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 St. Jude as part of its fundraising efforts, including a…Comments Off on Fertility Associates of Memphis Team Raises $10,000 for Kids at St. Jude
The children of St. Jude all came out winners this past Saturday, even though there were no official runners crossing the finish line after icy weather conditions cancelled the St. Jude Marathon Weekend. Fertility Associates of Memphis, a bronze-level sponsor of the St. Jude Marathon Weekend, gave more than $3,000 to St. Jude as part of its fundraising efforts, including a Facebook campaign that rewarded…Comments Off on Fertility Associates of Memphis Gives More Than $3,000 to St. Jude
What you should know about sperm banking Sperm banking is the process of obtaining a semen sample from a man and then freezing and storing that sample for the purpose of achieving pregnancy down the road. Unlike freezing eggs and embryos, the process required to freeze sperm is relatively simple and straightforward. Who should consider sperm banking? Sperm banking has been around for decades and…Comments Off on What is Sperm Banking?
Egg freezing is increasingly common for women. But how is it accomplished? The ability to freeze unfertilized eggs is a relatively new advancement within reproductive medicine. For several decades, the technology to freeze embryos has been available with good pregnancy rates, but the technology associated with freezing eggs is more recent ‒ using a rapid freezing process known as vitrification. Read below to learn more…Comments Off on The New Frontier of Egg Freezing
All about Vitrification Embryos and eggs can now be successfully frozen and thawed better than ever. Until recently, embryo and egg freezing (also called cryopreservation) were accomplished with a technology known as “slow freezing.” This has recently been replaced with a more sophisticated technology called vitrification, which is generally felt to be a superior process for cryopreservation. Freezing embryos and eggs When patients undergo an…Comments Off on What is Vitrification?
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