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...

Why are men so reluctant to get their sperm tested ?

                                   Most men are very reluctant to get their sperm tested for various reasons. It's scary, humiliating and casts doubts on their masculinity. Moreover, most men mistakenly believe that having a baby is exclusively a woman's responsibility...

Social egg freezing for young professional women!

This is the best time in the world to be a woman ! Not only do women have many more career and professional opportunities than they had in the past, they also have a number of inherent biological advantages as compared to men, which allow them to shine. Not only is thei...

Dr Malpani tells you what to do if your test results are abnormal during your infertility workup

                                  No reason to panic if your Infertility tests show abnormal. It's a good sign, because now you have located a probable cause to be remedied. There's always a lot of anxiety when you have to go a doctor - and this is especially true when...

Free e-learning course on IVF

A free interactive e-learning course on IVF Infertile couples are hungry for reliable information about infertility and their treatment options . While there is tons of information online, a lot of this is garbage , and patients don't know what they can trust. Even wor...

Why the HCG blood test is better than a home urine pregnancy test

                             Find out why the blood test for checking the beta HCG level is better than the Home Urine Pregnancy Test. Blood tests for checking the beta HCG level are better than home urine pregnancy tests for the following reasons. They are more acc...

Providing a second opinion when an IVF cycle fails

As a senior IVF specialist , I'm often asked to give a second opinion on the IVF treatment which patients have taken another IVF clinic. This is a useful exercise for me , because it teaches me a lot. I can study the treatment protocols which other doctors use; and how...