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The Midwest Fertility Specialists team is made up of experts in the field of fertility and reproductive health care. See the latest news and insights from our practice.

Could I Have Endometriosis?


Mar, 18, 2019

Endometriosis is a reproductive disorder characterized primarily by pain. Approximately 1 in 10 women have endometriosis, and it is one of the most common reasons that women see a fertility specialist. Endometriosis is defined as the presence of endometrial tissue outside of the uterus...

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Grappling with Pregnancy Loss


Oct, 23, 2018
Bradford Bopp, M.D.

Losing a pregnancy is a devastating experience that no one can be prepared for. Unfortunately, pregnancy loss is very common — approximately 15-20 percent of confirmed pregnancies end in a loss. This number likely increases when considering women who were unaware that they were...

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Understanding PCOS and Infertility


Sep, 27, 2018
Erica Anspach Will, M.D.

*Sources: ASRM, PCOSAA Approximately 10 million women have PCOS. Yet, only about half of them know it. It’s a leading cause of infertility, but many women aren’t diagnosed until they are trying to start a family. A PCOS diagnosis can sound scary, and the symptoms can be difficult...

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