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Fertility

Women: Things Your Gynecologist Wishes You Would Do in 2017

Health
Based on my 30 years of providing gynecologic care to women of all ages, I thought it would be helpful to provide a few tips about how to make the most of your care visits. ...
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VA to Cover Costs of IVF for Veterans with Service-Connected Injuries

Health
A ban passed in 1992 prevented the VA from covering fertility costs - like IVF. Sen. Murray’s provision allows VA to cover the costs from its existing funds. ...
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Eastside Women’s Health Center Offers Unique Services to LGBTQ Community

Kristina Chamberlain and Jennifer Jimenez opened the Eastside Women’s Health Center in September to provide specialized health care to the LGBTQ community.
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More than being a place where women can receive health care, Jimenez and Chamberlain want to provide a place where their patients can let go, be honest and feel basic comfort and acceptance in a non-judgmental environment. ...
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We Are Done Having Kids: Saying Goodbye to Sperm

Editorial
My partner, Amy, and I love our kids, but we are done creating them. No more. Our family is complete. ...
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Family Created Through Selective Reduction: Someone is Missing

Editorial
I imagine Baby C would have been a girl. I can see two boys and two girls at the dinner table. I can hear a fourth voice calling me Mama. ...
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Two Dads Knit to Find Unique Way to Fund Adoption

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David and Casey recently launched a website called Knit for Baby. They will document their journey to fatherhood and sell David’s one-of-a-kind pieces. ...
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IVF Babies Up 14% in the UK Since 2003, Study

According to a 2012 survey conducted by the Human Fertilization and Embryology Authority, there has been a 14 percent increase in the number of babies born through IVF to lesbian parents in the UK since 2003.
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There has been a 14 percent increase in the number of babies born through IVF to lesbian parents in the UK since 2003. ...
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Lesbian Moms Win Virginia Birth Certificate Case

Joani wasn’t allowed to put her name on the birth certificates because according to the Code of Virginia, egg donors do not have parental rights.
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Joani wasn’t allowed to put her name on the birth certificates because according to the Code of Virginia, egg donors do not have parental rights. ...
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Tennessee Reproductive Prepares to Deliver a Patient Reunion

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At Tennessee Reproductive Medicine's baby party, families from across the Southeast will gather to celebrate their children born via assisted fertility. ...
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Sperm Bank Business Grows, Thanks in Part to Acceptance of LGBT Community

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With offices and labs in Copenhagen and Aarhus, Denmark, the European Sperm Bank is the leading cryobank in Europe. In 2008 they opened a lab in Seattle. ...
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