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Infertility: How to Survive the Holiday Season

Category Archives: Infertility

Infertility: How to Survive the Holiday Season

The holidays can be stressful enough, but for those coping with infertility, it may be difficult to enjoy a traditionally joyous season. From seeing the baby’s first Christmas ornaments while out shopping to the abundance of holiday-themed pregnancy and gender reveal announcements on social media, there seem to be reminders at every turn. And don’t… Continue Reading

9 Warning Signs of Infertility You Shouldn’t Ignore

Fertility is often something people do not consider until they are actively trying to start a family, or in many cases after they have started having trouble conceiving. What many don’t realize is that couples ages 29-33 with normal functioning reproductive systems only have a 20-25% chance of conceiving in any given month. Add in… Continue Reading

5 Steps to Take Control of your Fertility

5 Steps to Take Control of your Fertility If you have been having trouble conceiving, it is time to take control of your fertility. It is important to keep in mind that every person is different and when it comes to conceiving, what worked for one person may not work for the next. Therefore, it… Continue Reading

Fertility Success Rates

The Importance of Fertility Success Rates Couples who are having difficulty conceiving on their own may decide to visit a fertility clinic for assistance with conception. This decision tends to be difficult, as infertility tends to be a sensitive subject. Therefore it is important to select a fertility clinic that fits the patient perfectly. Patients… Continue Reading

The 411 on Fertility Testing

Getting pregnant can take time. Unfortunately for many couples, the months upon months of trying to conceive can be taxing, frustrating, and disheartening, just to name a few. The good news is that for fertile couples, most have a strong chance of getting pregnant within a year’s time. However, if you have been trying to… Continue Reading

5 Facts You Didn’t Know About Infertility Over 40

In this day and age it is perfectly acceptable for women to wait longer to have children. Half a century ago, if a woman wasn’t married and having children by the time she was in her twenties, it was taboo. However today, with more women focused on higher education and careers, more and more women… Continue Reading

Meet CFI’s Lori Marion

Lori Marion is a registered nurse with over 16 years of experience in OB/GYN women’s health and 10 years with Dr. Y as an infertility nurse specialist. At Carolinas Fertility Institute (CFI), Lori serves as the Lead IVF Coordinator as well as the Clinical Coordinator. She oversees the day-to-day running of the office, helps plan… Continue Reading