Why It Might Be Time To Look for Fertility Support

Normally, couples who are trying to start a family assume that they will be successful. It's a time full of excitement and dreams of your future little ones. But sometimes the unforeseen arises, and there are hiccups along the way, requiring help before achieving your family dreams. Our Idaho Fertility Center physicians understand those unexpected difficulties and the frustrations commonly... read more »

Intrauterine Insemination Is an Effective Option That Can Help Bring You Closer to Your Goals of Parenthood

For couples hoping to conceive, there are a variety of things that can interfere, causing doubts, anxiety and even depression. Thankfully, modern advances in infertility treatment are continually helping more and more couples achieve their parenting goals. Our trained Reproductive Endocrinologists and fertility team can help you overcome the emotional, psychological and physical challenges facing you at this time. As... read more »

Understanding and Tracking Your Menstrual Cycle Can Help You Conceive

If you are a woman, when you are born you have all the eggs you will ever produce already inside you. This means you are carrying hundreds of thousands of eggs. Your eggs remain dormant, or asleep until puberty whereupon your ovaries will release one egg each month, all the way until menopause. Over the years you will generally release... read more »

The Magic That Happens When a Sperm Meets an Egg and the Sparks Fly

If you are on a fertility journey to start or expand your family, you know how special it is when conception takes place. Did you know... -There are about 40 million to 1.2 billion sperm cells released with every ejaculation, yet only around 2 million of these persistent swimmers actually reach the cervix. According to https://www.livescience.com/32437-why-are-250-million-sperm-cells-released-during-sex.html -For the 2 million... read more »

Medications and Male Fertility

We live in a day and age in which vitamins, supplements, and various treatments have become popular. These drugs may be prescribed by a doctor, or they may be legal or illegal substances that a person decides to take on his or her own. There are some medications and substances that can affect a man’s fertility, and when discussing fertility... read more »