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What Does It Mean to Have Herd Immunity?
What Does It Mean to Have Herd Immunity?
Vaccination and boosters limit transmission, infection, hospitalization, and risk of lingering-COVID effects (long COVID). As a population, we try to reach the seemingly unattainable “herd” immunity. What does it mean…
How Common is Infertility?
How Common is Infertility?
Fertility is primarily age dependent. Women who have tried unsuccessfully to conceive for at least a year, and are under the age of 35, should see a health care provider.…
Bleeding During Pregnancy
Bleeding During Pregnancy
In the United States, approximately 1.5% of all births involve the use of assisted reproductive technologies or in vitro fertilization (IVF). Bleeding during pregnancy (first trimester) is somewhat common and…
How Do Fibroids Impact Fertility?
How Do Fibroids Impact Fertility?
Fibroids are a common finding amongst reproductive age women. Some, but not all, fibroids may be associated with infertility and miscarriages. Patients experiencing fibroids often ask how do fibroids impact…