Stress and IVF

Most patients going through IVF treatment are fed up of hearing the advice that they should just relax and not get stressed out. Everyone knows that stress is not good for you , and no one chooses to be stressed, but telling people to relax is hardly helpful...

Why is test tube baby treatment so expensive?

Many infertile patients get major heartburn when they realize that they aren't able to afford test tube baby treatments because they are so expensive. They can't understand why IVF doctors charge so much, and lots of patients end up thinking of IVF clinics as...

Complications and risks of IVF treatment

Most woman are worried about the possible risks and complications of doing IVF treatment, but part of the problem is the many myths and misconceptions which plague IVF . Thus, it is clear that IVF doesn't increase the risk of birth defects and it won't cause b...

Test tube baby clinics - quantity over quality

Many IVF doctors take pride in the large number of patients they treat , and they boast about the fact that they do a huge number of cycles every month . While this may be great for their bragging rights - and their bank balance - this is often not in the...

The biggest mistake which IVF patients make in India

The biggest mistake which IVF patients make in India is blindly trusting the IVF doctor It’s extremely important that you find a doctor you can trust – and it’s equally that you make sure that he earns that trust ! Trust is too important to be gifted...

The limitation of testing for ovarian reserve

The chances of getting pregnant after IVF depend on the quality of the embryos, and the quality of embryos depends on the quality of the eggs. This is why testing for ovarian function is extremely important before doing an IVF cycle. We know that patients who...

The problem with ovarian functions tests

The chances of getting pregnant after IVF depend to a large extent on the quality of the woman's eggs, and this is why older women have lower pregnancy rates.  This is why testing for ovarian reserve is so important, and we measure the AMH level as well as...

Test tube baby clinics – judging the quality of the clinic

Because patients are not sophisticated enough to be able to judge the technical competence of an IVF doctor , most of them use other alternatives to decide which doctor to select the best. This is why a lot of them will go to the busiest doctor , based on...

Why do patients do such a bad job of selecting IVF clinics

We all know that all IVF clinics are not created equal , and their success rates can be dramatically different ! And some can be much more expensive than others ! So how is the poor patient to decide who the right IVF doctor is ? Sadly, a lot of p...

The biggest mistake which IVF patients make

The biggest mistake which IVF patients make in India is blindly trusting the IVF doctor It’s extremely important that you find a doctor you can trust – and it’s equally that you make sure that he earns that trust ! Trust is too important to be gifted...