19 04, 2017

Iodine- Preconception and Pregnancy

Whether a woman is pregnant or planning a pregnancy, she needs to take good care of her diet. She has to ensure that she is not suffering from deficiency of any vital nutrient. The reason is that certain dietary nutrients are essential for conception and maintaining a healthy pregnancy. One of these is iodine, which

17 04, 2017

Improving Male Fertility with Antioxidants

A majority of infertile couples act on the preconceived notion that they are unable to conceive because of the woman. But facts and figures say otherwise. As many as 30% of the total infertility cases are attributed to male factor infertility. Combined infertility is the culprit in almost an equal number of cases. With such

12 04, 2017

Hyperprolactinemia and Infertility

Hormonal imbalance is one of the most common infertility culprits. Speaking of hormones, it is generally progesterone and estrogen which are held responsible for female infertility. Prolactin is the hormone less heard of but its imbalance can hamper fertility to a considerable extent. Therefore, it is important to be aware of the condition so that

10 04, 2017

Fragile Egg Syndrome and ICSI

ICSI or Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection is an advanced reproductive technique used for couples with severe male factor infertility. It involves the injection of a single, healthy sperm directly into the female egg. The fertilized embryo is then transferred directly into the woman’s uterus. The remaining steps of ICSI are similar to a typical IVF treatment

7 04, 2017

Fertility Preservation: Know All Your Options

Fertility preservation is a miracle of medical science. It enables infertility specialists to safeguard the fertility of the patient so that they can start a family whenever they want to. The role of a specialist is therefore, not confined to treating male and female infertility issues. It extends to insuring their fertility for the future.