Why you need to commit to quit smoking…..today

The detrimental effects of smoking on cardiovascular health are well documented, however the effects on fertility may not be well known. Smoking can cause delays in time to conception and increase the likelihood of infertility. Smoking women appear to have an accelerated loss of their eggs, an increased time to conception, and a decreased likelihood…
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PCOS… or not?

PCOS is a condition involving irregular periods, elevated levels of male hormones (hyperandrogenism) that can cause male pattern hair growth, and ultrasound findings of polycystic ovaries. PCOS is very common, affecting 5-10% of all women. Occasionally, the symptoms of PCOS can actually be caused by another underlying condition that is indistinguishable from PCOS without an…
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When to seek care from an REI

Deciding to seek care from an Infertility Specialist can be a scary and overwhelming experience. Approximately 10-15 % of couples in the United States are infertile, so you are definitely not alone! Doctors who exclusively treat infertility are called Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility Specialists (REI), and have completed an extra three years of fellowship training…
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You Can #BoycottDolceGabbana If You Want, Or You Can Just Build Your Family

Everything You Always Wanted To Know About LGBT Family Building But Were Afraid To Ask The recent uproar over designers Dolce and Gabbana’s negative remarks about conceiving through IVF (In Vitro Fertilization) or ART (Assisted Reproductive Technology) has put the spotlight on Lesbian and Gay parenting and families. This is a good thing. The more…
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Endometrial Receptivity Array (ERA)

Infertility patients and doctors may be frustrated by many different challenges. One in particular, however, causes us unique angst: lack of pregnancy despite multiple transfers of CGH-normal embryos or egg donation embryos. In these cases, when the uterus appears to be normal and the endometrium appears to be prepared by ultrasound parameters, it is very…
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Learn about Fertility, Egg Freezing and Updates on Reproductive Technology

Please join Debbra Keegan, MD May 14, 2015 | 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM Robbinsville Library 42 Robbinsville-Allentown Road Robbinsville, NJ She will discuss the remarkable advances that have been made in the field of assisted reproductive technologies over the past few years. Improvements in laboratory techniques and innovations in ovulation induction, egg freezing and…
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You Are Not Alone

So many times in our lives when bad things happen we can feel like we are alone in the experience. Being diagnosed with infertility was one of those times for me. At that point in my life, I hadn’t known anyone in my circle of friends who had trouble conceiving or came away from an…
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IRMS offers Secure Online Payment option

IRMS is pleased to announce it has added a convenient and secure way for our patients to submit payment for services and upcoming treatment cycles. For new and existing patients, we can now process secure on-the-spot credit card transactions through Authorize.net. http://www.sbivf.com/secure-online-payment/ As always if you have questions about your bill or wish to speak…
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IRMS Offering Patient Support Groups

Research on support groups for medical conditions have shown to be useful and effective in helping patients cope with treatment they are facing. Finding support when dealing with infertility is important, but not always easy. Friends and family can provide some support, but even the very best of friends can’t truly understand what you are…
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