Healthline | June 8, 2018
Men’s Sperm Health May Be Affected by Childhood Trauma

A study found that men with higher levels of childhood stress had lower levels of sperm microRNAs, molecules that regulate certain genes. (more)

Scary Mommy | June 5, 2018
New Study Sheds Light On Acupuncture’s Impact On IVF

It’s really awesome that fertility treatments like IVF exist. There are so many thousands of parents who have benefited from it, and so many babies born into those loving families. (more)

People en Español | June 1, 2018
¿Es normal el embarazo de Brigitte Nielsen a sus 54 años? ¡Los expertos opinan!

A principios de semana comenzó a correr la sorprendente noticia de que la actriz y modelo Brigitte Nielsen estaba esperando un hijo a sus 54 años. (more)

Newsweek | May 31, 2018
Risks of Pregnancy for Women Over 50? Brigitte Nielsen Announces Pregnancy at 54

Although women have successfully carried out pregnancies at age 50 and above, advanced age pregnancies do come with their own set of risks and dangers. (more)

Healthline | May 30, 2018
New Test Better Predicts Risk of Premature Birth

Preterm birth is the No. 1 cause of death for children under age 5 globally. (more)

Bridal Pulse | May 30, 2018
Did 54 Year Old Brigitte Neilsen Use IVF to Conceive? Probably.

Did Brigitte Neilsen use IVF to conceive her fifth child? Is 54 a healthy and safe age to conceive a child? How did she stay so fertile for so long? (more)

People Magazine | May 30, 2018
Everything to Know About Getting Pregnant In Your 40s, as More Stars Have Babies Near 50

While a healthy and hoped-for pregnancy is a joyous occasion at any age, it is especially in a woman’s late 40s; doctors refer to a woman over the age of 35 as of “advanced maternal age,” with the attendant risks and difficult odds that accompany that designation.  (more)

New York Daily News | May 30, 2018
Brigitte Nielsen is pregnant at 54

Actress Brigitte Nielsen has a baby on the way at the age of 54. (more)

Buzzfeed | May 21, 2018
18 Answers To Every In Vitro Fertilization Question You’ve Ever Had

We asked members of the BuzzFeed Community for their IVF questions. Then we spoke to Dr. Eric Forman from Columbia University Fertility for his expert responses. (more)

USA Today | May 19, 2018
As births decline in young women, they keep rising in 40-somethings. Here’s why.

The United States is in the midst of a baby bust as birth rates fall in every age group of women except for one: women in their 40s, according to government statistics released this week. (more)

SheKnows | May 11, 2018
Should You Do Genetic Testing on Embryos Before IVF?

Technology exists that allows us to screen embryos for genetic diseases before IVF, but should we do it? (more)

Well and Good | May 9, 2018
Egg freezing is on the rise—but here’s what you need to know about hitting “pause” on your fertility

If you’re of a certain age (read: over 30) and are not yet in the relationship, odds are good that more than one person has advised you to “just freeze your eggs.” (more)

Health.com | May 8, 2018
The Heartbreaking Thing Most Women Get Wrong About Miscarriages

Fact: The vast majority of miscarriages are caused by chromosomal abnormalities in the embryo. It’s impossible to predict or avoid them—they just happen. (more)

Today.com | April 26, 2018
‘You know what you’re missing’: The pain of secondary infertility is real

Sometimes, when Angie Prindle is out with her 7-year-old son, Moses, moms with multiple kids complain to her about their chaotic lives and say, “You’re so lucky you only have one.” (more)

Today.com | April 26, 2018
Egg freezing: NBC’s Morgan Radford explores fertility frontier

Marking National Infertility Awareness Month, NBC’s Morgan Radford reports on her own personal quest to explore the option of freezing her eggs. Live on TODAY, Radford’s doctor comments on her chances of having a baby. (more)

Glam | April 4, 2018
Should You Eat Your Placenta After Giving Birth? Experts Weigh In

Mommy-to-be Khloe Kardashian says she’s going to do it—maybe because both Kim and Kourtney did, too—and Alicia Silverstone, January Jones, and Katherine Heigl have also all eaten their placenta.  (more)

The Wall Street Journal | April 3, 2018
The High-Tech Approach to Human Fertility

The world’s first test-tube baby turns 40 this year, but human reproduction is still one of medical science’s great mysteries. From artificial sperm to AI-powered analysis of embryos, a look at how science is changing the way we make babies. (more)

Parents.com | April 1, 2018
Everything You Need to Know About Implantation Bleeding

This subtle bleeding can be a sign you’re pregnant. Learn when it happens, how long it lasts, and how to tell if it’s spotting or just your period. (more)

Refinery29 | December 13, 2017
There’s A Reason You’re So Hungry During Your Period

As anyone who has strange stomach issues around their period knows all too well, regular menstruation can throw our internal rhythms way off — and our appetite is no exception. (more)

The Hill | November 15, 2017
Trump’s short-sighted view on contraception will cost us

As a gynecologist who cares for adolescents and adults, I provide comprehensive contraceptive services for my patients. (more)