Vaginal Ring To Stop HIV Transmissions Approved For Teenage African Girls

Vaginal Ring To Stop HIV Transmissions Approved For Teenage African Girls

A vaginal ring used to prevent HIV in women has been deemed safe and acceptable for adolescent girls. This is the first time that the ring, which contains an antiretroviral (ARV) drug called dapivirine, has been tested in girls under age 18. Antiretroviral therapy and prevention strategies have stopped thousands of new HIV infections since […]

Baby Shower Blues

Baby Shower Blues

Throwing a baby shower whilst you are still TTC is not the easiest thing in the world…in fact, it’s not easy, PERIOD! But if your girlfriend is having a baby, telling her “I love you girl, but I can’t handle this” might not really work. Of course in some cases, you probably could do this, […]

In The News: Study Says Pigs May Hold Answers To Improvements In Human IVF

In The News: Study Says Pigs May Hold Answers To Improvements In Human IVF

It is estimated that parents seeking to have children through in vitro fertilization (IVF) spend between $12,000 and $15,000 each session plus the cost of medications, which could average between $3,000 and $5,000. Now, researchers at the University of Missouri publishing in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences have made a discovery that could decrease […]