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Is it Safe for Women Going Through Infertility Treatment to Take Anti-Depressants, or SSRIs?

Dr. Alice D. Domar of Domar Center for Mind/Body Health explains the safety behind taking anti-depressants or SSRIs while undergoing IVF treatment. Continue Reading

Endometriosis: A Common Cause of Pelvic Pain & Infertility

By Christina Noonan, MAc., LicAc.
Senior Staff Acupuncturist
The Domar Center for Mind/Body Health
Β  If you experience pelvic pain, abnormally heavy bleeding, dysmenorrheal (painful periods), back pain, abdominal cramping, painful intercourse, gastrointestinal upset, and/or infertility, you may be suffering from a condition called endometriosis. If you have been diagnosed with endometriosis, there is promising natural treatment available. Acupuncture has been identified as a viable treatment option. According to a 2010 study in the European Journal of Gynecological Reproductive Biology, … Continue Reading

Fact or Fiction: Clarifying “Fertility Urban Legends”

By Michelle P. Hay, Lic. M.Ac
Licensed Acupuncturist & Chinese Herbalist
Co- Director Acupuncture Services, The Domar Center for Mind / Body Health
Each week, my patients (from Boston and throughout New England) ask me about numerous subject matters that I deem appropriate to fall under the category of "Fertility Urban Legends". A Fertility Urban Legend is a exaggerated rule/guideline that is floating out in the fertility community. Mostly these are broad statements that can be found online throughout … Continue Reading

CBS News: Pregnancy After Adoption

Watch as CBS News reports on a couple with fertility problems who got pregnant after adopting, featuring Alice Domar, Ph.D. [hana-flv-player video="/flv/Pregnancy-After-Adoption-CBS-News-Video.flv" width="480" description="Alice D. Domar, PhD" player="5" autoload="true" autoplay="false" loop="false" autorewind="true" splashimage="/flv/Baby-Week-Chronic-Stress-Relation.png" skin="mejs-ted" /] Continue Reading

Breast Cancer Care

Integrative Breast Cancer Care Recent research indicates that the majority of breast cancer patients use one or more forms of integrative or alternative therapies. Although most patients use these services immediately following their diagnosis, there is evidence to show that these approaches can reduce physical and psychological symptoms at numerous points in time- while recovering from surgery, during active and long-term treatment, as well as contributing to overall health thereafter. Integrative therapies lead to fewer treatment-induced side … Continue Reading

Food Journaling: A Simple & Effective Tool to Help Change Your Ways

By Hillary Wright, MEd, RD, LDN
Director of Nutritional Counseling
The Domar Center for Mind/Body Health at Boston IVFΒ 

If eating healthier is part of your fertility improvement plan, research shows the simple of act of keeping a food diary is one of the single most effective things you can do to change your eating habits.Β  Numerous studies show that keeping a food diary, journal or log "β€œ whatever you want to call it "β€œ is highly … Continue Reading

The Psychological Impact of Infertility

By Alice Domar, PhD
Executive Director
The Domar Center for Mind/Body Health at Boston IVF
Researchers have been arguing for years about the best definition of stress. In my opinion, the most logical one basically says that stress results when a person doesn't have adequate resources to meet a particular demand. So Bill Gates would not be stressed if he was told he needed a new roof on his house, since he has plenty of … Continue Reading

Boston Egg Freezing Event

By Alice D. Domar, Ph.D.
Executive Director
The Domar Center for Mind/Body Health at Boston IVF
I was at a Boston IVF/IVF New England β€œEgg Freezing Event” last night. This was an information session for women who are interested in potentially freezing their eggs to preserve their fertility. It was held at a bar in Cambridge, was very well attended, and the participants listened attentively to the two infertility specialists as they took turns describing the process needed … Continue Reading

The Impact of the Mind/Body Program on Pregnancy Rates in IVF Patients

By Alice Domar, PhD
Executive Director
The Domar Center for Mind/Body Health at Boston IVF
Β  When I read about the results of a new research study, I tend not to think too much about the amount of hard work it takes to carry out a research project --Β which is sort of odd given that is all I think about when I am the one conducting research!Β  I tend to focus on what the conclusions of the research … Continue Reading

Nutrition Counseling Services

How and what we eat affects every aspect of physical and emotional health and how our body functions. Healthful eating is integral to overall health and wellness, including setting the stage for a healthy pregnancy. Whether your goal is to manage your weight, control a health problem, or simply learn how to fit healthy eating and activity into your lifestyle, our nutritionist at the Domar Center will help you develop a personalized plan utilizing a non-dieting, … Continue Reading