One of the most frequently asked questions at babyMed is "when should we see an infertility specialist?" Infertility specialists are sometimes called Reproductive Endocrinologists or RE. If you have been trying to conceive (TTC) without success for one year (or six months if you are over 35), you may want to consider getting a referral to see an RE. Take the interactive Infertility Specialist Assessment tool HERE

Fertility Check-Ups Growing Trend for 20-Something Women

A recent news segment broadcast on Chicago’s local CBS TV station spotlights a growing trend for seemingly healthy women in their 20s: fertility assessments. ... read more »

When Should You See an Infertility Specialist?

Learn when you should make an appointment. ... read more »

Do I Need an Infertility Specialist?

Been trying for a while? It may be time to see an infertility specialist. ... read more »

Men Without Children At Increased Risk of Heart Disease

Researchers recently revealed that having children decreases a man's risk of cardiovascular disease. ... read more »

Khloe Kardashian: Fertility Rumors Put to Rest

Rumors have persisted for months surrounding Khloe Kardashian's fertility troubles, but on this week's season finale of Keeping Up With the Kardashians, the public finally learned the truth. ... read more »

Robitussin and Fertility

Does Robitussin help fertility? ... read more »

TTC for Four Months

We have been trying to conceive (TTC) for four months and can't get pregnant. ... read more »

Light Menstrual Bleeding

Light menstrual bleeding is also known as hypomenorrhea. ... read more »

For Guys - What to Expect at the Fertility Doctor

While you know in your mind that a medical issue that causes you fertility problems doesn't reflect on your manhood, psychologically it can be a different story. It's intimidating. ... read more »

Fertility Preservation in Cancer Survivors

It is estimated that 10% of all cancer diagnoses are made in patients during reproductive years. Cancer treatments can cause permanent loss of fertility, but patients may not be educated on currently available means of protecting fertility prior to cancer treatments. ... read more »

First Cycle Poor Response and IVF Cancellation

Multiple fertility treatments are available for women facing infertility. Finding the right treatment reduces the overall cost and improve outcome. Clinical studies aim to aid fertility doctors in choosing the right treatment for select groups of women. ... read more »

My Infertility Journey: Intrauterine Insemination

After diagnosing us with unexplained infertility, our reproductive medicine doctor went over our options with us. The first two things she recommended were intrauterine insemination and in-vitro fertilization. ... read more »

What Happens When I Want Another Baby - Infertility Revisited

When a couple fights the battle of infertility they are lost in the moment, the fight, the struggle and – hopefully – the success. ... read more »

My Infertility Journey: The Beginning

I was always sure I wanted kids. I talked about it when I was a teenager as if it were a given that I would have them someday in the far off future. There was only a very brief time in my early 20's when I wasn't sure. ... read more »

My Infertility Journey: The Testing (Part 2)

I was pretty excited to be going to the fertility specialist. I had every confidence the doctor would ask some questions, do some testing, and tell me how to fix whatever was wrong so I could get pregnant. My husband wasn't so excited. ... read more »

What Home Fertility Tests are Available?

It is a huge step to make an appointment with a fertility specialist. Many couples wait months to years before making an appointment. Some claim the cost of fertility help is just too high and others want to wait one more month to see if the test finally reads positive. ... read more »

What is Primary Infertility?

Primary infertility is one of the terms you may come in contact with during your fertility journey. Many couples trying to conceive for the first time become all too familiar with this term. ... read more »

Asking Intimate Questions about Infertility

Where does a woman turn when she’s too embarrassed or too scared to ask the most intimate questions of her health care providers? ... read more »