Symptoms of Infertility

Symptoms of Infertility Most couples should consult a doctor after a year of trying to conceive unsuccessfully. This is the main sign of infertility. If the woman is over age 35 and hasn't conceived after trying for six months or … Continue reading →

IVF

In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) IVF offers hope when other infertility treatments are unsuccessful. It eliminates any barriers between egg and sperm by combining them in a lab. The growing embryos are then placed inside the uterus. Undergoing IVF can be … Continue reading →

IVF with Blastocyst Transfer

IVF with Blastocyst Transfer A recent breakthrough in IVF technology is known as blastocyst transfer. In standard IVF, embryos are transferred to the womb when they reach the two- to eight-cell stage. In the newer procedure, the embryos are allowed … Continue reading →

IVF with Donor Eggs

IVF With Donor Eggs Women who are over 40, have poor egg quality, or have not had success with previous IVF cycles may consider IVF with donor eggs. This involves combining the husband's sperm with another woman's eggs. If the … Continue reading →

IVF Success Twins for a wonderful Family

The Wanners, of Australia, count their blessings every day.  Australia has a IVF program which helps with most of the costs. I sure wish there was a program available for myself and the many other women here in the US.  When I … Continue reading →

Mother to freeze Eggs for Infertile Daughter

I have mixed emotions on this story. A mother plans to freeze her own her eggs to enable her infertile two-year-old daughter have children in later life. Mackenzie Jarvis was born with Turner Syndrome, a chromosome abnormality which causes infertility. … Continue reading →