Will IVF work if you have Endometriosis?

Will IVF work if you have endometriosis

Over 10% of the females in reproductive age suffer from endometriosis , according to the World Health Organization (1). While many of them are able to conceive naturally despite the condition, many also need medical intervention and IVF. Can you conceive naturally? Will IVF work if you have endometriosis? Will your ability to conceive be affected because of endometrial lesions? Endometriosis creates a hostile environment for fertilization and also affects… Read More

Jennifer Aniston’s IVF journey and fertility struggles

Jennifer Aniston's IVF story

Jennifer Aniston’s IVF revelation has caused quite a stir as the Hollywood star spoke for the first time about this very personal and rather painful chapter in her life. Media speculation and fallacious rumors of pregnancy made it worse for Aniston, when she was quietly undergoing failed IVF cycles, desperately trying to have a baby. “It was a challenging road for me, the baby-making road,” the actor told Allure in their December cover… Read More

Rising Infertility in the UAE

Rising infertility in the UAE

The number of pregnancies in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is expected to drop to 1.66 per couple from 2020-2025(1). This rising infertility in the UAE is a real concern as more poeple turn towards treatments. According to a market research conducted by Colliers, infertility rate in the Middle East is estimated to be at 15%, split across men and women (2). This is significantly higher than the 10% infertility… Read More

Dr.Peangpailin Voradithi

Dr. Peangpailin Voradithi - IVF Thailand

Dr. Peangpailin Voradithi is an ART specialist, obstetrician and gynecologist currently working with one of the top clinics for IVF in Thailand. Together with the other specialists at their clinic, she performs 250-300 IVF-ICSI procedures every year. Dr. Voradithi graduated with first class honors from the Prince of Songkla University in Thailand and then pursued obstetric and gynecology as her specialty.  Later she completed her fellowship in Reproductive Medicine at… Read More

Nayanthara and Vignesh Shivan welcome twins via surrogacy

Nayanthara and Vignesh Shivan welcome twins

Just a few months following their fairy-tale wedding, Nayanthara and Vignesh Shivan had twins through surrogacy and shared their first photos on social media. The faces of the newborn babies were not revealed in the pictures. Vignesh posted a photo of him and Nayanthara kissing the little feet of their newborn twins, saying “Nayan & Me have become Amma & Appa. We are blessed with Twin Baby Boys. All our… Read More

Kourtney Kardashian & Travis Barker pause IVF; here’s why

Kourtney Travis pause IVF

Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker have paused IVF treatments for now as the couple focuses on getting married while they also address the new concern of Travis’ health. “We started an IVF journey, but I stopped,” the 43-year-old mom of 3 shared in an interview with WSJ Magazine (1). She explained that IVF was taking a toll on her body, and she just wanted to pause so they could focus… Read More

Will US abortion bans affect your IVF?

Will US abortion bans affect your IVF

Are you worried that the latest developments on US abortion bans will affect your IVF treatments? If you’re trying to conceive with IVF or are still in the process of planning your fertility treatments, the looming changes in abortion laws might have raised questions, fears, and concerns pertaining to IVF practices. Since the recent overturning of the Roe V. Wade ruling—a landmark decision in 1973 that affirmed abortion as a… Read More

How to stay calm through IVF?

How to stay calm through IVF

Are you stressed about your imminent IVF cycle and wondering if all that anxiety will affect the outcome? Stress is not good for conceiving and you’re probably already looking for tips on how to stay calm through IVF. A Swedish study found that among twenty-two women who went through IVF, the physiological stress levels among those who did not become pregnant were slightly higher than those who did achieve pregnancy… Read More

Do birth control pills affect your natural fertility?

Birth control pills effect on fertility

Whether it’s your first-time using birth control pills, or you have been taking it for quite some time, you may have wondered at one point or another – do birth control pills affect your natural fertility? One common misconception about contraceptives is that they affect a woman’s natural fertility because they might mess up the ovaries’ ability to produce healthy eggs for pregnancy or IVF. Infertility with the use of… Read More

At what age are you the most fertile?

Best age to get pregnant

For most women, age is the most important factor affecting your fertility. Typically, women have higher chances of conceiving upto mid-30s, after which their fertility starts to gradually decline. If there was an ideal age to conceive, or say, to freeze your eggs, what is it for any woman? At what age are you the most fertile? The proverbial biological clock is no myth. Fertility in both men and women… Read More