Preimplantation genetic screening (PGS) is the genetic profiling of the embryos prior to implantation and is a form of embryo screening. It is similar to prenatal diagnosis and used predominantly to screen for a specific genetic disease. PGS used to denote procedures that do not look for a specific disease but use PGD (Preimplantation […]
A question often asked by people all around the world: What is the best time to conceive? Researchers have finally gotten around and found that winter is the best time to do so. In 2010, The World Health Organization (WHO) released the Laboratory Manual for the Examination and Processing of Human Semen: Fifth Edition. This […]
Male infertility refers to a male’s inability to cause pregnancy in a fertile female. There is a growing clamor regarding the use Antioxidants to improve Male Infertility.
Premise behind Antioxidants:
Infertile men have higher levels of semen reactive oxygen species (ROS) than fertile men. High levels of semen ROS leads to sperm dysfunction, sperm DNA […]
IUI is known as Intrauterine insemination and is a fertility treatment that involves the placing of the sperm inside a woman uterus to initiate fertilization. It has delivered hopes to millions of infertile couples across the world and made them proud parents of a healthy baby. During the IUI procedure, the fertility specialist injects […]
IVF or In-Vitro-Fertilisation came into existence in 1978 with the first successful birth of a child after IVF treatment, Louise Brown. IVF since its inception has become the most effective treatment for many forms of infertility. The main goal of IVF is to allow a patient the opportunity to become pregnant using her own […]
Over the time, medical science has evolved and led to great number of relief ingrained methods for people across the world. Infertility is one such cause of woes to the couples across the world. Being a parent to a child is one of the best joys in life. Doctors are across the spectrum to bring […]
Losing a baby can be extremely traumatising; but it does not point towards infertility. Often women who have suffered one or more miscarriages become unsure about their future pregnancy. It needs a special mention that miscarriages may occur by change. Women, who have even suffered up to 3 miscarriages, are known to have conceived […]
Severe depression may decrease the changes of pregnancy. According to a study published in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, it has been found that women suffering from severe depression have 38% less chance of getting pregnant in a particular menstrual cycle compared to those without depressive symptoms.
The study involved nearly 2,100 women between […]
Getting pregnant at 40 isn’t always easy. Fertility in women decrease with their age, the basic reason behind this is, the eggs starts aging. Hence, if you are at the wrong side of 40 and planning to have a baby; seek for medical supervision. You can straight away look for a fertility expert, specialized in […]
It is already a known fact that our lifestyle, food habits and addictions affect our fertility. There is a pretty long list of evidences about the effect of addictions on our chances of having children. Here is detailed discussion about how addictions like caffeine, alcohol or smoking can kill all hopes of parenting babies.
Caffeine is […]