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

3 11, 2014

Endometriosis & Infertility: Let’s Ease the Pain

Like an unavoidable monthly ritual, 32-year-old IT professional, Mrs. Rashi Garg, had to take leave from work every month, just because of her awfully painful menses. A period is an inevitable nuisance in any woman’s life, but for Mrs. Garg, it was lot more than that, although she was unaware that they had still more

20 10, 2014

Genital Tuberculosis: Infertility and the way out

With 40% of the population having latent Tuberculosis(when TB bacteria is inactive in body), Genital Tuberculosis, by no means could be considered Infertility uncommon in the country. And so are its effect on fertility and reproduction. It has been estimated that approximately 5% of females presenting to sub fertility clinics worldwide have genital TB.1 And

18 10, 2014

Treating Genital Tuberculosis for Infertility: A connect of hope

Mrs. Sharma (name changed) has to undergo immense physical and psychological ordeal for 9 long years when she was undergoing incessant treatment for infertility. While her husband was absolutely fine, she was constantly having problem of blocked fallopian tube. Meanwhile, she also underwent four unsuccessful IVF (in vitro Fertilization, an infertility treatment). And to add