Author: Dr. Lowell Ku

Is IVF safe?

IVF is a safe and effective treatment for infertility.  IVF has very low risks to the patient. The risks include ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome, multiple gestations, ovarian torsion, ectopic pregnancy, and risks of the egg harvest procedure.

A Look at the Common Causes of Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

Experiencing multiple miscarriages, especially if you are also coping with infertility, is physically and emotionally draining. After all, a positive pregnancy test is one of the most exciting moments for patients struggling with infertility. Unfortunately, the time between a positive pregnancy test result and the first ultrasound—weeks later—can be extremely stressful, particularly for women with a history of miscarriage or ectopic pregnancy. Understanding the causes of recurrent miscarriages can help you know what to expect in the future. Here are some common explanations for multiple miscarriages.

Causes of Male Infertility

Did you know that one in every five American couples struggles with fertility issues? As you will learn in this video, male infertility contributes to approximately half of all infertility cases.