facebook
A Source Of Strength For Infertile Couples

Times of India, Purnima Goswami Sharma INFERTILITY Friends --- India's first support group for infertile couples completes its first year of existence on Saturday. Founded by well-known gynaecologist and infertility specialists Anjali and Aniruddha Malpani, it is a reg...

Soon, Stethoscopes, Not Sight-seeing, Could Bring Tourists To City

Times of India, By Shabnam Minwalla A few months ago, Dr Niteen Dehia of Laser Eye Vision received an unusual request. A busload of Britishers, who were planning a trip to Goa, wanted to stop over in Mumbai to correct their vision through Lasik surgery....

The Embryo Biopsy Procedure - A View Under The Micromanipulator

                                   Here are some images of the embryo biopsy procedure under a micromanipulator. The images are reproduced stage by stage to help you get an exact idea about how things work. As you can see, this is a delicate operation, and needs to be...

Infertility Ultrasound

             How is ultrasound (sonography) used for treating infertility ? Ultrasound or sonography has helped revolutionize our approach to the infertile patient. Ultrasound machines are a very useful  and help the doctor "image" or see structure...

'Skilled Manpower, Low Cost Of Treatment Attract Foreigners'

Times of India, By Shabnam Minwalla With the trickle of international patients coming to the country for treatment, 'medical tourism' is becoming a trend. So, while our hospitals are accustomed to Bangladeshis, Sri Lankans and residents of West Asian countries, they a...

What’s the Difference between an IVF Pregnancy and a normal one?

                                    Couples who have trouble getting pregnant vouch for the fact that the fertility treatments they go through can take a physical and mental toll. If you find out that you’re infertile and that you can’t conceive naturally, the news ca...

How Babies are Made - The Basics of Human Fertility and Reproduction

  How does a woman's reproductive system function ? Can you explain the menstrual cycle and its role in fertility ? Every school child knows that you need eggs and sperm to make a baby. However, we need to examine the basics in greater detail, so let's start by ta...

City doctor proclaims the end of male infertility

Indian Express, T S Gopi Rethinaraj Is there any viable option for infertile male patients to father a child? Yes, says a city-based doctor, who attains the distinction of being the first medico in the country to treat such patients successfully. The new treatment is e...

Fertility Drugs : Clomiphene, Letrozole, Bromocriptine, Danazol, Growth Hormone, HMG, HCG,FSH, GnRH analogs, GnRH anatgonists

                                Fertility drugs are extensively used in treating infertility. These include: Clomiphene, Letrozole, Bromocriptine, Danazol, Growth Hormone, HMG, HCG,FSH, GnRH analogs, GnRH anatgonists. It's a long list, and this can be quite intimidatin...

Striving To Overcome Male Infertility

Indian Express, TS Gopal Rethinaraj India has not lagged behind the West in the field of medicine but it has to accelerate certain developments which might meet with stiff resistance here. There are certain areas like infertility where many unorthodox clinical practice...