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This means holding your hand through appointments in the office – and extending that relationship beyond those doors as your trusted source for fertility information online. Our blog space was designed to provide medical advice, answers, opinions, and guidance to commonly asked patient questions. The articles are written by our physicians and staff so you know you are reading information you can trust. Occasionally, we include guest blogs on topics we think will be of interest to you.
Our blog entries have been indexed into the category topics below to help you find what you’re looking for faster. Each topic category will open up with a variety of related articles written to help you on your journey to parenthood.
Egg freezing has become a popular option for women who want to preserve their fertility until they are ready to try for a baby. Learn more about the egg freezing process:read more
If you are a woman who wants to have a child but are not ready or able to do so at the moment, then you might want to consider freezing your eggs. Egg freezing, or oocyte cryopreservation, is a process in which a woman undergoes treatments that enable a fertility...read more
If you are a woman who wants to carry a child at some point, you are probably aware that fertility declines as you age which may worry you about your chances of conception as you get older. Although you may not have heard the term advanced maternal age, you have...read more
Your fertility doctor can help guide you through the process, but here’s an overview of what you need to know about surrogacy:read more
Most people are familiar with the basics of what to do and what not to do while pregnant, but the best lifestyle choices to make while trying to conceive are somewhat less common knowledge. here are some basic dos and don’ts of trying to conceive.read more
Thanks to modern Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ART), more LGBTQ couples than ever before have the opportunity to fulfill their dreams of starting a family. Learn more about the options available:read more
First and foremost, thank you for taking the time to learn more about becoming an egg donor. Statistically, an estimated 12% of couples in the United States have difficulty becoming pregnant or staying pregnant. And for many of those couples, assisted reproductive...read more
Wanting to find out more about Invocell? Check out Dr. Bowling’s new video below that answers all of the most common questions about the new natural, affordable option for IVF.read more
Check out Dr. Meyer’s interview in this New York Times article about the complicated relationship between weight and fertility. At Carolina Conceptions, we realize that weight is a sensitive topic for many. We know that weight loss is difficult. We can refer you to...read more
Terry Hunter, RN @ Carolina Conceptions Can I exercise during fertility treatments? The answer is individualized depending on how much you exercised prior to treatment, the level of intensity, and the types of workouts you engaged in. If you currently exercise 5-7...read more