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PROFILES IN PARENTHOOD: STEPHANIE’S STORY

The oldest of six children, Stephanie Winters never thought she’d fall into the ‘infertile’ category. But, in late 2016, after she and her new husband had been trying to start a family with no luck, she grew worried. At 25 years old, the Levittown, Pa. native thought maybe her irregular periods had something to do […]

DON’T SWEAT IT: YOUR STRESS WON’T IMPACT YOUR FERTILITY TREATMENT

Infertility is stressful. First, there’s the stress of trying to get pregnant and not being able to do so. Then there’s the added stress of the infertility diagnosis and the doctor visits. Once you decide to pursue fertility treatment, there is more stress from the morning monitoring, the hormones, the procedures, the cost and the […]

WE’RE GROWING: DR. ALLISON LANGE JOINS RMA OF PHILADELPHIA

Reproductive Medicine Associates of Philadelphia is growing! Dr. Allison Lange, the practice’s newest attending reproductive endocrinologist, joins RMA from Boston’s Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), an affiliate of the Harvard University Medical School, where she completed her fellowship, and has been practicing since last December. Dr. Lange, who began her tenure with RMA last month, said […]

PROFILES IN PARENTHOOD: SEBASTIAN’S STORY

Sebastian wants you to know he is a parent. And it wasn’t an easy road – but one he wouldn’t change for the world. “I want to talk about it,” he said in an interview earlier this summer. “It’s important.” Sebastian wasn’t always this open about his journey to becoming a dad, but after years […]

40 YEARS OF IVF: A LOOK BACK INTO THE FUTURE

Thirteen minutes before midnight on July 25, 1978, several hundred miles outside of London, a baby girl was born. Her name was Louise Brown, and she was the first person born through IVF. Wednesday is her 40th birthday. Since 1978, about 8 million babies have been born around the world through IVF and other assisted […]

FEELING ALONE? JOIN FERTILITALK

Infertility can feel like the most isolating thing in the world. It’s heartbreaking, stressful, emotionally draining, time consuming and all encompassing. From the initial stress of not getting pregnant naturally to the physical demands of fertility treatment and the emotional roller coaster of retrieval and transfer, the journey can be overwhelming to say the least […]

HOW TO FIND THE BEST FERTILITY DOCTOR IN PHILADELPHIA

Looking for the best fertility doctor in your area? If you’re in Philadelphia, you’re in luck – Philadelphia Magazine just released its Top Doctor list, and RMA of Philadelphia doctors Dr. Arthur Castelbaum, Dr. Jacqueline Gutmann, Dr. Martin Freedman and Dr. William Schlaff all made the peer-nominated list! Not sure how to find the best fertility doctor in your […]

DR. GUTMANN GIVES INSIDER THE SKINNY ON DIET AND FERTILITY

So you want a cheeseburger. And a donut. And even though it’s late afternoon and you’ve already had two cups of coffee, you’re craving a third. We all have cravings, and sometimes our diet is not top of mind. But when it comes to your fertility, you may want to pay close attention to your […]

NEW TRENDS IN INFERTILITY REPORT RELEASED

At Reproductive Medicine Associates of Philadelphia, we are known for innovative and evidence-based infertility care. Our Infertility Trends National Survey is designed to shine light on the vast gap between awareness about the advances for success and the economic filter that guides decision to seek treatment. The survey of more than 1,000 people revealed an emotional disconnect […]

YOGA DURING NATIONAL INFERTILITY AWARENESS WEEK

Join us Saturday, April 28th, 2018 in Philadelphia during National Infertility Awareness Week (NIAW) for a relaxing day of FREE fertility yoga practice. If you’re new to yoga or an experienced yogi, this afternoon is for you. These classes aim to bring safe and inspiring movement to reinvigorate hope and possibility on your conception journey. Bring your own (BYO) yoga […]