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Author: Robert M. Weiss, M.D.

ACOG Guidelines Encourage Exercise During Pregnancy
ACOG Guidelines Encourage Exercise During Pregnancy
American Obstetrics and Gynecology guidelines encourage continuing exercise during pregnancy, even in those patients who participate in daily vigorous exercise. It also encourages sedentary women to initiate exercise during pregnancy.…
Long Work Hours Fertility
Women Who Work Long Hours
A recent study from the Harvard School of Public Health revealed that women who work greater than 40 hours per week took 20% longer to conceive compared to women who…
Family Balancing | Gender Selection
Family Balancing
This week in the Wall Street Journal (August 17, 2015 Issue), there was an article about the growing popularity of family balancing. At FCNE, we have been performing this for…
Lifestyle Effects on Fertility
Your Lifestyle Affects Your Fertility
A recent paper in the January issue of Fertility and Sterility continues to point to the negative effects of smoking, weight extremes, alcohol use, and stress on pregnancy rates in…