in vitro

Couples who face infertility often wrestle with the same question, “Why?” While there are a lot of possible answers to that question, some couples have a harder time than others in finding answers. That’s because in some cases, the answer they’re looking for is hidden in DNA. These couples may find it beneficial to consider […]

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD)

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) was developed in the late 1980s as an early form of testing an embryo to aid couples at risk of giving an inherited disease to their child. With PGD, embryos may be tested and diagnosed for a specific disease such as Cystic Fibrosis, Tay-Sachs, or Spinal Muscular Atrophy. Most genetic diseases that […]