC Contributor

Though culturally we tend to think of infertility as a woman’s issue, it’s as likely to occur in men as in women. Because of this, one of the first tests your doctor will order is a sperm analysis. The test will reveal many things about sperm health, including concentration (count), motility (its ability to move as it should) and morphology (the size and shape of the sperm), all of which are critical to conceiving. 

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Hope After Infertility: What Are My Options?

Published on January 29, 2020 by SCRC Contributor

Some couples get pregnant on the first try. For about 85% of couples, pregnancy happens within a year. For everyone else, the path to parenthood is a little more complicated. 

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Fertility Resolutions 2020: What To Do If You Want To Have a Baby

Published on January 16, 2020 by SCRC Contributor

The end of 2019 brings about the end of another year, and the start of a brand new decade. 2020 used to feel so far away, and now it’s here. You’ve been wanting to start your family and now you’re ready to take the next step, to start of the decade with a baby of your own. 

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Infertility and Depression

Published on December 12, 2019 by SCRC Contributor

Infertility is a clinical diagnosis that does not encompass the range of complicated emotions it brings with it. It isn’t talked about much and there’s little research on its impact on couples.

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We Want A Baby...Now What? Options for Gay Men

Published on November 25, 2019 by SCRC Contributor

For the first time in history, gay men are able to have biological children and be listed exclusively on the birth certificate as the fathers. It’s not the only way to do it, but it reflects the time we’re in. If you are a gay couple looking to become parents, you can. 

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Male Infertility: What Is It? Can It Be Treated?

Published on November 18, 2019 by SCRC Contributor

Struggling with getting pregnant? You’re not alone. Infertility is a common problem among couples, and though we talk about it as a women's issue, men deal with it, too. When infertility due to problems in men, it’s known as “male factor infertility.”

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CBD and Fertility

Published on October 23, 2019 by SCRC Contributor

The legal status of marijuana is complex and varies by state. Federally, it’s still illegal but in 2015 the FDA approved research on CBD. Currently, CBD is regulated as a supplement which makes it relatively easy to obtain (easier than Marijuana) but makes it medically more ambiguous as supplements don’t have strict regulations about concentration, dosage, etc. As CBD becomes more widely acceptable and researched, more and more are looking to it as a viable fertility supplement. 

So much is still unknown at this point. More research needs to be done. But here’s what we’ve learned so far about how CBD impacts fertility.

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LGBTQ+ Fertility FAQ

Published on October 9, 2019 by SCRC Contributor

LGBTQ+ families have extra hurdles to face in their fertility journey. Beyond the usual stress, cost and planning, LGBTQ+ couples looking to be parents have to also consider their state laws, special insurance coverage clauses, donors and surrogates. It can feel hard to know where to begin. We’ve put together these FAQ and packed it full of resources to help you on your journey.

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Surrogacy Laws in the US

Published on September 25, 2019 by SCRC Contributor

Surrogacy, also known as a gestational carrier arrangement, is a great option for many parents in search of a good assistive reproductive option. It allows genetic parenthood, but also allows for egg and/or sperm donation, making it easy for parents from virtually any circumstance to benefit from it. However, surrogacy laws in the US are not regulated at the federal level. Each state has its own laws and they vary widely.

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IVF Truths: What to Know When Considering In Vitro Fertilization

Published on September 11, 2019 by SCRC Contributor

Looking into whether IVF is the right choice for your family? Then no doubt you’ve been flooded with information on the process. Success stories, horror stories, scientific articles, opinion pieces--and much of it conflicting with one another. It can be confusing and frustrating to sort through all the information.

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