17 08, 2015

Infertility Treatment: Are You Being Taken for a Ride?

With infertility in both men and women on the rise, there has been an influx of infertility treatment centers and IVF clinics all over the country. In the past decade, ART (assisted reproductive technology) has witnessed several breakthroughs which make infertility treatments such as IVF more patient-friendly and also greatly affect success rates. Unfortunately, not

4 06, 2015

IVF and the Twin Desire: Know the Risks before you put all your eggs in one basket

A dangerous trend is fast emerging among couples seeking IVF treatment to “advise” their doctor to transfer multiple embryos as they believe it would increase the probabilities of attaining pregnancy. While this may be partially true but they fail to foresee the grave risks the mother and child can be exposed to. So it is

18 05, 2015

How Stress Hinders Fertility and Why Infertility Treatment Must Include Effective Stress Management

Much is written about the possible ill effects of stress on our physical and emotional health. However, not many people are aware that chronic stress has been cited as one of the key contributors to the alarming rise in male and female infertility. While researchers worldwide are working to establish the exact link between infertility