Covid infection does not affect a woman’s egg pool, a study conducted by IVIRMA researchers in Spain recently found.
In May and June 2020, researchers at IVI Madrid measured Anti Mullerian Hormone (AMH) levels in 46 infertility patients who had recovered from Covid to see whether the virus had compromised their ovarian reserve.
Ovarian reserve, or the amount of eggs a woman has in her ovaries, is best measured by her levels of AMH, a hormone expressed by tiny cells growing on her egg-containing follicles.
The study participants were split into two groups: one group of older women, averaging 38 years old, and
Do you want to get pregnant but are hesitant about getting the Covid vaccine? You're not alone.
Whether your hesitation stems from the fact that the vaccine is so new or those persistent infertility rumors on the Internet, your reluctance is not only understandable but very common. Since pregnant and breastfeeding women were not included in the initial clinical trials, and the effect of the vaccines on fertility was not studied (at the onset), many women are wary of receiving the vaccines. After all, every woman wants only the best for themselves and their future children.
The good news is that today,
This blog is part of Fertility FAQ, a series where RMA doctors answer your most pressing questions. Today’s physician expert is Dr. Scott Morin, who practices out of RMA Northern California in San Francisco.
When it comes to choosing a fertility clinic, you want to make sure the clinic is the right fit for you and that you feel as comfortable as possible there.
A big part of that is feeling like your clinic ‘gets you’ and operates on a similar wavelength, from how relatable and compassionate the doctors are to how quickly they get back to you when you have a
Does Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) Cause Infertility?
If you’re wondering whether Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is the reason you are struggling to conceive, the answer could be yes. PCOS is one of the most common, but treatable, causes of infertility in women.
RMA physicians Dr. Scott Morin and Dr. Jonathan Kort share important information on the condition below.
What is PCOS?
PCOS is a hormonal disorder that affects up to 20 percent of reproductive-age women. Because the condition affects the body’s hormonal processes, it has an effect on ovulation and fertility. Many women with PCOS have trouble conceiving naturally, but with the right treatment,
It is best to seek the assistance of a fertility specialist if you are younger than 35 and haven't been successful in achieving a pregnancy in 12 months. For couples older than 35, it is recommended after trying for 6 months.
We know that coming into a fertility clinic for testing can be stressful when you don't know what to expect. To help, our fertility specialists have put together a blog outlining everything you need to know. We’ll introduce you to the different types of infertility tests and prepare you with a general idea of what constitutes a positive or negative
Dr. Kaser previously served as Director of Third Party Reproduction at RMA New Jersey, the U.S. headquarters of The RMA Network, which has been leading the industry in research, innovation, and patient success for 20 years
RMA NorCal patients now have the added support of a third physician focused on helping them achieve their reproductive goals as safely and efficiently as possible.
Beloved fertility doctor Daniel Kaser, who has helped thousands of patients from all walks of life fulfill their dreams of parenthood at RMA New Jersey, the home base of the country's leading fertility network, RMA, has joined RMA Northern California as
When Dr. Scott Morin and his longtime friend and colleague Dr. Jonathan Kort first contemplated the idea of building a new fertility clinic in San Francisco, they were driven by one thing: giving patients in the Bay Area access to world-class fertility care.
The thought of opening a new clinic in one of the most crowded healthcare markets in the country would have been a daunting undertaking for anyone, but Dr. Morin and Dr. Kort – both fellowship-trained reproductive endocrinologists and Californians – saw it almost as a responsibility. With this entrepreneurial spirit and a unique understanding of what patients in