21 04, 2017

Patch Contraceptives: How Effective Are They

Contraception is as big an issue for women as female infertility is. While not having babies may be depressing, having unwanted ones also causes worries and problems. Contraceptives give a woman the freedom to decide when she wants a family. By using the right contraceptive measure, she can postpone pregnancy till she wants to, without

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16 01, 2017

Pregnancy Complications You Must Know About

Nature has blessed women with the boon of motherhood, the ability to create a new life and bring it to the world. The nine month period of pregnancy is the most ecstatic one in a woman’s life span, when she experiences the joy of her baby moving and growing inside her womb. But it may

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13 10, 2016

My biological clock is ticking: What are my options?

Biological clock…..two words which have far-reaching, almost scary implications for women struggling with infertility issues! Scientifically speaking, the fertility of a woman ebbs with her age, which is the reason it is said that her biological clock is ticking as the chances of her getting pregnant decline as she grows older. Though the period between

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10 10, 2016

Sex during IVF treatment: Safe or not!

IVF is a challenging procedure, which drains the patients physically, emotionally and financially. And it has another far reaching impact, which is that it takes toll of the sex life of the couple, particularly the females who have to bear the major brunt of the treatment. While sex becomes uncomfortable during the treatment, there is

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3 10, 2016

The Male Biological Clock: Myth or Reality

When fertility is the topic being discussed, the female biological clock is a term which captures a good deal of attention because maternal age comes up as a principal issue with regards to infertility problems. Biological clock roughly defines the deadline for motherhood, the internal tick-tock in the body of a woman, which marks the

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22 09, 2016

All about premature labor and how is it linked with IVF?

The pregnancy period of nine months is the most amazing one for a couple expecting to see their dream materializing into a beautiful little bundle of joy. However, it can turn into a nightmare for women who go into labor earlier than expected, and scary as it is in a normal pregnancy, the stakes are

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5 09, 2016

How to prevent IVF failure in subsequent attempt?

When a couple decides to take up IVF treatment as assisted reproductive technique, it means that they are going to live life on the edge for the coming months, or perhaps, years. The reason is that there is no guarantee that the first IVF cycle would be a success, in fact, the odds are not

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1 09, 2016

How does thyroid dysfunction affect fertility?

Life can become miserable for couples who are trying to conceive but are not able to do so. It happens because it is not just the stress that plagues them, but also the nagging fear that they might never be able to bear their offspring. When results seem to be elusive after nearly 6 months

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