The Effects of Ovarian Cysts on Fertility

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Dec
Ovarian cysts are small sacs that develop inside or on the surface of a woman’s ovaries. They can vary in size and contain thin or thick fluid, blood or tissue. Ovarian cysts are very common — the majority of women develop at least one ovarian cyst before they reach menopause. Most of these women won’t […]

Determining Blood Type with a Donor Cycle

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27
Dec
Sometimes, we can feel inhibited by the unknown.  For some of our clients considering a cycle through our CNY Fertility Center Donor Program, determining the potential blood type of the child they are working to conceive results in anxiety and hesitation.  While it is not always possible to predict the exact blood type a child […]

Words of Support and Encouragement Week of December 27, 2010

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27
Dec
I hope you had a joyful winter holiday season, and you are feeling well rested!  This Sunday marks the beginning of a new year, and an opportunity to refresh your outlook on not only your cycle, but also your overall health. This is a great week to take an inventory of your physical and emotional […]

Support and Companionship on your Journey to Fertility

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21
Dec
{{clearboth}} We know why you’re here. You need support in dealing with this huge challenge that never used to exist, not until you started trying to have a baby. When you and your partner cannot conceive, it may seem like the end of the world. That is why we are here. We at CNY Fertility […]

DHEA Supplementation May Boost Fertility and IVF Success

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21
Dec
Women diagnosed with diminished ovarian reserve, premature ovarian failure, and those who are poor responders to fertility treatment cycle medications may benefit from DHEA supplementation to improve IVF outcomes. DHEA (dehydroepiandrosterone) is a naturally occurring hormone secreted by the adrenals, and to a lesser extent, the testes and the ovaries.   Scientists have concluded that some […]

Words of Support and Encouragement Week of December 20, 2010

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20
Dec
In the midst of the holiday season, finding the perfect gift can easily distract us from the greater meaning of the holidays.  Sometimes, we even forget why we are purchasing a gift for a loved one!  This year, try to spend a few moments reflecting on the true meaning behind your celebration.  Whether it is […]

Questions? It's after business hours, who do I call?

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17
Dec
CNY Fertility has recently implemented a service to accommodate our clients’ busy schedules. If you have any questions related to your fertility journey, Kari Gardner is available to help. Please call us toll free at 1-800-539-9870 and choose prompt #2 to speak to her right away, or you can email your questions to her at […]

Yoga for Fertility: Benefits and Poses

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16
Dec
Whether or not you practice yoga regularly, you may be wondering how certain postures can help you conceive. The answer is in restoration. You must recognize that when a woman is trying to get pregnant, she can be rather obsessive about it. This one-track way of thinking can take a lot out of you. The […]

Modern-Day Miracles by Louise L. Hay

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15
Dec
Modern-Day Miracles is a fascinating compilation of testimonials, exercises, and positive affirmations.  This is a great book for moments of doubt, and times when we need some extra confidence.  Hearing from many people’s perspectives on the power of positive thinking and affirmations, ignites an interest that there may truly be something to this practice. Louise […]

Dr. Rob's Monthly Tele-Workshop with Kristen Magnacca: Making Choices

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14
Dec
Monday, December 20th at 6:30pm discuss “Making Choices” about fertility issues, balancing the holiday festivities and life.  Our special guest will be Joanne Verkuilen the founder and co-ceo of Circle + Bloom. Joanne will facilitate a short meditation at the end of the hour.  Also, getting into the spirit of the holidays we will be […]