Prenatal Infection Prevention Month

February is Prenatal Infection Prevention Month. It’s recognized as a time to promote health observance for prevention of infection during pregnancy. Organizations like the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Institute of Child Health and...

The Emotional Aftermath of an Ectopic Pregnancy

October is National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month. Infant or pregnancy loss can happen for a number of reasons, like miscarriage or SIDS. One rare occurrence of pregnancy loss is an ectopic pregnancy. The word ectopic means “out of place.” An ectopic...

Preeclampsia and Embryo Adoption

May is National Preeclampsia Awareness Month. Preeclampsia is a disorder which develops after the first 20 weeks of pregnancy. It is characterized by the onset of high blood pressure and often a significant amount of protein in the urine. Many women worry about...

Overcome Endometriosis through Embryo Adoption

March is Endometriosis Awareness Month. Did you know that 5-10% of women have a form of endometriosis? This condition causes endometrial tissue, which normally is only supposed to grow on the inside lining of the uterus, to be displaced outside of the uterus. This...

Protecting Your Baby from Birth Defects Through Nutrition

Women who are interested in embryo adoption are clearly interested in becoming pregnant and carrying a healthy child to term.  Did you know there is something you can begin NOW that will help protect your growing child in utero? Take folic acid. Jennifer Hofmeister, a...
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