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Chat Bytes: Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine Treatments for Infertility.

 Mike Berkley, L.Ac., FABORM is the founder and director of The Berkley Center for Reproductive Wellness. Mike is licensed and acupuncture board-certified in New York State and also certified in Chinese herbology by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.

INCIID"s Infertility Project

INCIID Birthday Cake

Happy 25th to INCIID

Challenge: The photo below of twins is just one example of what INCIID's outreach in the form of information and our National IVF Scholarship provides to consumers.

Saying Goodby to an Icon: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Headshot photo of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg
A photo of NPR's Nina Totenberg interviewing Ruth Bader Ginsburg about the movie "On the Basis of Sex"

Protecting Reproductive Rights: “Women’s rights are human rights.”

“The right to family planning is inherent in the right of human dignity.” This quote is announced, articulated, and pronounced in the UN Charter and further reiterated in all international and regional human rights agreements. 

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Mental Health and Starting a Family: A Guide

Happy couple looking at a pregnancy test

Mental Health and Starting a Family: A Guide

Starting a family is a life-changing experience which many people aspire to at some point in their life. Having a child truly is a miraculous experience which has the power to change everything, both regarding your life and regarding you as a person.

Webinar: East Meets West (Reproductive Endocrinology and Acupuncture)

Dr. Mark Perloe and Acupuncturist, Mike Berkley, L.Ac. (Acupuncture & Board Certified Herbalist) both practice in "hot spots"around the country. Dr. Perloe is a reproductive endocrinologist in Atlanta and Mike Berkley is an acupuncturist practicing in Manhattan (NYC). The video is long approximately 40 minutes but you can skim through the topics; everything from practicing in a pandemic to donor eggs and epigenetics.

 

COVID-19 Scholarship Medication Giveaway

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Due to the current Covid-19 Pandemic Crisis, INCIID is altering the Scholarship With the rapid spread of COVID-19 in recent weeks, there has been a significant impact on all across the healthcare spectrum - patient, provider, and more.
We have a limited number of IVF ovarian stimulation medications from EMD Serono available through application to the scholarship program.

Live Webinar May 12th: East Meets West: Fertility Treatment During a Pandemic

Dr. Mark Perloe
Mike Berkley, L.Ac., FABROM

Dr. Mark PerloeWebinar Tuesday, May 12, 2020, 7:00 PM ET: Register here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Biotin Interference

Biotin Interference E-Learning Module

If you take a B complex or multivitamin, or prenatal vitamin, or if you eat food hearty in B7, review this 15 minute mini-course in Biotin Interference. If you are a laboratory technician or a physician who orders diagnostic bloodwork, you may also be interested.

Biotin in the blood from supplements can cause some lab test results to be either falsely increased or falsely decreased, causing misdiagnosis or wrong treatment protocols

An Interview with Singer-Songwriter, Edie Carey By Zoe Hemenway

A photograph of musician, Edie Carey.

Though she always wanted and loved kids, she wasn’t sure if marriage and children were in the cards for her due to her career.

New York Becomes Tenth State to Require Coverage of IVF and Sixth State to Require Coverage for Fertility Preservation for Certain Patients

Press Release from the American Society for Reproductive Medicine: A mandate to insurance companies to cover IVF (in vitro fertilization) treatment with
the passage of the Fair Access to Fertility Treatment Act.

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