FCNE’s Dr. Beth Plante Chosen As Top Doctor in Reproductive Endocrinology

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Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd, America’s trusted source for identifying Top Doctors, has selected Fertility Centers of New England’s, Dr. Beth Plante for inclusion in its highly selective list of Top Doctors this year. Only doctors who are among the very best in their specialties (less than 5%) and in their communities are selected as Castle Connolly […]

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FCNE’s Dr. Joseph Hill Chosen As Top Doctor in Reproductive Endocrinology

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Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd, America’s trusted source for identifying Top Doctors, has selected Fertility Centers of New England’s, Dr. Joseph Hill for inclusion in its highly selective list of Top Doctors this year. Only doctors who are among the very best in their specialties (less than 5%) and in their communities are selected as Castle […]

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New Portland, ME Location for Fertility Centers of New England

Fertility Centers of New England Portland, ME

Fertility Centers of New England is pleased to announce the opening of our newest location in Portland, ME at 535 Ocean Avenue. The new Maine Fertility Center provides convenient access to care for patients seeking fertility treatment in Maine. “We are delighted to partner with Dr. Anne Rainville and her staff at Women’s Wellness Comprehensive Care in Portland,” said […]

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FDA Recommendations Regarding the Zika Virus and Egg Donation

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Women of child-bearing age are at risk for serious complications related to the Zika virus. In particular, the Zika virus has been associated with microcephaly (an underdeveloped brain) in infants of mothers infected with the virus. The Zika virus is not fatal, but it can remain in the body for several weeks. The Zika virus is primarily transmitted through […]

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Danielle Vitiello, MD Named Top Doc in Infertility Diagnosis and Treatment by NH Magazine

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The Fertility Centers of New England is proud to announce that our own Dr. Danielle Vitiello has been recognized by NH Magazine as one of the leading Reproductive Endocrinologists in the NH 2016 list of Top Docs. “We are lucky to count Dr. Vitiello among our team of experienced reproductive endocrinologists,” said Fertility Centers of […]

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Robert Weiss, MD of Fertility Centers of New England, Named Top Doc in Infertility Diagnosis and Treatment by Boston Magazine

Dr. Robert Weiss

The Fertility Centers of New England is proud to announce that our own Dr. Robert Weiss has once again been recognized by Boston Magazine as one of the top Reproductive Endocrinologists in the Boston 2015 list of Top Docs. Upon completion of a rigorous screening process, this is the fifth time Dr. Weiss has been […]

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Zika Virus in Semen

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Researchers from Great Britain have reported that Zika virus can be detected in semen for 62 days after initial infection. They were unable to grow live virus from these samples so it is not known whether men can transmit the infection to their sexual partners for that length of time. Zika, however,  is known to […]

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CDC Expands Travel Warnings for Zika Virus

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have issued an expanded travel warning for regions where travelers may be at risk for contracting Zika virus. These regions include Puerto Rico, Barbados, Bolivia, Cape Verde, Columbia, Ecuador, El Salvador, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Martinique, Mexico, Panama, Paraguay, Saint Martin, Samoa, Suriname, Venezuela, the […]

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Women Attempting Pregnancy Should Not Travel to Zika-Affected Areas

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The CDC has announced that pregnant women and women attempting pregnancy should not travel to Zika-affected areas which includes South America, Central America, Mexico and the Caribbean including Puerto Rico. Since the reports that the Zika virus can be sexually transmitted the CDC has also announced that pregnant women whose male sexual partners have recently […]

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Zika Virus

zika virus and pregnancy

In May 2015 the Pan-American Health Organization issued an alert regarding the first confirmed Zika Virus infection in Brazil. The outbreak in Brazil lead to reports of Guillian-Barre Syndrome and pregnant women giving birth to babies with birth defects and poor pregnancy outcomes. Over the past year the Zika virus has spread into Venezuela, Columbia […]

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