Why Are So Many Women Scared Of IVF?

                                                Since everyone knows that IVF is the most effective way of treating infertility, why are so many infertile couples still so wary of going in for IVF (In Vitro Fertilization)? Some couples worry that a test tube baby is "...

How To Make Your Own Medical Miracle!

                                               While we know that luck plays an important part in sucessful conceptions, you are not helpless. There are many thing that you can do to make the miracle happen. Here are Ten Useful Tips that will help you fight infertilit...

Backup Plan For Infertile Couples

                                          Plan B ? One thing we all know - results are unpredicatable. Roller coaster need stability long term perspective no instant gratification safety net Plan B Think through all your options -...

Why infertile couples need to think with their heart and their head

                                      There is a wide variety of infertility treatments, but none of them provide a  guarantee of successful conception. The key is to make decisions that maximize your benefits and minimise your risks. In the Right Directio...

How to get out of the infertility maze with your sanity intact

                                     Dr Margarete Sandelowski, Professor at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, has done some very exciting work in exploring how couples cope with their infertility. Six Patterns She observed that infertil...

Career Versus Baby

                                              Many IVF clinics in urban centers all over the world are increasingly seeing a larger number of a new type of patient - the older woman, who chose to postpone childbearing because she wanted to pursue a career ; and now fin...

Active Management Of Infertility

                          Times have changed and so has our approach to infertility. Today, an active success-oriented approach to the investigation and management of infertility is essential to get the best out of the wide variety of modern fertility treatments availab...

Stress, Sex and Infertility

                                We are now seeing many couples who are having difficulty conceiving because they are too stressed or too busy to have sex ! This is the price couples often pay for living in a huge metropolis like Bombay ! Having a sexual problem is bad...

Implantation bleeding

Implantation bleeding is a pink or brown vaginal discharge which some women may observe 3-7 days after embryo transfer. This discharge occurs when the embryo implants in the uterus, which is why it is referred to as implantation bleeding. As the embryo grows, it invad...

The Uterus : Myometrium & Endometrium

The Uterus is uniquely feminine, it's why only women can have babies. The uterus can be diagnosed for fertility using advanced medical technologies. For most women, the uterus is simply the site of a lot of female problems. Not only does it cause many menstrual miserie...