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We make the connections between overpopulation and the many vexing issues of the day. We make it possible for individuals and couples to make more fully informed and carefully considered family-size decisions. Smaller families are key to achieving a sustainable population and creating a more resilient and beautiful future. Overpopulation is one of the two main drivers of resource depletion, poverty, climate change, and species extinction. The good news: overpopulation is solvable - ethically ...
 
Dr Aimee is a renowned medical doctor specializing in fertility, who is deeply committed to empowering her patients and listeners with fertility literacy throughout their journeys. In addition to hosting discussions with other top fertility experts, she’ll also tap into her own knowledge and patient experiences. Her true passion is in focusing on each person who reaches out to her, getting to know their unique story and needs, and then guiding them with warmth and compassion. That is why, a ...
 
Take as Directed is the podcast series of the CSIS Global Health Policy Center. It highlights important news, events, issues, and perspectives in global health policy, particularly in infectious disease, health security, and maternal, newborn, and child health. The podcast brings you commentary and perspectives from some of the leading voices in global health and CSIS Global Health Policy Center in-house experts
 
Choosing to be childfree opens a world of possibilities - joys and adventures, but also a few challenges in a society that’s behind the curve in accepting and celebrating the childfree choice. Erika Arias speaks with couples about their unique romantic trajectories that have led towards the decision to opt out of parenthood. This is a series about liberating more people to choose a life that is most genuine to them, and to celebrate a choice that challenges antiquated perspectives about gend ...
 
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Tiffany Stankewicz is an Endometrial Specialist and Senior Scientific Advisor at Igenomix. I'm so excited to have her on to explain the ERA, EMMA, and ALICE tests, collectively known as the EndomeTRIO test. Tiffany has over 10 years of clinical laboratory experience as an embryologist and is certified by the American Board of Bioanalysts (ABB) as a…
 
Dr. Birx, former Response Coordinator during the Trump administration of the White House Covid-19 Task Force, served also as the Global Health Ambassador and Coordinator of the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) between April 2014 and January 2021. She joined us for an extended conversation on the accelerating changes surrounding u…
 
It was so great to have Dr. Carol Burton join me for the Fertility Expert Q&A series! I’m delighted to be sharing our conversation on the podcast today. In this episode, Dr.Carol Burton answers your questions about: ICSI, PICSI, Zymot, embryo quality, mosaicism, assisted hatching, stimulation effects on egg quality, PGT, AI in the IVF lab and more!…
 
“Humankind is using up the biophysical basis of its own existence.” That’s the bottom line of this Earth Overshoot Day conversation with William Rees, the father of ecological footprint analysis. According to Rees, “the only way out of overshoot is less production and less consumption, so it means a much smaller economy and far fewer people.” Earth…
 
Dr. Carol Burton, also known far and wide as Dr. Curly Queues joins Dr. Aimee. Dr. Burton is a Senior Clinical Embryologist and Founder of ART Compass IVF. We are talking to her about the latest in cutting edge IVF technology. We will also be talking about the ART Compass app, a mobile application she designed for IVF cycle management and how her t…
 
In this episode, Dr. Aimee answers fertility questions from listeners and fans, including a question about TPO antibodies, and if they cause miscarriages. Taken from an Instagram Live, she also answers questions in real time. In this episode, Dr. Aimee answers fertility questions from listeners and fans. Taken from an Instagram Live, she also answe…
 
Dr. Catherine DeUgarte joins Dr. Aimee live to answer your questions. Best friends (and both fertility specialists), they give you real answers to your infertility questions in an informative and reassuring manner. Plus, they are hilarious! In this episode, Dr. Aimee answers your questions from Instagram Live. Called the “Ask the Egg Whisperer” ser…
 
Today on the Egg Whisperer Show, I'm delighted to be joined by Dr. Mathew Leonardi . As a world expert in endometriosis, Dr. Leonardi is known for finding innovative ways to diagnose and treat endometriosis. Additionally, he is an avid researcher, and I can't wait for him to share his research with us. You all know that I love talking about the lat…
 
Gary Edson, President and founder of The Covid Collaborative, has for decades been a highly visible and impactful leader across government, business, and the non-profit worlds. While serving in senior White House positions in President George W. Bush’s administration, he played a key role in the design and launch of the President’s Emergency Plan F…
 
Dr. Laura Londra from Ohio Reproductive Medicine joins me to talk about everything you need to know about ectopic pregnancy. Ectopic pregnancies are heartbreaking and can be life threatening. The good news is that they are not that common and pregnancy after ectopic is definitely possible. They occur when an embryo attaches outside the uterus. Read…
 
Dr. Meera Shah from Nova IVF in Mountain View, California joins me on the podcast today to talk about differences and disparities in reproductive health and IVF outcomes among people of different ethnicities. Dr. Shah has done a great deal of research on this topic and she will be sharing her work. More specifically, we’ll be talking about: the tim…
 
