Monthly Archives: April 2018

Slightly underactive thyroid may affect women’s fertility

New research suggests that a slightly underactive thyroid may affect a woman’s ability to become pregnant, even when the gland is functioning at the low end of the normal range, according to a study published in the Endocrine Society’s Journal of … Continue reading

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Common allergy drugs may impair male fertility

The weather may not reveal it lately, but spring is definitely coming. For many, that means spring allergies are on the horizon. A new study, however, warns that antihistamines, a common allergy treatment, may contribute to male infertility. The study, … Continue reading

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Are you ready for National Infertility Awareness Week?

Every year, RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association sponsors National Infertility Awareness Week. This year, NIAW is April 22-28. We will be posting information about NIAW in the coming days and weeks, and we are asking you to help raise awareness. … Continue reading

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Professional, sincere, informative—highly recommended!

Here are two recent reviews we’d like to share: “Very professional and sincere. Highly recommended.” “Very informative. Low pressure to make decisions. Highly recommend.” Thanks to these patients and to everyone who posts positive reviews of our services, which you … Continue reading

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New podcast discusses premature ovarian insufficiency

Women generally experience a reduction in fertility when they enter their 40’s. However, if a woman has POI, treatment might be necessary to help with some of the symptoms. Dr. Virginia Mensah discusses premature ovarian insufficiency and treatment options available … Continue reading

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Knowledgeable, empathetic, terrific

Here are three recent reviews from our wonderful patients. “Dr. Mensah is extremely knowledgeable, approachable and comforting. All of our options were clearly explained in detail.” “Everyone was terrific. We are so blessed to have found Reproductive Science Center of … Continue reading

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New research extends egg health

Women have been told for years that if they don’t have children before their mid-30s, they may not be able to. But a new study from Princeton University has identified a drug that extends egg viability in worms, even when … Continue reading

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Two great grades

Two of our patients recently posted these nice reviews. “All the staff at Reproductive Science Center were fabulous. They were always positive and supportive through every step of the process. Thank you for a wonderful experience!” “We are beyond thrilled … Continue reading

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