Lately, I’ve had a lot of patients with questions about salivary hormone testing. Usually, when a medical doctor measures hormones it always involves a blood draw. So why am I asking all of my patients to spit?
This week, the pharmacy retailer Boots in Britain stocked its shelves with a revolutionary fertility product – fertility testing kits for men!
Going through an IVF procedure and not having a successful healthy pregnancy is a devastating event in a woman and her partners life. This always leaves you with the question "what caused the IVF failure?". According to Lucy Eades their are 4 main reasons for an IVF to fail.
One of my favourite news stories of all time talked about Janet Ady’s demonstration in 2009. At a gathering of the Children & Nature Network, Janet (from the US Fish and Wildlife Services) stood before a crowd and held up a pharmacy bottle inscribed with a physician’s prescription. The prescription was as appropriate for adults as it was for children.
Special Event Announcement - Joyfully Pregnant Summit
I am happy to share that I am participating for the second consecutive year the Joyfully Pregnant Summit where I am joining another 15 healthcare providers in offering tips and suggestions to help with infertility and miscarriages.
So you’ve decided it’s time to start weaning your baby from breastfeeding, and you’re thinking – “now what?” Each Mum, with each baby, will decide at one point that it’s time for her to discontinue breastfeeding her babe and will begin the process of decreasing the number of feeds per day over time. Whether it’s because you’re going back to work, taking medication that is contraindicated in breastfeeding, or another of the many reasons for weaning, here are a few things to help you through the process.