Workup Basic Infertility Tests

In order to understand why pregnancy doesn't occur, we need to examine the four critical areas which are needed to make a baby - eggs, sperm, fallopian tubes, and the uterus. The tests will actually fall into one of these areas. Finding Out What's Wrong -- The Bas...

Why Infertile Couples Fight Over Sex?

A short film about Infertility tension between husband and wife.   

What is Plan B ? A guide for infertile patients doing IVF

                                 What is Plan B ? Before starting an IVF cycle, I always ask my patients- What is Plan B? While it is true that the success rates in our clinic are very high, it is also true that the chances of failure in one IVF cycle are higher than...

IVF for older women

                                         Why I like treating older women? Everyone knows that IVF success rates drop as a woman becomes older. This is why many IVF clinic refuse to treat older women. Treating older women reduces the overall success rates of the clini...

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...