The Importance of Folic Acid

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The Importance of Folic Acid

You’re trying to get pregnant. Maybe you’re tracking your fertility and hoping to conceive naturally, or maybe you’ve moved on to using advanced technology (such as IVF) to get pregnant. Either way, you don’t have to worry about prenatal vitamins until after you’re pregnant, right? Not quite. There’s actually one vitamin that you should definitely be taking while trying to conceive. That vitamin is folic acid.   Folic Acid and the Nervous System Folic acid is a vitamin, ... Read More
August 17, 2015 By Patricia Shelton in

What Are My Options for Fertility Testing in Tucson?

Parenting is a major decision. After consideration and planning you and your partner have decided to conceive a child. In some cases, this can be met with difficulty. In order to provide proper treatment, Dr. Scot Hutchison of Reproductive Health Center will perform fertility tests. During your initial consultation, your concerns will be addressed and your health history will be documented. Age, health history, and history of attempted conception will be used to evaluate fertility risks. Dr. ... Read More
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