Fertility Cares Blog

Author: Danielle Vitiello, Ph.D., M.D.

How Do You Freeze Embryos?
How Do You Freeze Embryos?
The ability both to cryopreserve and to thaw eggs, sperm and embryos has revolutionized fertility treatment. In the deep-freeze, the succession of time is almost halted, or at least moving…
Gut Microbiome and COVID Symptoms
Gut Microbiome and COVID Symptoms
The microbiome consists of billions of bacteria in and around our bodies, primarily in the gut. They are the regulators, statesmen, warriors and peacemakers of our existence. The gut microbiome…
Understanding How COVID-19 Vaccines Work
Understanding How COVID-19 Vaccines Work
Immunization, natural and prescribed, is a beneficial health and public health standard. Awaiting 70% of people to be infected by SARS-COV-2 certainly would impart herd immunity. However, this practice is…
How COVID-19 Vaccines Work
How Do Vaccines Work?
The ability to protect us from disease is the greatest medical innovation ever. The ability to vaccinate has prevented 300 million illness, more than 20 million hospitalizations and 1 million…
Should Pregnant Women Get the COVID-19 Vaccine?
Should Pregnant Women Get the COVID-19 Vaccine?
Should pregnant women get the COVID-19 vaccine? Here’s what the pregnancy experts are saying. Infertility specialists (like us) work closely with Maternal-Fetal Medicine specialists. We work to help you become…
COVID-19 and Impact on Pregnancy
COVID-19 and Impact on Pregnancy
COVID-19 and the impact on pregnancy is still evolving. What we do know is that we have the experience of the last year with countless documented infections during pregnancy (and…