Learn More About the Causes and Treatment of Infertility


When you start experiencing fertility problems you realize infertility is extremely complex and there is so much to learn. We have created a glossary of fertility related topics to help you get started.

 
Donors and Surrogates

Using Donor Eggs

Using Donor Sperm

Using a Surrogate 

Epigenetics and Fertility

Introduction to Epigenetics

Epigenetic Biomarkers Predict Male Infertility

Paternal Age Effect

Sperm DNA Methylation and Brain Disorders

Transgenerational Epigenetic Inheritance

Weight Loss Alters Sperm Epigenetics 

Everything IVF

Preparing for IVF

How Many Times Should You Try IVF? 

How Many Embryos Should You Transfer? 

Fresh vs. Frozen Embryo Transfer 

What is Assisted Hatching? 

IVF Sex Selection 

OHSS Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome 

Stages of Embryo Development 

Fertility Preservation

Freezing Sperm 

Freezing Eggs 

Fertility Treatment

Cost and Success Rate of Treatment 

Fertility Drugs 

Female Fertility Testing 

ICSI

IUI 

IVF

Micro TESE 

Natural Fertility Treatment Options 

PGD/PGS Preimplantation Genetic Screening 

Infertility Causes

Azoospermia (No Sperm) 

Endometriosis 

Low Sperm Count

Male Infertility 

PCOS Polycystic Ovary Syndrome 

Secondary Infertility 

Unexplained Infertility 

Varicoceles 

Lifestyle Factors

Age and Male Infertility 

Alcohol and Infertility 

Marijuana and Infertility 

Weight and Male Infertility 

Smoking and Male Infertility 

Male Fertility

10 Genes Affecting Male Fertility and Embryogenesis 

FSH Levels in Men 

Guide to Male Fertility Testing 

Normal Sperm Count 

The Semen Analysis 

What is Sperm Morphology? 

What is Sperm Motility? 

Pregnancy Loss

Recurrent Pregnancy Loss 

What Causes Miscarriage 

Seeking Care

Choosing a Fertility Clinic 

How Common is Infertility? 

Infertility Doctors 

Why Can’t I Get Pregnant?