When choosing a clinic for a fertility treatment or an IVF, it is important to ask the right questions. Here, we will help you find those questions and show you how to look for answers.
After more than three decades of strict regulations, China has decided to remove this policy. Now families are allowed to have two children, but the law does not apply for single women who want to become mothers or to unmarried couples.
This breakthrough treatment is gaining popularity nowadays and there are some countries which are taking on this area as their area of focus and expertise. One of those is China, where any couple planning to undergo stem cell therapy to treat infertility can opt for Relife International Medical Center in Beijing. This medical center specializez in stem cell therapy to any sort of disease and medical problem but one of their focus is treating infertility with stem cells
Check out the differences between Frozen-Thawed Versus and Fresh Single Blastocyst Transfer, as explained by Selman Lacin, MD, Obstetrician and Gynecologist at Medicana International IVF Center in Istanbul, Turkey.
Many fertility clinics offer their fertility success rates to patients looking for this type of treatments. Any patient would choose the clinic with the highest numbers, but are you sure you know how to read those numbers? What does 80% success rate with IVF really means? Are you looking at the clinic's success rates overall or at those related to a specific age or maybe procedure or maybe the number of healthy babies born?
Patients have rated the stress of undergoing IVF as more stressful than or almost as stressful as any other major life event, such as the death of a family member or separation or divorce. The aspects of IVF that are perceived as stressful by patients are multifaceted and affect all parts of their life/lives: marital, social, physical, emotional, financial, and religious.
Fertility is the whole-body, not something that happens only in the reproductive viscera. Here are the facts that Dr. Prakash Shah explains when considering the psycho social aspects of infertility.
Both intrauterine insemination (IUI) and in vitro fertilization (IVF) are fertility procedures. However, they're totally different, and learning the difference between the two can help women and couples seeking enhanced fertility options to choose which is best for them to experience pregnancy.
Polycystic ovary syndrome (or PCOS) is a common hormonal disorder among women of reproductive age, affecting as many as 1 out of 15 women. Often the symptoms begin in the teen years of life.
Rakesh Singh is Chief Operating Officer at Manipal Hospitals India, a medical tourism hotspot, and he was kind to answer a few questions about one of the most famous Indian hospital chain. Manipal Health Enterprises provides healthcare from the smallest to the most complex medical problems. This state-of-the-art facility is renowned for its pioneering work in the Indian healthcare industry that has been developing for more than 4 decades. National and international patients from all over the world have been treated here.