The Advanced Fertility Blog

Are Fertility Medications Ever Covered by Insurance?

Fertility Medications New York State is 1 of 15 states having laws on the books mandating some form of coverage for fertility treatment by insurance companies. However, providing coverage for medical services does not always translate into reimbursement for fertility medications that are a necessary component of infertility treatment. Your insurance provider and employer have determined the amount of coverage you have for fertility medications under your policy. At Advanced Fertility Services, we understand that the cost of fertility medications…

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Who are the Best Candidates to Receive Minimal Stimulation IVF?

Minimal Stimulation IVF The main advantage of Minimal Stimulation IVF is that this procedure is less expensive than normal IVF treatments because the patient only incurs a portion of the medication costs required in a standard IVF cycle. However, you may produce less eggs for retrieval and fertilization and, therefore, have fewer quality embryos to choose from for transfer. According to Dr. Hugh D. Melnick – founder and Medical Director of Advanced Fertility Services – the best candidates to receive…

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Breaking Down the Different Types of Fertility Injections

Fertility Injections Today, a vast array of fertility drug injections are available in the United States market. These drugs are used as the primary Fertility Treatment for women with ovulation disorders causing their inability to conceive naturally. Fertility drugs are used to adjust a woman’s hormone levels. The hormonal adjustments can be made to either: Stimulate the production of multiple egg follicles Trigger the release of eggs, Suppress the release of eggs, or Otherwise regulate ovulation Fertility Injections Ovulation regulation…

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Which Affordable Fertility Injections are Most Successful?

Affordable Fertility Injections Fertility injection medications are hormone regulating drugs that are classified in the pharmacy industry as being specialty prescriptions. This means that these are medications not typically kept in stock by pharmacies on a regular basis. Fertility injections are used to regulate a woman’s ovulation through various Fertility Treatments. Discover Affordable Fertility Injections Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG). HCG is used in combination with other fertility drugs to increase a woman’s chance of pregnancy. HCG mimics the Luteinizing Hormone…

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Will Blocked Fallopian Tubes Cause Infertility?

Yes, opines Dr. Hugh D. Melnick, blocked fallopian tubes presents as a prevalent cause of infertility. Blockage of the fallopian tubes makes pregnancy impossible – or – an ectopic pregnancy inevitable. Blocked Fallopian Tube Blockage makes conception is unlikely because the woman’s egg is prevented from traveling through her fallopian tubes in order to meet the man’s sperm. Likewise, the man’s sperm is prevented from reaching the woman’s egg due to the blockage. Should the egg and sperm manage to…

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