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Robyn Nazar, RN BSN

Specialty: registered nurse (RN)
Hello. I am a nurse and health enthusiast. I write to bring the latest health news and research to readers. Although I am experienced in many areas of medicine, my primary passion is woman's reproductive medicine, pregnancy and newborns.
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Happy New Year! by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education What a year! Trying to juggle motherhood, marriage, work and blogging.  It is no easy task, but like most moms out there, I love a good challenge. I would li ... Read on »
Why is there Opposition to Gender Selection? by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education First of all, thank you for all the positive responses I received regarding the  unexplained infertility post I wrote last week. It is such an interesting area of infe ... Read on »
Unexplained infertility is commonly misdiagnosed. by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education It can be incredibly frustrating. I see it in the faces of my friends trying to conceive.  After spending thousands of dollars on unsuccessful infertility treatmen ... Read on »
I'm Back! by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education One way to treat infertility is through the use of  medications which mimic  natural hormones in the body and help resolve female ovulation problems in many di ... Read on »
Can Botox Treat Depression? by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education Guest Post by David Cooper Botox may be used as a treatment for treatment-resistant depression, according to a new study from the University of Basel, Switzerlan ... Read on »
6 Foods That Naturally Relieve Pain by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education Guest post by Suzy Mage Many people suffering from chronic pain would like to lessen their dependence on pain killers. Below are 6 simple ways to reduce stress ... Read on »
How to Become an Egg Donor by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education Guest Post by David Cooper Recently, female egg donation  has been on the rise. According to a recent CNN report, one of the reasons for this increase in popular ... Read on »
Mother's Menopause May Affect Daughter's Fertility by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education Guest Post by David Cooper A woman may be able to predict her fertility by knowing the age that her mother was at menopause, according to findings from a new Cop ... Read on »
Women with Cancer Uninformed on Options for Having Children Post-Treatment by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education Guest Post by David Cooper Half of the women who undergo cancer treatment do so without reproductive counseling, according to a study recently published in the Journ ... Read on »
Should There Be Stricter Regulations For Egg Donation? by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education Guest Post By Suzy Mage According to the most recent data from the American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), in 2010 alone 146,693 egg donors completed t ... Read on »
Testicular Cancer May Cause Positive Pregnancy Test Results by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education Guest Post by David Cooper A primary chemical produced by testicular cancer may cause a false positive pregnancy test for males. Testicular cancer causes ... Read on »
Sperm Quality May Improve With Moderate Exercise by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education Moderate exercise may improve the quality of sperm, according to a new University of Cordoba study. Although previous studies found that exercising too hard can impai ... Read on »
Obesity: Too Late to Lose Weight? by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education Guest Post by David Cooper A recent study published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation may indicate that weight loss following obesity is near impossible. Obesit ... Read on »
Fish Oil: The Key to a Healthy Heart? by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education Guest post by David Cooper Consuming either two to three servings of fish per week or taking  fish oil  supplements may prevent ... Read on »
Viable Eggs Created From Stem Cells by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education Guest post by David Cooper Japanese scientists were able to create viable eggs from mice stem cells. The scientists were able to fertilize the eggs created and b ... Read on »
Smoking Decreases Success of Spine Surgery by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education Guest post by David Cooper Patients diagnosed with spinal stenosis do better with surgical treatment than with nonsurgical treatment, with the except ... Read on »
Exposure to BPA affects success of IVF by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education Guest post by David Cooper. Women with high levels of bisphenol A (BPA) in their system might have lower rates of successful conception through  in ... Read on »
IVF success affected by weight by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education Guest Post by David Cooper Overweight women are less likely to have a baby through in vitro fertilization (IVF). Being clinically obese is known to affect concep ... Read on »
Scientists share Nobel prize in medicine for stem cell discoveries by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education Guest Post by Health News Watch Stem cells are in the spotlight again as scientists from Britain and Japan shared a Nobel prize yesterday for discovering how adu ... Read on »
Study links moderate drinking to abnormal heart rhythm by Robyn Nazar, RN BSN Posted in: Blog Posts in Health Education Guest Post by Health News Watch Heart patients who drink moderately are have been found to have increased risks of suffering from a common heart rhythm problem, says ... Read on »