What is delayed IVF?

Delayed IVF for PCOS patients

Immature eggs retrieved during an IVF cycle normally don’t make healthy embryos on fertilization but if they are allowed to mature in the laboratory for an extra day, they may turn into healthy, mature eggs that are capable of fertilizing well. This extension of the development potential of immature eggs is called delayed IVF. Using this method, the slower-developing eggs are allowed to mature under controlled conditions in a laboratory… Read More

Risks and benefits of Double Embryo Transfer in IVF

Single vs double embryo transfer in IVF

Double embryo transfer (DET) in IVF was traditionally done to improve the odds of implantation. However, DET can be the reason for various neonatal complications and also cause serious problems for the mother. It is important to assess the risks and benefits of double embryo transfer in IVF vs. single embryo transfer (SET) before you go through with the final procedure. According to a CDC report, the NICU admission for… Read More

What to do after your Embryo Transfer?

What to do after embryo transfer

The two-week wait period between the embryo transfer and your pregnancy test can be very tense. It is normal to have your mind flooded with questions regarding what to do after your embryo transfer? Should you travel or do any physical activities during this time? What are the positive signs of a successful embryo transfer? All this overthinking during this period of uncertainty after IVF can build up a lot… Read More

How does AI help the IVF process?

AI in IVF

Using Artificial Intelligence (AI) in IVF is the newest way to harness technology and enhance the reliability and success rates of ART. So, how does AI help the IVF process? It has been more than four decades since the first baby was born using IVF, yet IVF’s success rate remains uncertain. Despite all innovations in the field, there isn’t enough data on the use of AI in IVF to influence… Read More

ASRM on traveling for IVF

ASRM on traveling for IVF

Are you considering traveling overseas for fertility treatment? Before you decide to opt for IVF treatment abroad, you may want to learn about the concerns and suggestions laid down by the American Society for Reproductive Medicine or ASRM on traveling for IVF.  Are you getting a better deal, better service or facilities? Does the destination country have restrictions and privacy concerns for IVF treatment? After IVF can you travel? The… Read More