Tag: IVF

Does Fertility Treatment Raise Breast Cancer Risk?

Does Fertility Treatment Raise Breast Cancer Risk?

Breast Cancer Diagnosis and In Vitro Fertilization – Are they Connected? Questions concerning fertility treatment and a link to breast cancer are frequently asked. And when E! News anchor Giuliana Rancic told the world that she had been diagnosed with breast cancer it seemed that there would be a new round of speculation about an [...]

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The Many Possibilities Of Unexplained Infertility

The Many Possibilities Of Unexplained Infertility

There are a number of explanations given for unexplained fertility including drinking alcohol excessively, smoking, etc. However, none of the explanations given by scientist have been conclusive. According to medical studies, nearly 60 percent of patients reported unexplained fertility just a few years back. However, in the last several years, authors said the number has [...]

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IVF Surrogacy Designed To Help Childless Couples To Have Families

IVF Surrogacy Designed To Help Childless Couples To Have Families

IVF surrogacy is a legal medical process to help women and couples, unable to conceive naturally, to conceive and have a baby with the help of a surrogate mother. Whenever a couple is unable to conceive, they might turn to IVF surrogacy to help them begin a family. IVF surrogacy is when a woman is [...]

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Start A Family Today With The IUI Procedure

Start A Family Today With The IUI Procedure

The IUI procedure can help a couple having fertility problems to become pregnant so that they may enjoy the beauty of giving birth to their own child. What is the IUI procedure? ItÂ’s called the intrauterine insemination, which is a fairly simple infertility treatment. A tiny tube is places specially washed sperm right into a [...]

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In Vitro Fertilization Surrogacy

In Vitro Fertilization Surrogacy

Surrogacy is often the last choice for women who are unable to get pregnant or successfully carry their pregnancy. In vitro fertilization surrogacy aims to solve ethical questions associated with surrogacy. Indications for IVF Surrogacy During surrogacy, the infertile couples try to have a baby by artificially inserting the sperm of the male partner into [...]

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What Happens After an IVF Transfer- A Guide for Beginners

What Happens After an IVF Transfer- A Guide for Beginners

Are you feeling anxious because you just went through an embryo transfer? Don’t worry. Most women tend to feel the same way after an IVF transfer. In fact, worries and questions usually won’t stop running around women’s heads for the next two weeks an embryo transfer. Among other things, you might wonder how long you [...]

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How Fast Is Your Biological Clock Ticking?

How Fast Is Your Biological Clock Ticking?

Three universities in Scotland have joined forces to carry out a survey of healthy women with the aim of uncovering levels of hormones present in a healthy woman at different times in their lives. By knowing this, doctors can identify if the women will have early or late menopauses. This also identifies when a women [...]

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Reproductive Technologies

Reproductive Technologies

Robert Edwards and Patrick Steptoe made a significant contribution to the treatment of infertility in 1978, with the successful birth of Louise Brown after in vitro fertilization (IVF). Twenty-two years later, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported that IVF resulted in 25,228 live births in the United States. The success of IVF [...]

September 26, 2011 More