Doctor Q&A for Dr. Michael Fox

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Unknown: Too little information to make that determination. From a hormonal standpoint, your numbers seem reasonable but most people do day 3 testing. There ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Crude measure: If mucous behaves normally, big if, it changes from clear elastic to thick and non elastic with progesterone. So ovulation is a retrospectively evalu... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Need Treatment: Unless your cycles are exactly 28 days and have always been regular, i would suggest you seek treatment. We prefer Letrozole over Clomid (clomiphene)... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Agree : The best course is to have intercourse from cycle day 11 - 17 roughly every other day for women with regular 28 day cycles. If cycles are irregular, ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Multiple options: Any over the counter medicine can be used in early pregnancy. Hydration is the most important aspect for the pregnancy. Drinking as much as you can ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Bleeding common: Bleeding at any point after ovulation and during the first trimester of pregnancy is very non specific and does not really point to any diagnosis. In... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Usually none.: Agree with other answers. Unusual but some pituitaries actually manufacture low levels of hcg. More commonly seen in menopause. This is relatively rar... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Essentially None: Very little difference except estrogen dose. If one works and the other doesn't, use the one that causes less problems. It would be unusual however ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Difficult: As we deal with couples who need egg donor the universal first opinion is negative - "there's no way i'm doing that." often th husband has the most c... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine 36 years experience
Resistance Training: Read, "slo burn fitness revolution" by fred hahn. Resistance training done in a novel slow way is the only appropriate form of exercise. 30 min 2x/ wk... Read More
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