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How do you get rid of VOC’s in the IVF lab?

How do you get rid of VOC’s in the IVF lab?

I have helped set up other IVF labs and have been asked, “Can’t we just build our lab with materials that do not contain VOC’s?”  My answer is that it is impossible.  Modern construction materials and furniture all have VOC […]

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Test Your Fertility IQ

Test Your Fertility IQ

Often, women take their fertility for granted until they start trying to have a baby and nothing happens. In many cases, couples don’t understand the truth about fertility and what can affect conception. Dr. Eva Littman and the team at […]

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Fertility and Cellphones

Fertility and Cellphones

There have been a number of recent articles in the news about cellphones and the radiation they release.  If you have time, please read this article. http://www.emfnews.org/fertility-and-cell-phone-radiation.html Basically, cellphones receive and send their signals via an electro-magnetic field (EMF).  This […]

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Why Consider a Fertility Specialist?

Why Consider a Fertility Specialist?

If you had a heart problem, you wouldn’t see your family doctor. Yet, many couples don’t realize they need to see a fertility specialist, or reproductive endocrinologist (RE), until they have spent a great deal of time trying to conceive […]

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Improving Your Odds of Conceiving in 2012

Improving Your Odds of Conceiving in 2012

As the New Year gets started, it offers a time to look forward to the possibilities ahead. Struggling with infertility can be emotionally, physically, and financially trying. Taking this time to shift your perspective and create resolutions that help move […]

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What is a VOC, Volatile Organic Compound and why do they matter in the IVF lab?

What is a VOC, Volatile Organic Compound and why do they matter in the IVF lab?

VOCs stands for Volatile Organic Compounds.  These compounds are what you smell when you open a bottle of nail polish or Krazy Glue.  They are also what you smell when you smell gasoline.  They are carbon based (organic) and present […]

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5 Budgeting Tips for New Parents

5 Budgeting Tips for New Parents

Having a baby is a wonderful adventure, but it can also be a costly one. Debt collectors too often get the best of well-intentioned parents who didn’t budget properly. Want to make sure your baby has everything it needs to […]

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22 Tips for New Dads

22 Tips for New Dads

This is how it’s been for centuries:  fathers getting involved when it comes to discipline, but leaving the daily tasks, the hugs and kisses to the mother. However, with rising awareness of child psychology, society encourages both the mothers and […]

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A Safe Playground Environment

A Safe Playground Environment

Children need to be able to have playground areas. They need to have a sense of freedom. Children also need to have venues to interact with other kids. Many adults have memories on playgrounds growing up. Playgrounds can also be […]

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A Baby Gift Basket is the Perfect Baby Shower Gift

A Baby Gift Basket is the Perfect Baby Shower Gift

Is someone in your life expecting a baby? Looking for a great gift, but don’t have a clue what to get for a new baby? Consider a baby gift basket, a unique way to welcome the bundle of joy into […]

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Simple and Effective Ways for Parents to Thrive

Simple and Effective Ways for Parents to Thrive

Life is expensive enough when going solo but when you add kids to the equation it can be daunting wondering how you’ll ever make ends meet. Thankfully when you enter into the world of parenthood you get more advice than […]

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Grammar Check: Baby of Mine

Grammar Check: Baby of Mine

In utero, what can a baby possibly learn about sound, language, or grammar? How about the sound of his mother’s and father’s voice, his puppy’s bark, certainly his sister’s talking, and the many sounds routine to what will soon be […]

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