Fertility Memphis News

Meet Dr. Amelia Bailey

by | August 19th, 2014

This blog is a Q&A with Dr. Amelia Bailey, a reproductive endocrinology and infertility specialist who will join Fertility Associates of Memphis as Director of Minimally Invasive Surgery starting Sept. 2. Why did you specialize in infertility? I love how this field incorporates everything I enjoy doing: hearing personal stories from patients while getting to…Read the Rest of Article

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Healthy Eating While You’re Pregnant

by | August 9th, 2014

Every day, patients ask doctors at Fertility Associates of Memphis what NOT to eat during pregnancy to avoid listeria. Listeria is a bacteria that can contaminate food and cause a serious infection, so it is an important public health concern in the U.S. – especially in pregnant women.  In fact, the incidence of listeriosis among…Read the Rest of Article

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How common are fertility treatments in the U.S?

by | July 25th, 2014

Since the first in vitro fertilization (IVF) was successfully performed in 1978, there has been a huge increase in couples using assisted reproductive technologies – couples who wish to conceive but experience difficulties getting pregnant or staying pregnant. For hundreds of years, about 10 to 15 percent of all couples in the U.S. experienced significant…Read the Rest of Article

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All Miracle Baby Race Brings Smiles to the Stands

by | July 14th, 2014

On July 4th, Fertility Associates of Memphis sponsored a Memphis Redbirds Miracle Baby Race made up of all miracle babies. Dr. Raymond Ke was on hand to present the winner, Ace Taylor, with a special prize. Congrats to all of our families who came out and  participated! It was a fun reunion. To see the…Read the Rest of Article

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What is a Saline Infusion Sonohysterogram (SHG)?

by | July 10th, 2014

For many couples trying to conceive, a Saline Infusion Sonohysterogram (SHG) is a part of the initial evaluation recommended by reproductive medicine specialists. Through this test, doctors can learn more about abnormalities that might be making it hard to achieve or maintain a pregnancy. An SHG is done in-office while the patient is awake. It…Read the Rest of Article

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