Endometriosis pregnancy IVF

I have endometriosis. Can I ever get pregnant?

The short answer is: absolutely. Having endometriosis may seem painful, frightening, and hopeless, but the silver lining is the chances of a woman with endometriosis getting pregnant (with a little help in some cases) are very good. What is endometriosis? Endometriosis is a condition where endometrial tissue, which is normally inside the uterus, grows outside […]

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How Much Does IVF Cost in Florida?

If you’re considering IVF in Florida, you’ve probably noticed that costs vary – considerably – depending on which practice you look at. The other thing you may have noticed is that IVF doesn’t cost just one price – there are several options you can opt for. Well, you’re right: IVF costs are not cut and […]

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40 Years of IVF: A Look Back into the Future

Thirteen minutes before midnight on July 25, 1978, several hundred miles outside of London, a baby girl was born. Her name was Louise Brown, and she was the first person born through IVF. Wednesday is her 40th birthday. Since 1978, about 8 million babies have been born around the world through IVF and other assisted […]

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IUI Treatment for Infertility: A Step by Step Guide

If you’ve stumbled on this page, you might be deciding whether Intra Uterine Insemination (IUI) is right for you. If that’s the case, we’re here to help. Here’s everything you need to know about IUI. If you decide this procedure could be right for you, come talk to Dr. George Patounakis, who can make a […]

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FertiliTalk Infertiltiy Support Group Celebrates 2,000 Members

She built it, and they came. To the Facebook group FertiliTalk, that is. FertiliTalk, a closed support group for women currently or previously struggling with infertility, just celebrated its 2,000th member, counting women from Australia, Dubai, France, Italy, Spain and the continental U.S. (many of them from Orlando, Florida and the surrounding areas) among its close-knit […]