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IUI Discount Programs

Hi! First off I want to apologize for taking some time off from writing for this blog. Life had gotten a little hectic and I couldn’t find enough time to sit down and work on this site. I am happy to say that things have calmed down a bit, and I have started working on a series of new posts! It’s super exciting to be […] Read more »

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Using Medical Bill Negotiation Services to Lower Your Bills

You got into an accident and racked up a mountain of medical bills. Maybe you have insurance, maybe you don’t. Either way, you are staring at a medical bill that would be sufficient to feed a small family for the immediate future. Perhaps you even took the initiative and tried contesting the some of the claims yourself (if applicable). Regardless, now the bill collectors are […] Read more »

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Actually Using The HealthCare Blue Book

This is a follow up to my last post about the health care costs website www.healthcarebluebook.com. If you haven’t checked it out yet, why not give it a read. Basically, the site is a resource that has “fair” prices for medical procedures that can then be used to help you haggle down your healthcare costs. A practice that can be very valuable for cash pay patients […] Read more »

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Healthcare Bluebook Gives You Fair Prices for Medical Treatment

One of the problems with healthcare is that costs are typically not very transparent. This makes it very difficult for consumers to shop around for the “cheapest” provider in town. If you are able to obtain prices for the services you need, how are you going to be able to know if they are fair or overpriced? This is a big problem for the millions […] Read more »

IVF studies

But the _____ study says so…

I have a gripe to share. It seems like I see studies coming out almost every single day that claim to have the latest science about IVF. The problem is, every study proclaims something different. One day I will see a study saying IVF causes birth defects, and the next day I will see another study that says the opposite. Talk about confusing! What is […] Read more »

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IVF Doesn’t Cost That Much

I know what you are thinking. Everyone knows that IVF (in vitro fertilization) costs a whole lot of money, what is this guy talking about. Let me explain. Sure, the price tag on an IVF cycle is certainly not insignificant. IVF can cost upwards of $20k a cycle when you include medications and other auxiliary services like PGD of ICSI. However, when you compare the […] Read more »

Infertility News April 2nd Edition

Hello all, once again life has reared its head and I didn’t get the time to post last week. Hopefully, I will be able to fix that this week. Here are the new stories of the last week. Enjoy! First off I found this article on Techcrunch about a new device that promises to be able to help increase couples chances to conceive. I am […] Read more »

Infertility News

Well folks, its Wednesday again. March is more than half over, and Spring is starting to rear its head up here. The weather up here (Seattle), has been more than a little crazy today. It has been sunny, rainy, sunny, windy, really rainy, and sunny again… Nature just cant make up her mind. I apologize that I haven’t had the time to write up any […] Read more »

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Infertility Also Costs the Dairy Industry

Okay, so you might be asking why do I have a picture of a cow at the top of this post. Let me explain. Today I was catching up on my Reader backlog and I came across an article that I caught my eye. The article is about how rising infertility rates in our dairy cows is one of the biggest costs the industry faces. […] Read more »