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Is Monk Fruit Safe For Fertility Treatments?

Fertility Friend or Foe? Do Monk Fruit Sweeteners Affect Fertility Health? Trying to formulate the perfect fertility friendly diet can be a bit confusing. Unless you’re working with a dedicated Fertility Nutrition Counselor, figuring out the right balance of

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DECEMBER PATIENT OF MONTH

Amanda and Marcos first met Dr. Rosencrantz at Kaiser in 2010, long before the 4 children they have now.   Amanda had irregular cycles and PCOS and after their infertility evaluation was complete, they started

How Long Does IVF Take?

One of the most common questions we receive is also one of the most important: how long does IVF take? Typically, the process can take anywhere from 4weeks – 12weeks, depending on a variety of

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Using IVF with PGT To Prevent Genetic Disease

How a brave couple used IVF combined with Preimplantation Genetic Testing to ensure they won’t pass down a genetic disease Melanie and Gregory are two of the nicest people you could ever meet.  After five years

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Alex and Courtney Welcome Baby Marcus to the Mix

Dr. Marcus Rosencrantz first met Courtney and Alex at Kaiser Permanente back in 2013. They wanted to start their family but Courtney had a new diagnosis of polycystic ovary syndrome, or PCOS. Fortunately, after just

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What is Infertility?

Infertility Meaning and How to Treat It Building your family is an exciting and promising time in your life. Looking around it seems like it would be easy to get pregnant but it turns out

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Expanding Your Family – Tubal Reversal or IVF?

Tubal ligation is a permanent sterilization procedure that is commonly known as getting your tubes tied.  Across the world, permanent contraception methods like tubal ligation are the most common form of family planning; in the

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How Can Stress Effect IVF Treatment

Stress May Cause Infertility    Suffering from infertility causes stress and a research study finds that stress may be causing infertility.  For thousands of years stress has been linked to infertility. After all, infertility causes depression, anxiety, feelings of isolation and all

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COVID-19 and Pregnancy

How the Coronavirus Effects Fertility and IVF Treatments Because this is a new virus, there is still so much to learn about its impact on fertility and pregnancy.  At this time, there is no data about coronavirus infection causing infertility or birth defects,

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What is an IVF Cycle

Top Orange County IVF Doctor Explains  In Vitro Fertilization, or IVF, was first introduced to the world in 1978.  Since then, millions of IVF babies have been born and its success and affordability continue to improve year after year.    IVF itself is the process of removing

What IVF does to your body

Side Effects to IVF

What Does IVF do to your Body   In Vitro Fertilization, or IVF, is when a woman’s eggs are removed from her body and mixed with sperm in the laboratory to make embryos.  These embryos grow in the laboratory for

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What are the Success Rates of IVF?

In Vitro Fertilization Success Rate Explained  In Vitro Fertilization, or IVF, is the process of removing eggs from a woman’s body, mixing them with sperm in the laboratory to make embryos, growing embryos in the laboratory, and then placing

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What Are My Chances of Getting Pregnant After 35?

Each year, there are thousands of women in their mid to late 30’s that naturally conceive and have healthy babies, starting their families and beginning an exciting new journey in their lives. If you are

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IVF vs ICSI – What is the Difference?

If you are looking into fertility treatments and In Vitro Fertilization (otherwise known as IVF), then you probably already have some knowledge about what this process is like. IVF helps patients who have trouble conceiving

IVF vs IUI what is the difference

How is IUI different from IVF

If you are having a difficult time conceiving, you might have infertility. Infertility is when there is no pregnancy after a year of unprotected intercourse. If you are less than 35 years old, a year

(PGT-A) Preimplantation Genetic Testing for Aneuploidy

If I do IVF, Can I Test the Embryo for Diseases?

When pursuing IVF treatments, patients are often worried about the health and well-being of their growing baby. A common question is whether the embryo can be tested for genetic diseases prior to being transferred into

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