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What are the myths surrounding egg-freezing

Written by: Thomas A. Molinaro, MD, MSCE, FACOG of Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey. Lately you hear a good amount of buss surrounding celebrities and their personal stories relating to egg freezing. So why are so many celebrities and now non-celebrities opting for and pursuing the process of egg freezing? Women are born with a […]

In Vitro Fertilization (IVF): Treatment Overview – Q&A

Written By: Marie D. Werner, MD, FACOG In Vitro Fertilization (IVF): Treatment Overview Q&A In Vitro Fertilization is an assisted reproductive technology (ART) commonly referred to as IVF. IVF is the process of fertilization by extracting eggs, retrieving a sperm sample, and then manually combining an egg and sperm in a laboratory dish. The embryo(s) is then […]

8 Things a Gynecologist Wants You to Stop Doing During Your Period

Written by: Lindsey Metrus for Byrdie.com featuring Thomas A. Molinaro, MD, MSCE, FACOG, of Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey   Enduring the monthly pain, bloating, and emotionally draining symptoms of a menstrual cycle is hard enough, so being told we can’t do the things that seemingly ease our woes when Mother Nature strikes only seems like further […]

Top 10 Most Common Questions Asked When Considering Egg Freezing

Written by: Dr. Shefali Shastri, FACOG and Dr. Marie Werner, FACOG, HCLD/TS (ABB) Women are born with all the eggs we will ever have.  Over time both the quantity and quality of the remaining eggs lessen, which is why eggs released from younger women are often of better quality and may result in a healthier […]

The Fight to Increase Family Building Options – Gestational Carrier Agreement Act

The latest from RESOLVE….Fighting for the rights of the infertility community. While a handful of states still prohibit surrogacy agreements, New Jersey currently has one of our nation’s more restrictive surrogacy laws. For almost 30 years, the notorious Baby M case has set the legal precedent in New Jersey, prohibiting both traditional and gestational surrogacy […]

Now is the right time to plan your family

Source: www.njteachersmagazine.com During my second year of residency, an ordinary afternoon turned extraordinary after one small conversation. My mentor (a well-respected physician I regarded with great esteem) casually approached me and just started talking. She started by telling me about her career pathway and then began weaving in stories of her personal life and experiences. […]

6 Facts About Surrogacy Every Woman Should Know

  Published on WomensHealthMag.com By Alexandria Gomez featuring commentary from RMANJ Dr. Marie D. Werner   Keeping Up With The Kardashian’s, and more recently, it’s been thrust back into the national conversation via Hulu’s The Handmaid’s Tale, an adaptation of Margaret Atwoods’s 1985 novel of the same name. The show is set in a not-so-distant American future in which […]

Fertility and Age: Empowering Choice

The women of 2017 are busy. Gone are the days of quiet obedience and limited ambitions. Women today are professors, lawyers, politicians, police officers, teachers, physicians, mothers, pilots, mathematicians, thought leaders, and much more. However, while modern women place more emphasis on intellectual development, career ambitions, and finding well-matched significant others, we are no less […]

NEW JERSEY GOVERNOR CHRISTIE – EXPANDING FERTILITY COVERAGE IN NEW JERSEY

RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association APPLAUDS NEW JERSEY GOVERNOR CHRISTIE FOR EXPANDING FERTILITY COVERAGE IN NEW JERSEY Source: Resolve.Org (May 2, 2017, McLean, VA) RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association applauds New Jersey Governor Chris Christie for signing into law legislation to increase fertility coverage for New Jersey families. The new law expands the current infertility insurance […]

SART RELEASES LATEST IVF SUCCESS RATE REPORT

Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey Shows 86% Delivery Rate ACCORDING TO Latest SART IVF Report IVF Delivery Rates About 20% Higher than US Average according to Latest IVF Report from the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology BASKING RIDGE, N.J., May 4, 2017 – Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey (RMANJ), known for their innovative […]