Understanding the IVF Procedure – What to Expect When You're Planning IVF

(Thursday, September 18, 2014) Summary: The IVF procedure is complicated and requires keen expertise and experience. The five step procedure is spread over a period of a few days and includes preparation of the ovaries and the uterus, to the final insertion of...

How Much Does IVF Cost – Calculating the True Cost of Having a Baby

(Friday, September 19, 2014) Summary: The cost of IVF treatments can be considerable, and therefore it is important to plan infertility treatments properly, with the help of experienced doctors and medical professionals who will guide you properly and correctly...

Azoospermia Treatment – Understanding the Treatment before Exploring Your Options

(Monday, October 07, 2014) Summary: Azoospermia treatment is based on the cause of the condition. Since there are many different causes of the condition, treatment can only be recommended after a complete diagnosis of the condition and identification of its cau...

How IVF Can Reduce Stress Levels

(Tuesday, June 07, 2014) A lot of infertile women don't want to do IVF because they are worried that IVF is very stressful. They are anxious about having to take so many injections; they have heard lots of horror stories about the side effects of the hormones;...

Never give up hope, never ever!

(Monday, June 02, 2014) No one can foresee the future; If you will be healthy, successful within your profession or when you find true love. But one thing will be very clear to almost everyone - if and when you find true love the most of us also start to plan f...

Why PCOD Patients are like a Porsche

(Friday, June 06, 2014) We see a number of Polycystic Ovarian Disease – PCOD Patients who have been treated extremely poorly. When they do not get pregnant with simpler treatment options such as ovulation induction or IUI, they are advised to do IVF. However, a...

Work Now, Conceive Later

(Thursday, June 05, 2014) Sunaina Oza* is a 33-years old corporate lawyer at a multinational bank in Mumbai. She is single, works almost 10 hours a day and is pushing for a big career leap — her aim is to head the legal department in a couple of years. Her only...

Freezing eggs and embryos - suspending time!

(Friday, June 13, 2014) Time reports that a study of 200 women found that, half of those pursuing degrees in sports or education would consider freezing their eggs to give them the option to delay starting a family, while more than 8 out of 10 women pursuing a...

Pregnancy destroying factor – taking patients for a ride

(Monday, June 09, 2014) Infertile couples are emotionally vulnerable, and it breaks my heart when I see them being taken for a ride. Sadly, doctors do this by exploiting their ignorance. An infertile patient recently sent me an email. Her doctor has told...

Happy Doctor's Day

(Wednesday, July 01, 2014) Doctor's Day is meant to be a day of celebration, but the rash of articles on medical corruption leave a bad taste in many doctors' mouths. Doctor bashing has always been popular, but we also need to worry about the imp...