Fertility Blog by Illume Fertility
Everything you need to know about reproductive health, fertility testing, fertility treatment (like IUI and IVF) and how to navigate fertility challenges.
When it comes to choosing a fertility clinic, only you can decide what works best for your goals, personality, and lifestyle. One of the most important decisions you'll make is whether to choose a multi-provider practice or a single-provider practice. Let's explore the pros and cons of each so you can make this decision with confidence.
Infertility | Community | BIPOC
In honor of Black History Month, we want to recognize the importance of uplifting and supporting the Black community, as well as helping to keep wonderful small businesses afloat. If you're looking to support small shops and buy from Black-owned companies, we have some great ideas for you!
Fertility Treatment | IVF | Patient Stories | BIPOC
According to a study published in Contraceptive and Reproductive Medicine, 15% of White women between ages 25 and 44 seek treatment for infertility, but only 8% of Black women in the same age range seek the help they need to grow their families. In the following story, Shiraine shares her journey to parenthood and opens up about why infertility is so difficult for many in the Black community to talk about.
PCOS | IVF | IUI | Mental Health | Patient Stories
Trying to conceive brings with it a whole host of emotions and challenges, particularly when you need the help of fertility treatment. New parents Andrea and Ralph share how infertility changed them - and whether they wish they'd done anything differently on their journey.
Infertility | Fertility Treatment | Choosing a Clinic
So, you’ve booked your first fertility consultation. Congratulations! This is one of the toughest hurdles in the whole journey. Committing yourself to this process is a great feat, and you should be proud of yourself for taking this important step.
Reproductive Endocrinologist | Choosing a Clinic
Illume Fertility is led by a group of eight top fertility doctors that are experts in infertility and reproductive endocrinology. Board certified in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Obstetrics and Gynecology, our physician team treats a wide variety of issues to help patients achieve their fertility and family-building goals.
Like many people, Alana and Jason didn't know much about the world of infertility or fertility treatment - until they discovered they needed a little help to have their first child. This is the story of how their family of two became a family of four!
It's officially soup season, and we have some delicious, fertility-friendly recipes for you to try! Whether you serve them to family and friends or store them in the freezer for an easy weeknight dinner, we hope you enjoy these yummy, warming winter soups.