7 Celebrities who struggled with Endometriosis

Endometriosis is a very common disease that affects almost 10% of the women of reproductive age, but it is surprisingly low profile. The lack of open discussion and understanding of endometriosis is frustrating and weakening for women, who silently bear the pain. If it is any help, a lot a women that you see making headlines, are actually silently suffering from endometriosis. Here are some celebrities who struggled with endometriosis:… Read More

Endometriosis—Symptoms, causes and treatment

Endometriosis is the condition in which the lining of your uterus (called the endometrium) starts to grow outside of the uterine cavity. This endometrial tissue that spreads outside of your uterus is called the endometrial implant. It could be found on: Ovaries and fallopian tubes Outer surface of uterus Outer surface of bowel or bladder This is usually restricted to the pelvic region, but in rare cases it may extend… Read More

IVF after 40 years of age

The proverbial biological clock in women often influences their family and career decisions. However, many women get prepared for pregnancy only around the age of 40, and a woman seeking IVF after 40 years of age, especially with self eggs, only has a 12% chance of success. So if you are a woman near or over the age of 40 years and are planning to conceive, go through the below… Read More

IVF Process details – step by step

IVF process

IVF may seem like a long, complicated procedure at first, but if you learn about the IVF process details before starting the treatment, it probably won’t seem so intimidating and uncertain. STEP 1 – Period Make an appointment with your doctor on day one or day two of your period. If you do not get periods or have irregular periods, your doctor will be able to induce them with contraceptives… Read More

Top 5 reasons for failure of IVF

The average success rates of IVF globally are under 50 percent. This means that almost half the people who undergo IVF do not get pregnant and unfortunately, your doctor may not always be able to tell you the reasons for failure of IVF. IVF is an expensive procedure with no guarantee of success. Once you get your head around the actual cost of IVF, the most important concern is usually about the chances… Read More