Thyroid assessment for pregnancy

Nearly every cell in the body requires the thyroid hormones to function. Thyroid hormones are involved in almost all phases of reproduction and the thyroid gland continuously interacts with the ovaries. Thyroid dysfunctions are common among women of reproductive age and can affect fertility in various ways. If the woman is even marginally hypothyroid, she […]

An Elevated FSH level

An Elevated FSH level FSH, or Follicle Stimulating Hormone, is a hormone that is produced and released by the pituitary gland in the brain and it stimulates the ovaries to develop follicles, ripen the eggs and eventually release the eggs.  FSH fluctuates from cycle to cycle but in young women with good ovarian function, FSH […]