• 01:02

    Genetics 101 for Egg and Sperm Donation

    in Health

    What do you need to know about the genetics of a potential egg donor or sperm donor? What type of genetic testing is available both pre and post conception? Host Dawn Davenport will talk with Dr. Harvey Stern, Director of Genetics and the Fetal Diagnostic Center at Genetics & IVF Institute, and Medical Director of Fairfax Cryobank and of GIVF’s Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) program. He also supervises genetic screening for GIVF’s egg donors and for Fairfax Cryobank’s sperm donors.


    Dr. Lee Silver, a molecular biology professor at Princeton; author of over 200 research articles on genetics and computational modeling, as well as two of the leading academic genetic textbooks; and he is the founder and Chief Science Advisor at Genepeeks. 


    Stephanie Andriole, who is a gentics counselor at Comprehensive Genetics with a masters in Human Genetics where she advised both prenatal and preconception patients.


    Blog summary of the show and highlights can be found here:
     
    Blog summary of the show
     
    Highlights
     
    More Creating a Family resources on egg and sperm donation can be found here.

  • 00:23

    What are the rights of sperm donors?

    in Legal

    Kirk Stange talks about the rights of sperm donors.  This is based on an article on an article on www.stlfathersrights.com titled Actor's custody dispute continues with appellate win.


    With offices in St. Louis, St. Charles, Jefferson County, Franklin County in Missouri and St. Clair County and Madison County in Illinois, you can contact Stange Law Firm and their Saint Louis, Missouri Divorce Attorneys and Waterloo, Illinois in Monroe County Divorce Lawyers online at 314-963-4700.


    You can also read more about this story on StandUpForGus.Com.


    Disclaimer: The information provided is general in nature, and may not apply to a specific factual or legal circumstance.  An attorney and client relationship should not be implied. Nothing in this episode is intended to substitute for the advice of an attorney.  Therefore, if you require legal advice, please consult with a competent attorney licensed to practice in your jurisdiction.


    The choice of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon advertisements.  Neither the Supreme Court of Missouri/Illinois nor The Missouri/Illinois Bar reviews or approves certifying organizations or specialist designations. We invite you to contact us and welcome your calls, letters and electronic mail. Contacting us does not create an attorney-client relationship.

  • 01:03

    How are Kids Conceived via Sperm/Egg/Embryo Donation Doing?

    in Parents

    Concern has been expressed on how children conceived via third party reproduction, including sperm donation, egg donation, surrogacy, and embryo donation are faring. Is attachment as strong in these families. What is the nature of the parent child relationships? Host Dawn Davenport interviews renowned researcher Dr. Susan Golombok, Director of the Centre for Family Research, University of Cambridge and Dr. Martha Rueter, Associate Professor of Family Social Science at University of Minnesota. 


    Blog summary of the show and highlights can be found here:
     
    Blog summary of the show
     
    Highlights
     
    More Creating a Family resources on third party reproduction can be found here.

  • 01:18

    Yuck....Gross....Is that really sperm? NO! It's ENDO SPERM that is preventing

    in Weight Loss

    Water is great for weight loss and Endo Sperm is not.  Let Travis teach you another weight loss SECRET today.  Get your motivation, get focused, and lets do this!  

  • 00:27

    Sperm Donors... It is moral?

    in Lifestyle

    Is it moral to have a sperm donor? Herk possed the question and now we are going to talk about it.

  • 00:55

    Improving IVF Outcomes with Chinese Medicine with Dr. Lee Hullender Rubin

    in Health

    Chinese Medicine has become a well-known support for fertlity, even as fertility technology has advanced with procedures like IVF, ICSI and egg donation.  Today we'll learn how ancient medicine can support new technology.


    For well over a decade, Dr. Lee Hullender Rubin has been helping women and men build their families.  As a doctor of acupuncture and oriental medicine specializing in fertility treatment, she uses acupuncture, Chinese herbs, diet and lifestyle counseling, and some basic supplements to support her patients to achieve their family building goals, depending the needs and preferences of the patients.


    She works alongside fertility doctors during high tech fertility treatments or provides natural fertility treatments. Dr. Hullender Rubin is also a researcher, so she casts are critical eye on how treatments help, and which treatments provide the greatest benefit to her fertility patients.


    As our guest today on Sperm Meets Egg, she will present to us the research and statistics on:



    Rates of infertlity
    Rates of IVF success
    What can cause IVF to fail
    Research on efficacy of acupuncture with IVF
    Risks and benefits of acupuncture


    Please tune in! Learn more about Dr. Lee Hullender Rubin and her clinic, Portland Acupuncture Studio, here.


