Fertility Cares Blog

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

What To Expect With an HSG
What To Expect With an HSG
One of the first steps of diagnostic testing of infertility is an evaluation of the uterine cavity. What to expect with an HSG, SHG, or hysteroscopy and how they differ…
Trying To Get Pregnant With PCOS
How To Get Pregnant With PCOS
Polycystic ovary syndrome is a lifetime affair. What you should know about how to get pregnant with PCOS: What Are PCOS Symptoms? PCOS manifests often in the late teens early…
Is the Keto Diet Good for Fertility?
Is the Keto Diet Good for Fertility?
The ketogenic diet was found to be efficacious in the treatment of refractory epilepsy in approximately 30% of patients where all medications failed. Many patients seeking to lose weight to…
Endometriosis and Infertility
Endometriosis and Infertility
Endometriosis is a common condition in women often associated with pain and infertility. It occurs when tissue that normally lines the inside of the uterus (endometrium) grows on the outside…
What is Luteal Phase Defect?
What is Luteal Phase Defect?
What is a luteal phase defect? The proposal of a luteal phase defect (LPD) has floated around infertility forums and research for years. The data supporting its existence remains thin.…