Category Archives: PCOS

Did you know April is National Infertility Awareness Month?

One in eight couples suffers through the pain of infertility, often in silence.  RESOLVE, the National Infertility Association, is an advocacy group for individuals living with infertility.  This year’s campaign is #start asking to encourage an increased dialogue about this disease that affects so many. Here at PREG, we want to make a difference and [...]

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Everything you need to know about PGD

Popular culture, religious affiliations, and misconceived myths have all contributed in giving genetic testing the negative connotations of producing “designer babies”.  Like many other aspects of Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART), the lack of knowledge often scares patients away from potential lifesaving procedures for their future families.  Genetic testing is a powerful tool that should be [...]

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Heart-to-Heart Contest

This contest is open to infertility patients who achieved their dream of parenthood with a little help from BRAVELLE® (urofollitropin for injection, purified), MENOPUR® (menotropins for injection, USP), and/or other qualifying Ferring fertility products, in an assisted reproductive technology (ART) cycle.To enter, the patient must submit a video entry that creatively tells the patient’s story [...]

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It’s ok to seek help

In light of the recent shooting tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School, mental health issues and preventative care should be at the forefront of our concerns. Often, there are warning signs that precede such catastrophic events such as Sandy Hook, Virginia Tech, and Columbine. Newtown, Connecticut, was in a small, affluent community with very little [...]

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National Nurse’s Week!

Here at PREG, we LOVE our nurses!  They truly put the “care” in healthcare.  In honor of the fabulous women that make up our group of nurses, we are going to feature an interesting tidbit on some of them. The first response that I got was from Carolyn, one of our nurse practitioners.  Carolyn works primarily [...]

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