At ART Fertility, we see a number of couples on a daily basis who long to have a baby of their very own. They go through all kinds of tests and treatments to determine the cause(s) of their infertility issues with our doctors. Unfortunately, in some of these cases, the couple may not have the […]
An interview with Susan Collins To read part one click here. Q: How do you know if a sperm donor has achieved a pregnancy before? A: When you visit the Cryobanks and are looking at the donors, one of the questions the donors must answer is: has the donor achieved a pregnancy before? If they […]
An interview with Susan Collins Q: What is donor sperm? A: Donor Sperm is sperm that has been donated by fertile men for patients who cannot have a pregnancy with their own sperm. There are Cryobanks set up across the United States for men to donate sperm, just as people donate blood.
ART Fertility of Alabama is an award-winning fertility program with offices in Birmingham, Huntsville, Tuscaloosa, and Montgomery, Alabama. We are very excited to announce The ART Fertility Program is celebrating their 30th anniversary of helping couples have healthy babies. ART is dedicated to provide each couple with personal, quality care in a safe and cost-effective […]
According to the Center for Human Reproduction, the term autoimmune disease refers to a varied group of more than 80 serious, chronic illnesses that involve almost every human organ system. In all of these diseases, the body’s immune system becomes misdirected, and attacks the very organs it was designed to protect. About 75% of autoimmune […]
For couples struggling with infertility, holidays can be difficult. Celebrating holidays by going to family gatherings with lots of children running around and family members expecting their second child can be upsetting. And on a holiday like Mother’s Day, things can really hit home. While you still want to celebrate your mother and grandmother on […]
A hormonal imbalance is a common cause of female infertility. The failure to ovulate and regulate hormone levels can cause a production of too much or too little of one specific hormone.
Every year, all of us at the ART Fertility Program of Alabama look forward to our Holiday Party. It’s a chance for all of us to get together away from the office and celebrate each other and the year’s accomplishments. During our annual holiday party, we have two longstanding traditions: announcing our Golden Egg Award […]
At the ART Fertility Program of Alabama, we are proud of the impact we are able to make on our patients’ lives. Each of their journeys are different, and we’ll share them here on our blog in our Success Story Series. We hope these stories help to build hope and inspire those of you still on […]
The holidays can be stressful, but for couples experiencing infertility this can be the most difficult time of the year. By simply acknowledging the fact that the holidays may potentially put you in an uncomfortable situation, you can prepare yourself and even embrace the true meaning of the season. Here are a few tips to […]