Monthly Archives: June 2019

Mom’s stress can affect male fertility, study finds

Men whose mothers were exposed to stressful life events while they were in the first 18 weeks of pregnancy may have reduced sperm counts when they become adults, according to a study published in Human Reproduction. Research has shown that the … Continue reading

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Experimental fertility preservation provides hope for young men

Testicular tissue samples obtained from 189 males who were facing procedures that could imperil fertility were cryopreserved at one university, proving the feasibility of centralized processing and freezing of testicular tissue obtained from academic medical centers scattered around the world. … Continue reading

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RSCNJ proudly celebrates LGBTQ Pride Month

June is designated LGBTQ Pride Month, but here at RSCNJ we are proud to serve the LGBTQ community all year long. At RSCNJ, we go beyond helping infertile couples. We also offer LGBTQ family building services. Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, … Continue reading

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“RSCNJ turned us into a family”

A happy patient of ours writes: “RSCNJ turned us into a family. After many cycles, many years, a lot of tears and heartbreak, we gave birth to our son last week. We couldn’t have done this without the help of … Continue reading

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Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand proposes requiring insurance coverage of fertility care

New York Senator and U.S. Democratic presidential hopeful Kirsten Gillibrand recently proposed requiring insurance companies to cover expensive fertility treatments, part of a “Family Bill of Rights” that would also help with adoption and medical care. “My new proposal, the … Continue reading

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Six questions to ask your employer about fertility benefits

Nearly one out of every eight couples in the U.S. are affected by infertility. During National Infertility Awareness Week, in April, Good Morning America put the spotlight on infertility stories to help demystify and destigmatize all paths to parenthood. In … Continue reading

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Four ways to manage infertility stress

RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association understands that it’s important to set realistic goals and develop an awareness of stressors and stress when dealing with infertility. That’s why they have a web page devoted to helping you do just that. The … Continue reading

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