Why do so many IVF cycles fail - Video

Will IVF give me twins?

One of the concerns which lots of people have is that the risk of a twin or triplet pregnancy is increased after IVF. This can be a cause for worry because lots of people are anxious about their ability to be able tobring up two babies at a time. It's not...

What is the cost of an IVF cycle?

This is a common question which patients ask, but it's actually a poorly framed question, because what they should be asking is, "What is the cost of getting an IVF baby?" After all, the only reason you do IVF is because you want to get a baby, so this is the only...

Will IVF be painful?

This is one of the commonest concerns patients have about IVF. They've heard so many horror stories about all the injections which IVF patients need to take, and injections are naturally associated with pain. However, the modern hormonal injecti...

Does IVF cause cancer?

This is one of the common concerns which IVF patients have, because they know that hormones are responsible for increasing the risk for cancers such as breast cancer and ovarian cancer. Since the IVF doctor is pumping your body full of all these reprodu...

Will IVF make me put on weight ?

One of the common myths which clouds IVF is that patients will put on weight after doing an IVF cycle. This seems quiteintuitive. After all, aren't we pumping the body full of all hormones when doing IVF? And don't hormones make women fat? And everyone...

Will IVF affect my future reproductive cycles?

One of the biggest concerns patients have with IVF is that when IVF doctors make them grow so many eggs during the IVF cycle, that this will affect the remaining eggs in their ovary. They are worried that if they're left with fewer eggs, because the doctor ha...

How do I find an IVF clinic near me?

Many patients will do a Google search for " IVF clinic near me", when they are looking for an IVF doctor. Actually, this is a very poor quality search, and if you ask poor quality questions, you will get bad answers! IVF is an expensive treatment, which req...

Are IVF pregnancies different?

This is a big worry for many infertile couples. Many of them believe that IVF is an artificial process, because we are making babies in the laboratory. However, the truth is that there is nothing artificial about IVF - it's assisted reproductive technology!...

Are IVF babies cleverer ?

People sometimes believe that IVF babies are smarter than normal babies. Since the doctor is choosing the best eggs and the best sperms, and transferring the best embryo in the uterus, it's logical to conclude these babies are going to be better ! This is not...