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August 16, 2019

PCOS Diva is a great blog to follow!

https://pcosdiva.com/2019/08/under-eating-overtraining/

July 30, 2019

Recurrent Pregnancy Loss Can Be A Very Difficult and Lonely Diagnosis

“Recurrent pregnancy loss can be a very difficult and lonely diagnosis.  Please know this ... these losses are not your fault.  It is such a challenging problem and even now we can only determine the…

July 23, 2019

You are not alone on this journey!

We know that infertility can often feel like a lonely struggle.  Please know that you are not alone and that help and support are available! Dr. Melissa Yates  https://www.wunc.org/post/fertile-ground-silent-struggle-infertility

July 21, 2019

Researchers Examine Relationship Between Work Hours And Risk Of Miscarriage Or Preterm Birth

Here is more support for sleep disruption as a dramatic stressor in reproduction.  We have noticed that physiologic stress patients that we term "hypothalamic dysfunction" seem to have a much greater chance of miscarriage as…

July 18, 2019

Estradiol May Have Protective Effect Against Cognitive Impairment In Women With Visceral Adipose Tissue, Research Suggests

More evidence that estrogen is protective to brain function and hopefully inching the needle toward more acceptance of normalization of estrogen for women.  The headwinds and resistance still abound when it comes to estrogen use…

July 09, 2019

Study Shows Women With Endometriosis More Likely To Use Opioids For Prolonged Periods, Use Benzodiazepines Concomitantly

Of course this is the case.  The medical system is failing endometriosis patients in a dramatic way.  If you were taught that endometriosis surgery doesn't work and that it recurs anyway, and that most medicines…

July 01, 2019

Summer Tomato Salad for Your 4th of July Celebration

https://kalynskitchen.com/summer-tomato-salad-with-goat-cheese/ BASIC SALAD DIRECTIONS: Slice tomatoes in thick slices, half-moon slices, or even large diced pieces if using small tomatoes. Arrange tomatoes on seving dish.Drizzle tomatoes with basil vinaigrette, then sprinkle goat cheese and chopped…

June 24, 2019

Research Indicates Children Conceived Through ART Do Not Face Increased Cancer Risk

These studies from small countries like the Netherlands are helpful because their socialized systems do allow for accurate data collection and likely capture most events in the healthcare system for the country.  This safe bill…

June 18, 2019

Fertility Clinics Reportedly Refusing Treatment To Women With High BMI

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/06/18/magazine/fertility-weight-obesity-ivf.html This is certainly a very emotional and controversial subject.  To read the coverage on this, you would think doctors are refusing care to patients because they don't like people who are overweight.  This is…

June 11, 2019

Uterine Fibroids

​Uterine fibroids (also known as leiomyomas) are extremely common muscle tumors (or growths) that develop from a single muscle cell within the womb.  It is stated in the literature that up to 75% of women…

May 29, 2019

Pediatrics Group Advises Nursing Mothers To Avoid Marijuana.

Caution:  It has been amazing to me the speed with which the marijuana legalization movement has changed popular thought.  Especially in our younger patients, there is a sense that somehow marijuana is good for everything.…

May 20, 2019

Hypothalamic Dysfunction

Hypothalamic dysfunction in women is an epidemic following what I call the “exercise revolution” that began about 1980 and the dramatic change in athletics for women in U.S. schools about that time. Women now feel…

May 13, 2019

Prepregnancy BMI May Be More Important Risk Factor For Adverse Maternal-Fetal Outcomes Than Weight Gain During Pregnancy, Meta-Analysis Suggests.

This study clearly supports our belief that BMI correlates with metabolic dysfunction severity.  Pre-pregnancy weight is the measure of this parameter.  If this can be significantly changed, we see a much better outcome beginning with…

May 06, 2019

Mother’s Day

“While Mother’s Day can be a wonderful holiday to celebrate those we love, it’s important to remember that this day can also be tough for many families.  This site provides great advice for all sorts…

May 02, 2019

This is Infertility!

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/this-is-infertility_b_9687202

April 26, 2019

Nation Infertility Awareness Week

“This week is National Infertility Awareness Week which works to highlight how common infertility really is and to help people reach out and realize that they are not alone. Infertility can be a very lonely…

April 22, 2019

Fertility Solutions & Support

Please follow us on Facebook & Instagram to get facts on fertility and encouragement on your journey. https://m.facebook.com/ARSorlando https://instagram.com/advancedreproductivespecialist?r=nametag

April 15, 2019

Many Women with Menstrual Symptoms Do Not Tell Their Families or Physicians, Study Indicates.

Many Women With Menstrual Symptoms Do Not Tell Their Families Or Physicians, Study Indicates. These findings are completely consistent with our findings after taking thousands of histories of women with pelvic pain.  We ask every…

April 10, 2019

We love this website that supports moms to have a healthy pregnancy!

This is a great website that supports moms to have a healthy pregnancy!!!   We love the Whole30 diet tips!!! http://WWW.WHOLEMAMASCLUB.COM

April 09, 2019

Working at Least Two Night Shifts Weekly Increases Risk of Miscarriage in Pregnant Women.

Working at Least Two Night Shifts Weekly Increases Risk of Miscarriage in Pregnant Women. https://consumer.healthday.com/sexual-health-information-32/miscarriage-news-478/pregnant-women-who-work-at-night-face-miscarriage-risk-744139.html   This study finding supports our theory describing circadian rhythm and sleep disruption as with sleep apnea as maybe the…

April 09, 2019

Stress Apprears to Lower a Women’s Chances of Getting Pregnant, Study Finds.

Stress Appears to Lower a Woman’s Chances of Getting Pregnant, Study Finds. https://consumer.healthday.com/mental-health-information-25/stress-health-news-640/stress-might-undercut-benefits-of-healthy-diet-for-women-715012.html There are so few studies focused on stress and fertility.  We know from working daily with patients struggling to become pregnant, that…