As a follow up to yesterday’s interview in Episode 166 about OHSS (Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome) with Dr. Nicole Barker, I invited her back to answer your fertility questions. In this conversation we cover your questions including: What is a tilted uterus Fresh vs frozen transfer What to do about low egg reserve Protocols for women with endome…
 
As part of the IVF cycle, patients are given hormones which stimulates the ovaries to allow all the possible follicles and eggs to grow. The good news is that this often allows us to capture as many healthy eggs as possible in one cycle, giving a patient a better chance at a healthy embryo. One possible side effect is Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndr…
 
I love sharing the latest studies with you. I’m so excited to interview Dr. Blake Evans on the Egg Whisperer Show podcast today to share his published findings about testicular sperm and IVF outcomes. Testicular sperm (or sperm taken from the testicle as opposed to ejaculated sperm) in some cases may improve the rate of blastocyst development and p…
 
Dr. Harvey Kliman discovered and created the Endometrial Function Test. He is Director of the Reproductive and Placental Research Unit at Yale and focuses his research on infertility and pregnancy complications. In addition to his research and teaching activities at Yale, he also consults with Physicians to evaluate complicated cases related to pre…
 
In this episode of The Egg Whisperer Show, I’m talking all about how to survive Depot Lupron. We use this drug to treat endometriosis, fibroids and some other conditions in my fertility practice. One of my patients shared with me that she wished there was a Depot Lupron Survival Guide. She created it and sent it to me and now I’m sharing it with yo…
 
We’re blessed to sit down with Dr. Charity Dean, the central figure of Michael Lewis’ pandemic book, The Premonition, former Assistant Director of the California Department of Public Health in 2020, and co-founder of The Public Health Company. Her premonition on her birthday in December 2019 — a “giant blue tsunami wave” engulfing the US - prompted…
 
vMission accomplished! You are not alone, and there is a solution to just about every problem we’ve encountered (including sperm emergencies.)⠀⠀ I hope you’ll tune in to hear more about real life IVF mishaps. And, if you want to get your questions answered live - be sure to follow me on Instagram @eggwhisperer See the full show notes here. Subscrib…
 
Today on The Egg Whisperer Show, my dear friend Dr. Jenna McCarthy is joining me to talk all about the most common IVF mistakes. Our intent is to share as much information as we can with you so you’ll go into an IVF cycle aware, empowered and feeling comfortable with what is going on. We want people to avoid these mistakes and also hear that they'r…
 
Washington Post ace reporters Yasmeen Abutaleb and Damian Paletta take us inside their newly released blockbuster, "Nightmare Scenario: Inside the Trump Administration's Response to the Pandemic That Changed History." A gripping, provocative tour d’horizon. Give a listen.By CSIS Global Health Policy Center | Center for Strategic and International Studies
 
On today's podcast episode, I'm joined by Dr. Kristin Bendikson and Dr. Dana McQueen, and we're discussing lifestyle factors and miscarriage. This discussion is part of a series on miscarriage and recurrent pregnancy loss (RPL). Dr. Bendikson created an RPL program at USC, and recently opened her own practice, and is the director of clinical develo…
 
You all have heard me talk about Producer Paula Jenkins. She helps get The Egg Whisperer Show on the air, on YouTube, and everywhere. But, what you might not know is that she is a podcaster with her very own show (Jump Start Your Joy) and for the last year, she's been talking all about how you can find joy in the messy middle. So, when she publishe…
 
Population Institute Canada’s Madeline Weld has a sustainable vision for Canada. Growth boosters and the media’s assumption that growth is good top the list of topics in this conversation with Weld, president of Population Institute Canada. We get her thoughts about U.N. messaging and action on World Population Day (July 11). On the Canadian front,…
 
More and more we’re seeing the stories in the news about celebrities who are having children in their late 40s and 50s - and, my patients often have questions around how this is possible? This episode is all about the truth of menopausal pregnancy. Read the full show notes on Dr. Aimee's website. Subscribe to my YouTube channel for more fertility t…
 
In this episode, a listener sends in a question to Dr. Aimee. Here's what she asks, "My partner and I have been trying to have a child I'm 44 years of age, and my partner is 36. I've had two successful prior pregnancies, and we also lost two pregnancies after conceiving naturally. The losses occurred around weeks 10 and weeks 12. But now I found ou…
 
Lucy Grace Yaldezian joins me on The Egg Whisperer Show podcast today. She’s a transformational healer and coach, and we’re going to talk about how to sync your mind and body for fertility. We are going to talk about panic, anxiety, phobias, and how that all relates to fertility. She’ll also talk about some of the latest therapies she uses with pat…
 
Steve Morrison, who lives in the shadow of the Capitol, brought together Liz Lynch, a freelance professional photographer who attended the January 6 rally at the ellipse and both sides of the Capitol during the insurrection, and Alex Lazar, an academic pathologist, the University of Texas/MD Anderson, who on January 6 was working inside the Capitol…
 
