11 11, 2016

Avoiding Unnecessary Diagnostic Tests for IVF Patients

When a couple combating infertility first approaches an IVF Centre, the initial step which is taken by the specialist is to diagnose the problem. Most of the IVF clinics follow a protocol while treating the patients and diagnostic tests form a key part of this protocol. These tests play a vital role as they pinpoint

9 11, 2016

How is IVF pregnancy different from a natural one?

Every pregnancy is unique in terms of symptoms and emotions, whether it is result of normal, natural conception or science has played a role in initiating it. Women who have undergone infertility treatment and have conceived through IVF have an entirely different story to narrate, though there are certain myths and misconceptions which need to

7 11, 2016

What if I bleed during pregnancy?

Every pregnancy is different; while some women have a blissful one, others may find it to be the toughest time of their lives, with one complication after the other. One of the problems that a considerable number of women encounter during pregnancy is vaginal bleeding, which can be quite scary though not always dangerous. Awareness

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

10 10, 2016

Sex during IVF treatment: Safe or not!

IVF (In vitro fertilisation) 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