N.B Marie is no longer a nurse. She has not been a member of the Ordre des Infirmières et Infirmiers du Québec since 2016. She has also been retired from the health network since 2016. Please note that some videos were shot while she was a member of the Order, which explains the title of perinatal nurse indicated at the time, which is no longer effective today.
Date: April 3, 2018
In this video, I welcome Dr. Belina Carranza, a reproductive and fertility endocrinologist. She has been working for almost ten years with couples having fertility issues.
Throughout the video, you will learn that it’s not always easy to conceive a baby. We will examine potential causes, and Dr. Belina Carranza will provide advice.
00: 00: Introduction and presentation
03: 40: Defining infertility
04: 30: The impacts of infertility
05: 45: Statistics
06: 40: Possible causes of infertility
09: 53: Endometriosis
10: 32: Preventative fertility advice
11: 48: What does trying to conceive a baby mean?
12: 15: Good lifestyle habits
14: 32: When and who should you consult?
16: 55: Possible tests
21: 43: Possible options
22: 15: Insemination and in-vitro fertilisation
25: 50: The psychological level
30: 15: Conclusion
To learn more about the topic, read these articles:
- Infertility (in French only)
- Eating well for a healthy pregnancy
- A healthy mind and body during pregnancy (French only)
Or watch this video:
Belina Carranza-Mamane, MD, FRCSC
Residency Program Director
Associate Professor in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Faculté de médecine et des sciences de la santé
Université de Sherbrooke
Head of Reproductive Endocrinology
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
CIUSSS de l’Estrie CHUS
Clinique Procrea Montréal and St-Hubert
Centre de procréation assistée du CHU-Ste-Justine