Today on the podcast, I'm sharing part two of a two part series of interviews with the founders of The Chick Mission which is a national foundation that is working together to preserve hope, sanity, and choice for women battling cancer. They are focused on making sure that all women diagnosed with cancer have the financial support, educational info…
 
Today on the podcast, I'm airing part one of a two part series of interviews with the founders of The Chick Mission, which is a national foundation that is working to preserve hope, sanity, and choice for women battling cancer. And, they are focused on making sure that all women diagnosed with cancer have the financial support, educational informat…
 
In today's Egg Whisperer Show podcast, I'm joined by Dr. Dana McQueen and Dr. Audrey Gaskins. Dr. Gaskins is an assistant professor at Emory University, where she studies the relationship between the environment and fertility in both men and women. This episode, which is part of a recurrent pregnancy loss series, is focusing on the environmental fa…
 
Recently, April wrote in to Ask The Egg Whisperer a question. She and her husband are 40, and he was diagnosed with male factor oligoasthenoteratozoospermia (OAT). His sperm meet the criteria for IVF, and here is what she asks, "We were given surprisingly good odds for success and I’m skeptical.I’ve had one successful pregnancy 15 years ago. Our do…
 
Recently, Bree from Oregon wrote in to Ask The Egg Whisperer. She asked if I'd talk about when a natural FET is indicated, as she has had three failed euploid FETs, and would like to increase her chances of pregnancy with her remaining 6 embryos. Here's her question, "Hi Dr. Aimee, thanks for all you do! Can you talk about when a natural FET is ind…
 
I am so excited to have Dr. Stephanie Fein joining me today on The Egg Whisperer Show podcast. We are talking about a topic that can be quite sensitive: optimizing your fertility through weight loss. There’s no better person to talk about this today than Stephanie. She earned her medical degree from UC Irvine, completed her internal medicine reside…
 
Great strides have been made in advancing women’s reproductive autonomy, but there is still much to accomplish. Kathleen Mogelgaard, new president of the Population Institute discusses the Institute’s work, including reducing the unmet need for family planning (affecting over 200 million women around the world) and an active effort to permanently r…
 
I'm honored to have Dr. Jie Deng as a guest on The Egg Whisperer Show podcast today. She is not only an OB GYN and Maternal Fetal Medicine specialist (did extra training studying high risk pregnancies), she is also a fertility doctor at Stanford University finishing up her Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Fellowship. We are talking about …
 
Rep. Tom Cole (R-OK), the senior House appropriator and a respected national leader on health security at home and abroad, has served on the CSIS Commission on Strengthening America’s Health Security since 2018. In this wide-ranging conversation, he reflects on the 100th anniversary of the Tulsa massacre of the Black Greenwood community; the “succe…
 
Recently, Jane wrote in to Ask the Egg Whisperer from Massachusetts. She's already done one round of IVF, and she "was happy with the number of eggs and fertilization but was disappointment about only one euploid with just OK grades." She's about to do a second round of IVF, and asks, "which protocol would you use for my case to potentially increas…
 
A little while ago, Natalie wrote in to "Ask the Egg Whisperer" a question from England. Here's what she asked, "I came off the mini pill 9 months ago and I have since battled with long cycles and late ovulation (CD27+). I use opks and bbt so I know when I'm ovulating. Is there anything I can do to bring ovulation forward? " Tune in to hear my answ…
 
Krishna Udayakumar explains how he systematically assembled data to make sense of the fast-moving global marketplace in vaccines, amid the pandemic, building on prior trust with private and public entities, and positioning the Duke Global Health Innovation Center as the go-to source. Starting in late 2020, that meant painting the picture of worseni…
 
Stefanie Bonnell and Dr. Dana McQueen join me to talk about healing after miscarriage on today's show. Stephanie is a licensed clinical social worker, whose focus is on Fertility Challenges and Perinatal Mood Disorders. The path to growing a family can be really bumpy. In this episode, we talk about when to see a therapist, how therapy can help, an…
 
Today, I have a special guest on the podcast who also happens to be my best friend and a fertility doctor in Los Angeles, Dr. Catherine DeUgarte. You can find Catherine at CMD Fertility. She is also assistant clinical professor of OBGYN at UCLA. In this conversation, Dr. DeUgarte shares the most up to date information about COVID in pregnancy and t…
 
The most common questions I’m asked are about exercise, food and weight. I am so excited to have all your questions answered by THE expert, Dr. Meredith Provost of Indiana Fertility. She is going to review: the science behind how weight impacts fertility, which diets support fertility and exercises patients should do after IUI, egg retrieval, froze…
 
Jennifer sent in a great question to "Ask the Egg Whisperer." She is 38, and from Seattle. Here's what she wrote," Hi Fertility Queen, you are the BEST! I'm 38 years old & diagnosed with diminished ovarian reserve. I've been through 5 rounds of IVF and have 2 5AA frozen embryos right now. My husband and I want 2 kids therefore tried to bank another…
 
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