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The Covid Vaccine, Fertility and Pregnancy

The Covid Vaccine, Fertility and Pregnancy

The Covid Vaccine + Fertility: the lowdown Dr. Jennifer Nichols, DO, of Sincera Reproductive Medicine shares a bit of the science of the covid vaccine and why pregnant patients are high on the priority list to receive the vaccine. We note that this is such a personal...

Standard Fertility Testing

Standard Fertility Testing

What are the standard tests when you start infertility / fertility treatments? Dr. Jennifer Nichols, DO, of Sincera Reproductive Medicine shares the recommended initial testing for individuals and couples going through IUI, IVF, reciprocal IVF / co-IVF. Also why...

WHAT TO EXPECT AT YOUR FIRST FERTILITY VISIT

WHAT TO EXPECT AT YOUR FIRST FERTILITY VISIT

What to expect at your first infertility appointment. Dr. Jennifer Nichols, DO, of Sincera Reproductive Medicine shares what you can expect at your first fertility / infertility appointment. Whether you're going through ICI, IUI, IVF, RIVF or surrogacy with a...

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A World Opened: New Opportunities for Surrogacy & Parentage in NY

A World Opened: New Opportunities for Surrogacy & Parentage in NY

Like countless New Yorkers, I spent my 20’s running in the rat race by day and enjoying life in the big city by night.  Family planning was the furthest thing from my mind.  But in 2014, I got married and within a year, set down to the task of starting a family. ...

Q&A: the birth certificate and cis hetero couples

Q&A: the birth certificate and cis hetero couples

Q: Why does the birth certificate tend to have "legal weight" for cis hetero couples but it doesn't for same sex cis couples?A: That's a great question!  The truth is, it doesn't have the "legal weight" that we assume for cis hetero couples either.  The difference is...

What is CMV And How Can it Affect My Pregnancy?

What is CMV And How Can it Affect My Pregnancy?

Republished with the permission of Seattle Sperm Bank.Cytomegalovirus, or CMV, is a member of the herpes virus family that includes cold sores, chicken pox, and infectious mononucleosis. It’s a common virus that affects 50 to 85% percent of American...

Nutrition for Mamas (and Carriers) Part 3

Nutrition for Mamas (and Carriers) Part 3

postpartum Nutrition women's health nurse practitioner guides us through nutrition tips for the fourth trimester (postpartum) in this article.  links to nutrition for fertility + pregnancy at the bottom! YOU DID IT!! No matter what your pregnancy was like, how smooth...

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