Author Archives: Reproductive Science Center of New Jersey

New mechanism underlying male infertility

The sperm tail is essential for male fertility and thus for sexual reproduction. The tail, or flagellum, has to beat in a very precise and coordinated manner to allow progressive swimming of the sperm. Failure to do so can lead … Continue reading

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Lisa would ‘undoubtedly recommend’ RSCNJ

Lisa, a patient of ours, says: “I would undoubtedly recommend Dr. Ziegler and his staff. It was hard to leave them once we were pregnant and released to our OB. His staff is so sweet and compassionate. We look forward … Continue reading

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Cannabis use may reduce pregnancy chances, study finds

Women who use cannabis products could have a more difficult time conceiving a child than women who do not use marijuana, suggests a study by researchers at the National Institutes of Health. For each monthly cycle, women who had used … Continue reading

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Theresa says RSCNJ is ‘100% recommended!’

Our patient Theresa recently posted comments about her experience at RSCNJ. “All of the doctors and staff here were efficient, friendly and compassionate. Dr. Ziegler is very knowledgeable. The appointments were always great with little to no wait time. Even … Continue reading

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RSCNJ information on the coronavirus vaccine

Many fertility care patients and their families have questions about the coronavirus vaccine–how it works, how safe it is and whether they should get it. The bottom line is this: Patients undergoing fertility treatment and pregnant patients should be encouraged … Continue reading

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Dr. Ziegler is ‘kind, compassionate, honest and amazing’

Ashley, a recent patient of ours, says this about her treatment at RSCNJ. “I cannot say enough good things about Dr. Ziegler. He is kind, compassionate, honest and amazing at what he does. He takes his time with us each … Continue reading

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Father’s health a factor in pregnancy loss, study finds

A father who is in bad health before conception may increase the odds for pregnancy loss, a new study in the journal Human Reproduction reports. Researchers looked at data on 958,804 pregnancies between 2007 and 2016, and correlated that with … Continue reading

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Dr. Ziegler ‘helped us become parents-to-be!’

Our patient Kathryn writes, “My husband and I started our journey with Dr. Ziegler in May of this year. Dr. Ziegler and his team made such a difficult process as easy as it could be. He is kind and comforting. … Continue reading

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Is this the year you start fertility care?

When you think about your goals for 2021, is one of them to look into seeing a fertility specialist? When it comes to fertility struggles and the decision to seek professional help, it can be difficult for couples to determine … Continue reading

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New podcast: Lifestyle choices and the effect on fertility

It’s estimated that 7.4% of women and their husbands in the United States have a diagnosis of infertility; worldwide, this could be as high as 15%. “But we have to really keep in mind there are some other factors that … Continue reading

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