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MCRM Fertility is Participating in an International Clinical Trial: Become a Participant and Receive FREE Testing

November 9, 2017

MCRM Fertility (MCRM Fertility) is one of only (20) fertility centers across the globe that is participating in  a new international study to evaluate a new tool to lead to more successful outcomes.  If you or someone you know is undergoing IVF therapy, you/they may be eligible to participate in this international study at MCRM…

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Dr. Doug Gliedt presents Lab 101, what occurs behind the fertility center lab door at MCRM Fertility

Lab101: Learn What Takes Place Behind the Lab Door

October 26, 2017

MCRM Fertility Lab Director, Dr. Gliedt, will be the next host presenter of Doctors and Donuts, Friday, November 10th at 7:15 am. Grab a light breakfast and enjoy a cup of Joe before starting your day and at the same time learn a little bit of how a fertility center’s laboratory works and what takes…

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Suncreen and its effect on infertility

Sunscreen and its possible effects on Infertility

June 20, 2017

The Summer is here… Are you headed out to enjoy some fun in the sun? Research has shown that sunscreen may be having an impact on male factor fertility, better yet, sperm quality. According to recent studies, it’s the chemicals found in sunscreen that can contribute to this finding. Danish researchers who studied the UV…

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Infertility Couple

A Ten Year Retrospective to Today: My Infertility Journey

May 22, 2017

Ten Years ago today, I was a first grade teacher, living LIFE teaching a classroom full of 27 first grade students. Ten Years ago today, I was a wife yearning for a child that once was told was never possible. Ten Years ago today, I was a scared and yet excited patient of Dr. Peter…

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Is Mini IVF the right treatment

The Truth about Mini-IVF/Micro-IVF/Intravaginal Culture Devices

April 3, 2017

There are a multitude of variations, methods and protocols to do in vitro fertilization (IVF).  There have been protocols that have come and gone over the decades but currently there are quite a few different ways to go about things.  This implies, of course, that there is one “best” way to do IVF and certainly I…

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Is A Semen Analysis Enough To Predict Male Fertility Potential?

November 1, 2016

Is a simple semen analysis enough to properly and effectively predict male fertility potential? Dr. Ahlering reviews semen analysis testing and discusses why standard testing may simply not provide enough information that can accurately provide male fertility assessment.

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Zika & Fertility: ASRM Guidelines For Reproductive Age Women & Men

September 16, 2016

Planning on Pregnancy but Traveling to Zika Affected Areas? Be Prepared The American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) updated their guidelines for reproductive age women and men, September 13, 2016. Following are the guidelines: Women and men who have Zika virus disease should wait at least 6 months after onset of illness to attempt reproduction.…

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Men With “Normal” Semen Analysis May Still Suffer Male Factor Infertility

July 7, 2016

This is an excellent article that shows that even in guys who have “NORMAL” semen analysis results, the majority of the sperm are abnormal; abnormal in chromosomal and DNA content. Thus, this leads to abnormal (aneuploid) embryo development. Obviously this is crucial in the process of embryo development and the sustainability of a pregnancy. What…

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Know How Your Biological Clock Ticks: Attend MCRM’s Fertility & Genetic Screening Day

October 9, 2014

MCRM Fertility & Women’s Health Center is extremely excited to be offer a second “Fertiity & Genetics Carrier” Screening Event, November 7th and November 8th. In August, we held our first such event and had such overwhelming demand that we wanted to be able to offer this critical testing to those who were unable to…

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MCRM To Host FREE Genetics & Fertility Screening Event

July 1, 2014

MCRM Fertility and Women’s Health Center will be hosting a special event and you’re invited. This special event, concerning genetic carrier and fertility screening, will be provided at NO OUT OF POCKET COST to the patient. The event will be held at our center, in the Chesterfield Valley at Boones Crossing and I-64/US40, Friday August…

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