"Fashion for Fertility" Luncheon
Saturday April 23
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Four Seasons Hotel Chicago 120 E. Delaware, 7th Floor Chicago

$30 per ticket To register and purchase tickets (by April 20): www.fcifashionforgertility.eventbrite.com

Silent auction presented by Garmental.com featuring handbags and jewelry. All proceeds from the event benefiting RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association.

Fashion for Fertility - Silent Auction items
CityBlue Apparel & Denim - Jo Handbags clutch ($88) www.citybluedenim.com
Objets d'Envy - Dixhuit Necklace: A sexy pendant in the shape of a graceful figure 8. The shimmery iridescent crystals ooze sophistication and style. The long 32" sterling silver chain has elongated loops in an alternating pattern ($136). Huit Earrings: Sterling silver figure 8s dangle prettily from your lobes. These are a compelling shape and the crystals seem to lace together. The shimmery black is sophisticated yet wearable 3" ($96) www.objetsdenvy.com
Saks Fifth Avenue - Marc Jacobs quilted cross-body bag in scarlet red ($595) www.saksfifthavenue.com
Dana Rebecca Designs- Lauren Joy Mini in 14k rose gold with diamonds ($275) www.danarebeccadesigns.com
Jules- The Mini Spinal Fusion Necklace oxidized sterling silver links and 14k gold fill bars ($165) www.shopjules.com ZAMRIE - Crazilinks Brass Chain & Colored Quartz Balls $65 www.zamrie.com

Three Things that Effect Your Fertility:

Pregnancy rates decrease and miscarriage rates increase. This is rationale why one should seek work up and treatment sooner as one gets older.

Male Factor
Up to 1/3 of infertility is caused by a male factor component. Sperm analysis could identify this and this is part of initial work up in couple.

Patients both underweight and overweight increase can have increasing problems with infertility. Or for example, smoking has severe effects on fertility.

Dr. Edward Marut
Fertility Centers of Illinois