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Essential Medical Services

Fertility treatment as an essential medical service

On Saturday, April 9th the Governor of NY State, Andrew Cuomo, in his executive order characterized fertility treatment as an essential medical service. Of course, this relates to NY State residents and the practices in that state. Also, it is contrary to what the American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) recommends. The leadership of our […]
a ray of hope and good news

A ray of hope and good news

Although the news concerning the pandemic has become more and more alarming over time a ray of hope and good news also reaching us. A recently published study found that 86% of 43 women that were infected with COVID 19 had the mild clinical version of the disease by contrast to the experienced we had […]
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Age, BMI & Pregnancy

In 2007 The Society of Assisted Reproductive Technology (SART) compiled the information from all the clinics in the United States (US) that performed in-vitro fertilization (IVF) treatments and compared the live birth rate and the frequency of miscarriages to the body weight of the treated patient. There were over 45,000 cases reported in that year […]