Fertility Memphis News

Fertility Associates of Memphis Team Raises $10,000 for Kids at St. Jude

by | December 10th, 2014
St. Jude 5K

We believe it’s important to give back. That’s why Fertility Associates of Memphis joined the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital again as a proud sponsor of the St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend charity run this year. Fertility Associates of Memphis, a bronze-level sponsor of the St. Jude Marathon Weekend, raised $10,000 for the kids of…Read the Rest of Article

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How to Talk about Infertility

by | November 25th, 2014
grief

When you are trying to conceive, communicating with your family and friends can be difficult and challenging. Even a well-meaning relative may offer suggestions or ask questions that will come across outrageously insensitive to you. Below are some tips for how to talk about infertility with family and friends, if you so choose. Decide how…Read the Rest of Article

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Preparing for the Holidays with Infertility

by | November 13th, 2014
Holidays

Infertility doesn’t take a holiday, so the added stress of preparing for the whirlwind weeks ahead can leave you feeling even more overwhelmed and oftentimes sad. Restaurants, churches, synagogues, stores, streets, and our neighbors are all in on the celebration, oblivious to our grief. So what’s a hopeful parent to do when preparing for the…Read the Rest of Article

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Fertility Associates of Memphis Supports St. Jude, Launches Facebook “Like” Campaign

by | November 5th, 2014

We believe it’s important to give back to our community. That’s why Fertility Associates of Memphis is “going the distance” for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital as a proud sponsor of this year’s St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend charity run. Our 5K race team is raising money online to help children with cancer; click here…Read the Rest of Article

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Breeding out Disease: 60 Minutes Segment Explores Genetic Testing

by | November 4th, 2014

60 Minutes on CBS recently reported on the science of genetics, noting that there are few fields of medicine that are having a bigger impact on how we diagnose and treat disease. (View 60 Minutes segment here.) The science of genetics has gotten so sophisticated so quickly that it can be used not only to…Read the Rest of Article

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