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Top PCOS and Fertility Facts

Top PCOS and Fertility Facts

PCOS is a common disorder that can lead to infertility struggles for many women. Fortunately, it's still possible to get pregnant despite PCOS.

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What You Need to Know About LGBTQ Fertility Treatment

What You Need to Know About LGBTQ Fertility Treatment

Learn how to navigate LGBTQ fertility and the importance of LGBTQ fertility testing at an inclusive fertility clinic.

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Family Balancing

Family Balancing

Pre-implantation genetic testing (PGT) has emerged as the most effective method of sex selection. In the PGT process, the patient undergoes in vitro fertilization (IVF) to enable testing of several embryos.

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Holistic approach to IUI/IVF/FET at IHR

Holistic approach to IUI/IVF/FET at IHR

Preparing for assisted reproductive therapy can be mentally and physically overwhelming. So many questions and worrying about what more you can be doing to improve positive outcomes can become consuming and increase ones stress and anxiety. ‍

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Difference Between Genetic Carrier Screening and PGT testing

Difference Between Genetic Carrier Screening and PGT testing

Let’s start by discussing what genetic carrier screening entails. A genetic carrier screening is a test that is done during the diagnostic phase of treatment (initial testing) to check if you are a carrier for specific genes/disorders. IHR uses Invitae’s Comprehensive Carrier Screen which currently is able to test for 289 genes. ‍

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"Can't recommend Jennifer enough - she's not just my acupuncturist anymore, she's my happy sanctuary and my fertility friend who's been with me every step of the way."

"Can't recommend Jennifer enough - she's not just my acupuncturist anymore, she's my happy sanctuary and my fertility friend who's been with me every step of the way."

I started fertility acupuncture with Jennifer about a week and a half before my frozen embryo transfer and she was with me on transfer day for pre- and post- transfer acupuncture support. Having her there was brilliant - during Covid partners weren't allowed to accompany patients, so having her friendly face in the room with me before and after the transfer was so comforting, keeping me calm and laughing.

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Virtual Holistic Fertility Mapping Consultation

Virtual Holistic Fertility Mapping Consultation

Fertility mapping is a unique supportive holistic framework designed to personalize and optimize patient’s wellness before, during, and after fertility treatments, such as IUI, IVF, or FET.

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Breast Cancer and Fertility Preservation 101

Breast Cancer and Fertility Preservation 101

Get to know your fertility options when diagnosed with breast cancer, especially at a young age. You deserve to be healthy AND preserve your fertility before administering any potentially irreversible harm to it.

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Fertility Acupuncture at IHR

Fertility Acupuncture at IHR

In office acupuncture treatments with Jennifer Paschen, L.Ac., MSOM, DCCM, are now available on Tuesdays by appointment only. We recommend starting acupuncture as soon as possible if you are awaiting any assisted fertility treatment- this includes: IUI, IVF, FET.

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Using CRISPR to create an HLA matched sibling for treating Fanconi Anemia

Using CRISPR to create an HLA matched sibling for treating Fanconi Anemia

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Endometrial Receptivity Analysis (ERA)

Endometrial Receptivity Analysis (ERA)

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Does IHR provide discounted treatment for Military Troops and Veterans?

Does IHR provide discounted treatment for Military Troops and Veterans?

A new comprehensive report by the nonpartisan advocacy group SWAN (Service Women’s Action Network), with results from almost 800 women, reveals that access to fertility health care is even more limited for women in the military and military veterans, while infertility rates are much higher than civilians.

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New Patients

New Patients

It is our pleasure to welcome you to the Institute for Human Reproduction. We are here to guide you through the process of diagnosis and treatment, starting with your initial consultation with your physician and nurse coordinator here at one of our clinics.

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