Best Fertility doctors & Best Fertility clinic In Sterling,Pennsylvania
9442 Summer Avenue
8618 County Drive
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Infertility Preconception Health- Sterling, Pennsylvania
gt;gt; William M. Callaghan,MD, MPH: Healthiest women. gt;gt; William M. Callaghan,MD, MPH: Healthiest women. gt;gt; There you go. gt;gt; William M. Callaghan,MD, MPH: And healthiest coupleshave the healthiest babies. Healthiest couples are goingto have the best chance of successful assistedreproduction. gt;gt; April: I'm April. What's your name?.
Julie Ann. Julie Ann. gt;gt; Michael: I'm Michael. What's your name? Gwen. Gwendolyn. gt;gt; William M. Callaghan, MD,MPH: Conception and growth and development of afetus does not take place in an abstract world. It takes place withinthe whole construct.
Of this couple's health. of this couple's health. gt;gt; Michael: I quitsmoking right off the bat. gt;gt; April: You quitsmoking before we did IVF. gt;gt; Michael: Yeah. Before. gt;gt; April: Yeah. gt;gt; William M. Callaghan,MD, MPH: And there's probablynothing more important.
That a woman can do prior that a woman can do prior to ever becoming pregnantthan to stop smoking. The second thing is obesity. Women who are obesehave higher chances of developing gestationaldiabetes, which is diabetes that'sbrought on during pregnancy. They're more likely to developpregnancy associated high blood pressure.
Women who are obese are actuallymore likely to have stillbirth Women who are obese are actuallymore likely to have stillbirth for reasons thatare not yet known. That means that attentionneeds to be to nutrition. Eating less and betterqualityfoods, and physical activity, which can be done throughoutthe time that you're trying to achieve pregnancy andeven through the pregnancy. gt;gt; April: I cut out anythingthat could possibly harm a baby or potentially preventme from getting pregnant.
So for three years I wason a very strict diet. So for three years I wason a very strict diet. Making sure I got enough omega 3fatty acids, got enough calcium. A lot of different things. gt;gt; William M. Callaghan,M.D., MPH: Folic acid is a very importantnutritional supplement for all women who arecontemplating pregnancy. There's really strong evidencethat folic acid protects against a specific kind of birthdefect we normally call spina.
Bifida, which is anopening in the baby's spine. bifida, which is anopening in the baby's spine. gt;gt; April: Well, when you gothrough something like IVF, you want to make sure youhave the best chance possible. Yeah. Music gt;gt; Maurizio Macaluso, MD, DrPH: Infertility is acommon condition. The National Center for HealthStatistics estimates that about.