Infertility Perspective

 
 
  • EAU 2022 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from EAU 2022
  • AUGS 2022 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from the AUGS 2022
  • Roe v Wade: Confusion Reigns An experienced nurse discusses issues and concepts regarding the landmark abortion case as well as current thoughts on when life begins.
  • Environmental Health Is Going to Get Very Personal Sometimes it seems that not much can be done to protect the environment, but there are steps we can take to lessen the impact on our personal health and protect that of our patients.
  • Episode 5: Treatment/Follow-up for Premenopausal Women With Breast Cancer   Drs Lidia Schapira and Kathryn Ruddy discuss treatment and follow-up care for premenopausal women with breast cancer.
  • AUA 2022 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from AUA 2022
  • ACOG 2022 Read clinically focused news coverage of key developments from ACOG 2022
  • Indications and Techniques for Multifetal Pregnancy Reduction Twin pregnancies have a significantly higher risk than singleton gestations of preterm birth, maternal complications, and neonatal morbidity and mortality.
  • With or Without Children: It Is None of Your Business As a physician in my thirties, people assume I have children -- or even worse, negatively judge me for not. What do I tell them? Why have I chosen this path? Find out why it really is nobody's business.
  • Fertility After Tubal Ligation — It's a Matter of 'AGE' Despite the original intent of permanent contraception, tubal sterilization regret is experienced by 2% to 26% of women.
  • Managing Acne Well   Use one of these fixed-dose combos first. And what about oral contraceptives? Dr Neil Skolnik summarizes the recommendations.
  • Endocrine Care for Childhood Cancer Survivors   Children who have been through cancer treatment may face a range of endocrine issues. Dr Jessica Lilley interviews Dr. Priyanka Bakhtiani about optimizing care for these kids.
  • 5 Things: Tips for People with Partners Experiencing IVF When Fernando Porter, MD, and his wife experienced fertility complications, Porter learned it's okay to ask for support. Here are 5 lessons he learned while accompanying his partner through IVF treatment.
  • Stress and Infertility -- Is It a Proven Cause and Effect? To provide the presumption of stress affecting reproduction, a recent survey of over 5000 infertility patients found that 98% considered emotional stress as a cause/contributor to infertility.
  • When Physicians Are the Plaintiffs The view from the exam table may not be as rosy as we hope when we are patients. Can we fix that?
  • Exploring the Relationship of COVID-19 Vaccines and Fertility Information circulating on social networks posits that the coronavirus vaccine may influence infertility in men, which, according to physicians, is not grounded in reality.
  • Racism Is a Social Determinant of Black Maternal Health An initiative by the Association of Black Cardiologists in media partnership with OWN Digital brings awareness to the shocking statistics on Black maternal mortality and morbidity.
  • Impact of COVID Vaccines on Menstrual Cycles   A study suggesting that the COVID vaccines alter women's menstrual cycles got a lot of media attention. Dr Andrew Kaunitz comments on the significance of the study findings.
  • Germline Signatures of Toxicity: A Fertile Field   Dr David Kerr discusses a recent genome-wide association study conducted to investigate germline signatures of toxicity.
  • A 27-Year-Old Woman With Pelvic Pain Explore histological findings in a 27-year-old woman who presents to her gynecologist with a 4-month history of pelvic pain and metrorrhagia.