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  • 01:04

    Understanding Fertility Clinic Success Statistics

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    We tell people that they should use the CDC or SART Infertility Clinic Success Statistics when choosing a fertility clinic, but we often fail to tell people how to interpret these statistics. Which ones are important and which ones can we ignore? 


    Host Dawn Davenport, Executive Director of Creating a Family, the national infertility & adoption education and support organization, interviews Dr. David Ball, Embryology Lab Director at Seattle Reproductive Medicine and Past President of the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology.


    For a discussion of this show, go to our blog tomorrow http://creatingafamily.org/blog/. 


    Creating a Family has many free resources related to this topic on our website at www.CreatingaFamily.org. 


    If you enjoyed this show, we would very much appreciate you leaving us a review on iTunes. Either go to this website (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/id266386337) or if you have iTunes on your phone, tablet or computer, simply type in "Creating a Family", click on Ratings/Reviews, and click on the # of stars. It only takes a moment and it really helps others find us. Thanks.

  • 00:58

    What to Expect from Your First Fertility Clinic Visit

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    The world of infertility is confusing and often overwhelming. It helps to be prepared. We will cover what tests to expect and how to interpret your test results. 


    Host Dawn Davenport, Executive Director of Creating a Family, the national infertility & adoption education and support nonprofit, interviews Dr. Beth McAvey, a board certified Reproductive Endocrinologist with RMA of New York.


    For a discussion of this show, go to our blog tomorrow http://creatingafamily.org/blog/. 


    Creating a Family has many free resources related to this topic on our website at www.CreatingaFamily.org. 


    If you enjoyed this show, we would very much appreciate you leaving us a review on iTunes. Either go to this website (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/id266386337) or if you have iTunes on your phone, tablet or computer, simply type in "Creating a Family", click on Ratings/Reviews, and click on the # of stars. It only takes a moment and it really helps others find us. Thanks.


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    What is Colic: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

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    In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. John Bachman explains a common question for new parents... what is colic? To listen, click the link below. What is Colic

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    Cochlear Implants: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

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    In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Douglas Sladen tells us about cochlear implants. To listen, click the link below. Cochlear Implants

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    Weight Loss and Portion Size: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

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    In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Mayo Clinic Dr. Gretchen Ames talks about the role meal portion size plays in weight loss. To listen, click the link below. Weight Loss and Portion Size

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    Brain Cancer/Human Microbiome/Stool Transplantation: Mayo Clinic Radio

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    On this special New Year's edition of Mayo Clinic Radio, we look back at some of the leading-edge research featured on the program in 2015. Dr. Robert Jenkins, a pathologist and specialist in laboratory genetics, discusses advances in treating brain tumors called gliomas. And cancer researcher Dr. Richard Vile explains why he changed the course of his […]

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    Muscle Interaction: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

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    In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Nathan LeBrasseur comments on why staying active could be good for more than just your muscles. To listen, click the link below. Muscle Interaction

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    Road Travel After Surgery: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

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    In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Stephen Cassivi discusses car travel to home following surgery. To listen, click the link below. Road Travel After Suergery

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    Lymphatic System: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

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    In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Andrea Cheville gives us a look at the lymphatic system. To listen, click the link below. Lymphatic System

  • 00:40

    Mayo Clinic Radio: High Blood Pressure/Clot Stabilizer/Holiday Allergies

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    It's estimated that about 30 percent of adults in the U.S. have high blood pressure. An important part of managing hypertension is blood pressure monitoring. On the next Mayo Clinic Radio, hypertension specialist Dr. Stephen Textor explains how you can track your blood pressure at home. Also on the program, emergency medicine specialist Dr. Donald Jenkins describes how a drug […]

  • 00:40

    Mayo Clinic Radio: Planning Long-Term Care/Parasite Blog/Mouse Avatars

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    Choosing long-term care for a loved one ... or yourself ... can be a difficult decision. The level of care, the cost and the physical surroundings all must be considered. Mayo Clinic geriatric specialist Dr. Paul Takahashi offers guidance on how to evaluate long-term care facilities and services. Also on the program, parasitologist Dr. Bobbi […]