Making families a reality
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.
Tessa Prentice, CMA @ Carolina Conceptions It is never too early to start taking folic acid, even before you plan to conceive. Taking a prenatal vitamin with folic acid is advised years before conceiving. One study showed that women who took folic acid for at least a...read more
Last month we posted an article about coping with infertility during the holidays. Since this time of year can be the most stressful while struggling with infertility I thought it would be nice to revisit the topic. RESOLVE posted this helpful article that offers...read more
$5,500 Cycle Fee Includes: Cycle Monitoring, Egg Retrieval, and Freezing of up to 20 eggs. Cycle fee does not include: Physician Consult, Medications, or Anesthesia (for Egg Retrieval). The Egg Freeze Cycle must be completed by the end of February 2018. For more...read more
Dr. Ryan Blazei, Clinical Psychologist It is that time of year – the holidays are upon us. This season can be a wonderful time, but it can also be highly stressful. Holidays bring many demands – shopping, preparing for gatherings, travel, and visiting with extended...read more
Carolina Conceptions is proud to offer INVOcell, the affordable, simple, and more natural form of IVF to help you create the family you want. For many couples struggling with infertility, access to treatment is often not possible. Financial challenges, religious,...read more
by: Jill Carrozza, BS, Embryologist @ Carolina Conceptions I recently had the privilege to attend an ASRM (American Society of Reproductive Medicine) meeting in San Antonio, TX. This meeting is a compilation of fellow reproductive endocrinologists, nurses,...read more
Carolina Conceptions is one of three infertility centers in the country that has been chosen to evaluate EVIE, a slow release sperm insemination device. Early studies show a doubling in pregnancy rates over conventional IUI. Currently we are enrolling up to 40...read more
It's no secret that women are waiting longer to begin their families. Yet, the single most important factor influencing a woman's ability to conceive, is still her age. The longer you wait, the less likely you are to get pregnant- unless you take control of your...read more
Do you want to eat pie for a good cause this Thanksgiving? This season you can be part of a wonderful fundraiser called Share the Pie. Not a pie lover? You can also bake, sell, or volunteer! Share the Pie contributes to Alliance Medical Ministry and StepUp Ministry,...read more
By: Terry Hunter, RN @ Carolina Conceptions This is a very common question asked by our patients. As we all know, our diet is important for our overall health and well-being. What we eat can also affect whether we ovulate or not each month. If we do not ovulate,...read more