Pregnancy Planning

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted June 30, 2020     In

Egg Freezing 101: Should I Freeze My Eggs?

Just because you’re not ready to have children now doesn’t mean you should give up your chance. In fact, many women prefer to start families when they’re older, and finances, relationships, and careers are more solid. Other women wait to have children because of health concerns. If you’re facing any of these situations, egg freezing […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted December 3, 2019     In

What to Expect When Stopping Birth Control

Hormonal birth control is a common way to prevent getting pregnant, but what about when you want to get pregnant or you want to stop taking birth control for other reasons? How does stopping birth control affect your hormones, ability to conceive, or overall health? Let’s talk about how hormonal birth control works and some […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted August 8, 2019     In

Meal Time Tips & 9 Easy Meals for New Parents

Being a new parent can be hectic, and sometimes it can be difficult to find the time to do everyday tasks. Make meals a little less stressful with these quick and easy recipes for new parents! Saving time cooking means more time for your growing family and fewer things on your new parent to-do list, […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted July 4, 2019     In

20 Common & Weird Side Effects of Pregnancy

If you are pregnant or are planning on being pregnant, you have probably heard all about the common pregnancy side effects to expect. But, what about the things they don’t tell you about? Read on to learn all about the effects of pregnancy on the body other moms may have avoided talking about, such as […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted March 7, 2019     In

How to Track Fertility with Ovulation Tracker Apps

Fertility tracking technology has come a long way. No longer do you just have to rely on your period and ovulation cycle to determine when to conceive. Today, there are countless ovulation tracker apps and technology that can help you pinpoint your most fertile days. But are these new technologies all that they’re cut out […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted July 19, 2018     In

Guide to Summer Pregnancy

Pregnancy is such a beautiful experience: the sweet pitter-patter of tiny feet in your tummy, the hours of daydreaming as you nest your home into perfection, the pool of sweat filling up in your too-snug nursing bra, the swollen Fred Flintstone feet that won’t squeeze into your flip flops anymore. It sounds like you’re experiencing […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted January 26, 2018     In

What Are Your Financing Options for Fertility Treatment?

Making the decision to seek fertility treatment is an exciting one. You’ve taken the first step in expanding your family! The second step is deciding how to finance that treatment – and you may have more fertility aid options than you realize. From multiple credit options to grants to insurance coverage, there are many options […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted August 31, 2017     In

Preparing for Your First Fertility Appointment

Are you feeling nervous? Excited? Apprehensive? You’re likely experiencing a range of as you prepare for your first fertility appointment and that’s ok! This is the next step towards achieving your goals and just might be the opportunity you’ve been looking for to grow your family. Before you visit the fertility clinic for your initial […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted July 19, 2017     In

What to Eat During Your Menstrual Cycle

We’re often highly motivated to eat healthy foods and exercise in preparation for bathing suit season, and that’s not a bad thing. But there are other things to consider when crafting the ultimate healthy diet. Fueling your body with the right foods and nutrients is one component to ensure the highest possible chances of conceiving […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted September 15, 2016     In

Questions to Ask When Selecting an Egg Donor

“You will likely need an egg donor.” The time may come when you hear these fateful words from your fertility doctor. While this message may come as a shock during the early stages of fertility planning, take some time and let your mind wrap around the statement. Your doctor is really saying, “We’re going to […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted September 28, 2015     In

Are You Ready to Become a Gestational Carrier?

If you’re reading this, it’s probably because someone you care about very much has asked you to carry his or her child. Or, maybe you’ve tried every fertility treatment available and none have worked. A Gestational Carrier is your last option, and you want so very much to make it work. Whether you’re the parent-to-be […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted August 21, 2015     In

Everything You Need to Know About Gender Selection

Like most would-be parents, you have probably spent quite a bit of time thinking about what life will be like when your little bundle of joy finally makes your dreams come true. You make lists of your favorite names and wonder whether you’ll be painting the nursery pink or blue. What if you had the […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted February 12, 2015     In

Romantic Gestures for your Pregnant Partner

When she finally uttered those two magical words, “I’m pregnant,” you were filled with excitement, joy, and awe. Now, those feelings are even more intense, made stronger with every fetal heartbeat, ultrasound, and outgrown maternity top. You’re over the moon with love, excitement, and ambition for your growing family. Your partner, on the other hand, […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted December 17, 2014     In

Adoption vs. Fertility Treatment

Cost Both fertility treatments and adoption can be quite costly.  The cost of fertility treatment is largely dependent on how many treatments are needed – fewer treatments equals less money spent.  Adoption, on the other hand, is almost always quite expensive.  One of the hidden costs of adoption that often gets overlooked is the cost of […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted December 9, 2014     In

Benefits of Choosing to be a Mother Later in Life

Choosing to have a child later in life is often criticized as being dangerous for both mother and child, with the risk of pregnancy complications increasing with age.  Although there is no denying the fact that a woman’s fertility decreases with age, more and more women are choosing to put off pregnancy through egg freezing. […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted December 2, 2014     In

Best Gifts for an Expecting Parent

December can be a stressful time for anyone but especially when a baby is on the way. We’ve put together a gift guide for the expecting parent to make your holiday shopping hassle-free and extra special for that mom or dad-to-be. Pregnancy Books Reading a book on pregnancy and fetal development is a great way to prepare for a […]

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