Author: Tasha Jennings

Groundbreaking IVF technology closest yet to a mothers womb, but what does this mean for you?

IVF has just turned 40 years old and shows no signs of slowing down! In fact, more and more women and couples are turning to reproductive technology to start and extend their family. The number of babies born with the aid of assisted reproductive technology in Australia reached 12,875 in 2014.  An increase of over 20% from 2010.  Now around 1 in 25 births in Australia are a result of IVF. But, this comes at a price, both financially and emotionally.  The reality is that it can take multiple cycles to achieve a healthy pregnancy and there are many...

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Egg Freezing Myths and Facts

Egg freezing is a hot topic. Whether is be for IVF treatment or social reason, there are many myths surrounding the process. In this informative webinar I speak with board certified reproductive endocrinologist and infertility specialist Dr Julie Lamb, who will bust the myths and give us the facts you need to know. Julie Lamb, MD, FACOG a specialist at Pacific NW Fertility in Seattle and also serves as clinical faculty at the University of Washington as well as being the president-elect of Seattle Gynecology Society. Dr. Lamb graduated at the top of her class in biology and psychology from Seattle Pacific University, and completed her training in medical school at Northwestern University Fienberg School of Medicine in Chicago. She awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to study international women’s health in Zimbabwe. Dr. Lamb completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of Washington in Seattle, and did her fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at University of California, San Francisco. As clinical faculty at the University of Washington she directs the REI training of Ob/Gyn resident physicians and is the Director of the Center for Fertility Preservation at Pacific NW Fertility. Dr. Lamb is committed to combining state of the art technology and exceptional patient care to help patients meet their family building goals. She has presented and published over 50 peer-reviewed research projects at national meetings...

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How your home affects your fertility

There are around 1000 endocrine disrupting chemicals in our environment right now. Research shows these toxins ARE effecting our fertility.  Not only are they effecting our ability to fall pregnant but they are increasing our risk of miscarriage, effecting our chances of a healthy pregnancy and impacting the long-term health of our children. And you are most likely using them everyday.  So how do we reduce our exposure? In this informative webinar I speak with Building Biologist, Healthy Home Expert, media spokesperson, best selling Author and CEO of the Australian College of Environmental studies Nicole Bijlsma who gives us the facts the big companies don’t want you to know, about the reality of the chemicals that are in household products and how you can make the best choices to reduce your exposure...

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The Politics of Fertility – Podcast

Meet your life partner, get married, have babies.  That’s how life works, isn’t it?  These days fertility is a hugely political topic.  Our increasing age of first time Mum’s, the rise of social egg freezing, IVF and the contentious issue of government funding, I talk about the Politics of Fertility with Amber Daines in this episode of the The Politics of...

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How your home affects your fertility

There are around 1000 endocrine disrupting chemicals in our environment right now. Research shows these toxins ARE effecting our fertility.  Not only are they effecting our ability to fall pregnant but they are increasing our risk of miscarriage, effecting our chances of a healthy pregnancy and impacting the long-term health of our children. And you are most likely using them everyday.  So how do we reduce our exposure? In this informative webinar I speak with Building Biologist, Healthy Home Expert, media spokesperson, best selling Author and CEO of the Australian College of Environmental studies Nicole Bijlsma who gives us...

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