Genesis Fertility Centre is committed to fertility patient care, and screening for chromosomal abnormalities can help reduce the probability of a failed cycle, miscarriage or abnormal pregnancy from an IVF… moreabout:Wellness Wednesday: Comprehensive Chromosomal Screening & Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Fertility treatment does not increase the risk of breast cancer; however, scientific literature suggests that women who are experiencing infertility are at increased… moreabout:Wellness Wednesday: Breast Self-Exam
By Susan Lockhart, PhD, MBA, BScN In the scientific community a number of studies have looked at the impact stress has on the outcomes of fertility treatments. While the results are… moreabout:Wellness Wednesday: Stress and In Vitro Fertilization Treatment
Why use donor sperm? Using donor sperm is an option for women who desire pregnancy. Women who are single or in a same-sex relationship have the opportunity to build a… moreabout:Donor Sperm; the Choice is Yours!
Over the past number of months for Wellness Wednesday, we have presented a wide range of topics to our readers. Now, we would love to hear from you! What have… moreabout:We would love to hear from you!
By: Carla Bondoc It’s no secret that the body absorbs chemicals through the skin, so whether you are trying to conceive or are already pregnant, choosing healthier skin care products… moreabout:Wellness Wednesday: The Goodness of Mineral Make-Up
If you’re in the process of trying to get pregnant or are currently pregnant, one thing is for sure. Maternal health and fetal health go hand in hand. One… moreabout:Wellness Wednesdays: Folic Acid
By: Dr. Sonya Kashyap & Dr. Spence Pentland A recent article by Postmedia News’ Sharon Kirkey highlighted Canada’s fertility specialists’ on-going discussion about whether guidelines should be established for helping (or… moreabout:Wellness Wednesdays: How and Why Optimizing BMI Improves IVF Success Rates
It’s Wellness Wednesday! For this week’s post, our medical director, Dr. Sonya Kashyap, has some healthy pregnancy advice for those who have or are trying to conceive.
We know that in vitro fertilization (IVF) is stressful and one of the most difficult parts is removing yourself from your usual activities such as exercise. Yet in general,… moreabout:Wellness Wednesdays: Why I Should Walk During IVF