    Dr. Rubin's twitter feed


    Portland Acupuncture Studio's facebook page


    To learn more about your host, Bridgit Danner, and her online functional medicine practice for women, please visit BridgitDanner.com.


    Look out for our next episode in two weeks on coping with grief, nosy relatives over the holidays!

  • 00:14

    Kansas Sperm Donor Ordered to Pay Child Support

    in Legal

    Kirk Stange talks about the recent Kansas case where a sperm donor is ordered to pay child support.  This is based on article on www.stangelawfirm.com titled: Kansas Court Ruling: Sperm donor ordered to pay child support.


    With offices in St. Louis, St. Charles, Jefferson County, Franklin County in Missouri and St. Clair County and Madison County in Illinois, you can contact Stange Law Firm and their St. Louis Family Law Attorneys online or at 314-963-4700.


    Disclaimer: The information provided is general in nature, and may not apply to a specific factual or legal circumstance.  An attorney and client relationship should not be implied. Nothing in this episode is intended to substitute for the advice of an attorney.  Therefore, if you require legal advice, please consult with a competent attorney licensed to practice in your jurisdiction.
    The choice of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon advertisements.  Neither the Supreme Court of Missouri/Illinois nor The Missouri/Illinois Bar reviews or approves certifying organizations or specialist designations. We invite you to contact us and welcome your calls, letters and electronic mail. Contacting us does not create an attorney-client relationship.

  • 01:07

    The Resurrection from sperm to God

    in Spirituality

    Another Clean Glass Production & The Sisterhood Connection Present Sister Diane Muhammad. Topic: The Resurrection; from sperm to God. Thursday (4/24/12) 10 am. Call in at (914) 803-4041.

  • 01:26

    BISHOPS, WOMBS AND SPERM

    in Religion

    EDDIE LONG, OUR FAVORITE PASTOR, IS AT IT AGAIN!!! WHY IS IT WHEN HE IS TRYING TO COMMUNICATE HIS MESSAGE WITH REGARD TO HIS IMAGE HE HAS TO BRING UP SPERM!!!! WHY WOULD ANYONE WANT TO HAVE THE IMAGERY OF EDDIE LONG IMPLANTING SPERM INTO HIS/HER WOMB -- SPIRITUALLY OR OTHERWISE?? EEEWWWWW... AND YUK!!! AND WHO ARE THE PEOPLE THAT HE IS ABLE TO BOOK FOR HIS CONFERENCES TO SPEAK? AND WHO ARE THE ZOMBIES THAT SIT THERE AND CONTINUE TO "TAKE IT" WEEK AFTER WEEK? WE ARE CONVINCED THIS MAN JUST CANNOT HELP HIMSELF AND IS CONTINUING TO THUMB HIS NOSE AT EVERYONE!! JOIN MARCELLUS AND MS. JUSTICE TONIGHT, 8PM EST ON CHURCH FOLK REVOLUTION AFTER DARK!!!!!!

  • 02:01

    Sperm Donors

    in Radio

    This show will be an entertaining breath of fresh air that will keep you up to date with current events and hot topics as well as life, health, relationships, and literature. There will be a large array of music, giveaways, comic relief, and great commentary provided by two of the hottest author voices in urban fiction, Rayven Skyy and Aaron Bebo.Join us every morning from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. while you prepare for your commute to work or are just up looking for a great way to start your day. Call in and plug us up so you can listen as you are on the move. You won’t want to miss the juiciest gossip or the latest releases for books, movies, and music. Not to mention all the great advice and comedic commentary and chances to win some great prizes.

  • 01:00

    Reluctance to Donor Egg, Sperm, or Embryo in Your Family

    in Health

    Overcoming Reluctance to Donor Egg, Sperm, or Embryo in Your Extended Family. This was a topic suggested by our audience. There are few, if any, resources available to help infertility patients navigate who to tell about using third party reproduction. Our guest is Bette Galen, a licensed clinical social worker specializing in infertiliy who has worked at Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey for 8 years and has a private practice in Montclair, NJ. donor egg, egg donation, donor sperm, sperm donation, donor embryo, embryo donation, embryo adoption, infertility treatment, fertility treatment, third party reproduction,
    Blog summary of the show and highlights can be found here:   Blog summary of the show   Highlights   More Creating a Family resources on donor egg, sperm, and embryos can be found here.  

Results Per Page: 12 | 24 | 48
Loading...
Loading...