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Is it too late for women over 40 trying to get pregnant?

by | May 31st, 2016
pregnancy after 35

Trying to get pregnant after 40 By Dr. Kristin Bendikson Due to the recent announcement that at 49 years old, Janet Jackson is pregnant, I have been flooded with questions about how women who are… Read More

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What are options when your own eggs aren’t working?

by | May 31st, 2016

Consider donor egg IVF By Dr. Kristin Bendikson The amazing thing about the female body is that although egg quality declines with age, the ability of the uterus to carry a pregnancy does not. A… Read More

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Janet Jackson is having a baby!

by | May 17th, 2016
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Too late to get pregnant. She beat the odds, but when is it too late to get pregnant? Janet Jackson is 49 and pregnant. What are the odds that a similar outcome can happen for you?… Read More

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National Infertility Awareness Week

by | April 27th, 2016

Our Los Angeles fertility specialist stands side by side with women TTC By Dr. Kristen Bendikson Every year a few weeks before Mother’s Day, many women get an early reminder of how lucky they are… Read More

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Altered Sex Ratio after IVF. Is it real?

by | March 10th, 2016

You may have heard that after IVF you are more likely to have a boy. There is some truth to that. During an IVF cycle, the embryos are cultured for a few days in the… Read More

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Fertility Diagnostic Testing – How Do I Know When I Should Have a Baby?

by | January 26th, 2016
Fertility Testing Questions

Do I need to freeze my eggs?  Are my ovaries getting old?  Is there a way to check my ovaries to see how they are doing? These are just a few of the questions that… Read More

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