When Should A Couple Seek Fertility Help at a Denver Fertility Clinic?

Infertility is medically defined as the inability to conceive a child after unprotected intercourse (i.e. no contraception) for one year.  Infertility affects over 5 million couples in the United States.  According to the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, nearly 9 percent of
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What Infertility Conditions Can Be Treated With Laparoscopy?

Laparoscopy is a reproductive surgery that provides successful results for women who have trouble getting pregnant due to a variety of problems.  Laparoscopy is generally performed on an outpatient basis using a laparoscope that is inserted into the naval and through other small incis
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An Overview of Recurrent Miscarriage from a Denver fertility clinic

Recurrent miscarriage is defined as the loss of at least two pregnancies before 28 weeks. Within the United States, approximately 1/4 of all pregnancies are lost during this timeframe. Data reveals that less than 10% of women experience two or more miscarriages, and less than 1% of wo
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The Benefits of Ovulation Induction – info from a Fertility Doctor

Ovulation induction is a procedure that can help non-menopausal women who are not ovulating release eggs and possibly become pregnant. Ovulation induction  is generally very effective and depending upon the reason for the lack of ovulation up to 80% of anovulatory (not ovulating) woma
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Failure to Conceive – What Does it Mean?

Repeated attempts at conceiving are frustrating for any couple trying to get pregnant. Failure brings up a variety of self-doubt, insecurities, and fear in men and women. But what does the failure to conceive really mean? Couples often underestimate the time it takes to get pregnant.
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Common Causes of Pregnancy Loss – from a Denver Fertility Clinic

Pregnancy loss occurs in approximately 30% of all pregnancies. However, approximately 4% of individuals can experience repeated pregnancy losses resulting in the need for a recurrent pregnancy loss evaluation in order to identify the possible reasons for multiple miscarriages. Couples
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Colorado Fertility Clinic Now Enrolling in Egg Freezing Study

Leading fertility clinic in Colorado, Rocky Mountain Fertility Center, is now enrolling in the second phase of its egg freezing study. The research is evaluating various methods of freezing eggs for subsequent fertilization. The technique is also called oocyte cryopreservation. Those
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Cryopreservation of Eggs, Embryos and Sperm

Cryopreservation is a freezing technique that can be used for eggs, embryos and sperm.  By freezing the eggs, sperm or embryos in certain situations, there is a reduction in the number of fertility drug stimulations and oocyte retrievals required.  Simplification and reduction in cost
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Who Is A Candidate for In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)?

For a variety of situations or conditions, In Vitro Fertilization (IVF), may be required as the first line of treatment.  In other cases, IVF may be needed if other treatment options fail to produce results.  Below is a compilation of indications for IVF treatment. Age Related Fertili
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