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By Red Rock Fertility     Posted July 26, 2019     In

Age and Fertility: When Does Fertility Decline?

You have probably heard that your age impacts your fertility and the chances of having a successful pregnancy. While age and fertility certainly go hand-in-hand, the effect of age may not be as dramatic as some make it seem. Learn more about the connection between age and if or when fertility begins to decline for […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted November 5, 2018     In

Learning More About Fertility Hormones & Your Body

Starting a family can be a difficult process and understanding the medical factors is part of this process. It is helpful to learn more about your hormones and how they affect your body, your fertility, and your everyday life. When most people hear the word “hormones” they think of kids becoming adults, acne, moodiness, maybe […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted May 31, 2018     In

Embracing Father's Day 2018

Father’s Day 2018 is rapidly approaching on Sunday, June 17th. While it’s a day to celebrate fathers and fathers-to-be, it can serve as another reminder of their struggles with infertility. If you are coping with infertility, it may seem hard to get through this popular holiday. Here, we will share some tips for men on […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted July 22, 2016     In

What to Know About Male Fertility Testing

Dealing with fertility issues can be quite trying for both men and women. It’s important to realize that while infertility is frequently attributed to the female partner in the relationship, that is not always the case. Research indicates that a man is a contributing factor to a couple’s infertility issue in about 4 out of […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted June 19, 2016     In

Exploring Family Building Options for Gay Men

Modern reproductive technology has now made it possible for gay men to have a child to whom they are biologically related. The decision to start a family is certainly a life-changing one, but with proper planning and preparation, the family-building process is quite joyous. The process of building a family through in-vitro fertilization (IVF) involves […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted January 7, 2015     In

Men Having Babies Event

At Red Rock Fertility Center, we know that strong families come in all shapes and sizes, and we’re passionate about helping you and your partner fulfill your dreams of becoming parents. We also understand the challenge that many gay couples face when they request compassionate and accurate information about surrogacy from a culture that’s just […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted August 27, 2014     In

Psychological Stress and the Impact on Fertility

Psychological Stress for Women When women experience high levels of psychological stress, it can actually stop the body from completing the ovulation process. Without ovulation pregnancy is an impossibility. Even when ovulation continues, however, stress can still affect a woman’s level of fertility. Persistent stress can cause reduced blood flow to the uterus, as well […]

New Year, New Resolutions For Those Struggling With Infertility

Did you make a New Year’s resolution for 2014?  If so, was it to lose weight, make more money, or any of the other typical resolutions?  All of those are wonderful, but this year, let’s start by caring for yourself first. Looking back over the past year, figure out all of things you had thought […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted August 7, 2013     In

New Updates from Latest IVF meeting

Written by:  Dr. Eva Littman, M.D., F.A.C.O.G. I just recently returned from an IVF meeting in Santa Barbara and they had some really exciting new studies that were presented which show promising improvements for infertility patients.  Looks like vitamin supplementation may help both female and male fertility.  For females important components are Coenzyme Q10 (liquid […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted February 12, 2013     In

MANopause

Written by:  Dr. Eva Littman, M.D., F.A.C.O.G. Practice Director MANopause is the onset of menopause in men.  This can occur for a number of reasons, most commonly age, but other causes are a severe viral illness, severe medical illness, testicular injury, testicular failure.   There usually is a direct correlation between low testosterone levels and sperm […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted February 21, 2012     In

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 EMF is a form of radiation.  During the past year, scientific data has started to […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted September 8, 2011     In

Upcoming Fertility Seminars…

The Red Rock Fertility Center would like to invite you to a FREE Fertility Seminar Come enjoy some good organic caffeine free tea, listen to an informational talk on infertility by either  Dr. Eva Littman (Saturday mornings) or Noushi Mortazavi, APN (Tuesday Evenings,) and cap it off with a tour of our state of the […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted December 4, 2008     In

Fertility Treatment in Other Countries

Many patients who come to my clinic are amazed at how busy I am.  They comment about how many of their friends in other cities are also coping with infertility.  While the US does have a high incidence of infertility, it seems to be even higher in other countries.  Here is a link to an […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted November 23, 2008     In

New Test for Male Infertility

When a couple experiences infertility, approximately 40% of the time, it is a sperm problem.  Many couples are surprised by that number, as many couples assume that just because there is ejaculate, there is functional sperm in it.  Unfortunately, that is not always the case.  There must be an adequate quantity of sperm and sperm […]