Preserve Today, Empower Tomorrow: Virtual Event with Fertility Experts on Fertility Preservation 

Embarking on the journey of family planning is an exciting and transformative experience, and understanding your egg freezing options can be the key to empowering your future. Join us for a free virtual event on Thursday, February 15 at 4 PM PT | 6 PM CST | 7 PM EST, where four distinguished fertility experts…

North America’s Top Fertility Clinics in 2024

For aspiring parents, the family-building journey is one of life’s most significant and exhilarating experiences. Thanks to advancements in assisted reproductive technologies (ART), countless individuals and couples from all walks of life have the opportunity to take control of their path to parenthood. However, embarking on this journey through fertility care involves a lot of…

How to Support Someone You Love who is Experiencing Infertility | Alice D. Domar, PhD

When my parents went through infertility many years ago, my mom didn’t tell a soul. She felt that it was shameful, a secret. Even ten years ago, research showed most women didn’t tell their own mothers. But today, perhaps inspired by the numerous celebrities who have spoken openly about the heartache of infertility and pregnancy…

Trying to Figure out How to Cope During the Holidays? | Ask Dr. Domar

Q: One of my main triggers are holiday cards. Opening them and seeing these happy family photos is so hard, yet I don’t want to miss seeing the other accomplishments of family and friends. Any good ideas? A: Most people experiencing infertility have a tough time with pregnancy announcements, gender reveals, Santa lap sitting photos,…

Thriving Through the Holidays While Dealing With Infertility

The holidays – a time of year filled with cheer, shopping, cooking, and attending gatherings. However, for those struggling with infertility, this season can also intensify the focus on daily reminders of that struggle. The simple joy of seeing a child visit Santa or opening presents can be heart-wrenching when every child reminds you of…

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How to navigate infertility at the holidays? | Ask Dr. Domar

Holiday celebrations often bring mixed emotions for those experiencing infertility. The holiday season can be magical — and overwhelming. Along with cherished memories of years past, each December brings moments of joy, chaos, happy shopping, purchase regrets, baking successes, epic baking fails, and of course the potential to eat and drink far too much. The…

The Biological Clock: Understanding How Age Impacts Fertility

Like many other bodily functions, fertility is dramatically impacted by aging. As we get older, it becomes increasingly challenging to get pregnant naturally, especially as you reach your 40s. Whatever your family-building goals entail, understanding the role that age plays in fertility is a crucial point of knowledge. In this post, we’ll explore some of…

Pregnancy and Infant Loss: Coping and Seeking Support

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If you or someone you know has experienced the heart-wrenching loss of pregnancy or infant, you are familiar with the profound emotional and psychological impact it can have, not only on the individuals directly affected but also on their partners and loved ones. The Prelude Network® is committed to raising awareness about pregnancy and infant…

PCOS and Infertility: Exploring Treatment Options

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is a common hormonal disorder that often affects people during their reproductive years. PCOS causes various symptoms that impact fertility, including irregular menstrual periods, hormonal imbalances, and ovarian cysts. But despite its many challenges, several successful treatment options are available for PCOS-related infertility. How PCOS Impacts Fertility PCOS can significantly impact…