Do COVID Vaccines harm your fertility or IVF outcomes?

Do COVID vaccines harm your fertility

COVID-19 vaccines are said to boost your immunity and protect you against the potentially deadly lung infection but is there any downside to them? Vaccine deniers have had many concerns amongst which is the possibility of COVID vaccines to harm your fertility or IVF outcomes. Analyzing the data available so far, researchers have not found any incidence of reduced fertility in individuals who took the shots of either Pfizer or… Read More

Victorian Government reverses decision to halt IVF

Victorian government reverses IVF halt

Prospective patients can now heave a sigh of relief as the Victorian Government’s decision to halt IVF treatments has been overturned following massive backlash from all parts of the country. Days after placing a blanket ban on IVF treatments for 90 days in order to free up more health resources to deal with the highly infectious Omicron variant of COVID, the Government of Victoria has apologized and reinstated fertility treatment… Read More

IVF Children not at risk of poor psychiatric health

IVF children psychiatric health

IVF children do not have any risk of poor psychiatric healthy during adolescence and adulthood, researchers at the Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have declared. They conducted a large observational study (published in JAMA Psychiatry) to find that there is a slightly higher risk of obsessive-compulsive disorder for the kids born with in-vitro fertilization but it is mostly attributed to parental background factors. “These findings are overall reassuring with respect to… Read More

California couple sues fertility clinic over IVF mix-up

IVF mix-up

An IVF mix-up left a Los Angeles couple distraught as they realized the baby they’d carried through the pregnancy and given birth to, wasn’t their child. Daphna and Alexander Cardinale on Monday filed a lawsuit against their fertility clinic, California Center for Reproductive Health. According to the lawsuit, the couple sought IVF services at the clinic in 2019 and entrusted Dr. Eliran Mor to help them have their second baby… Read More

Paris Hilton’s IVF announcement criticised

Paris Hiltons IVF

Paris Hilton recently disclosed her plans to start a family with boyfriend Carter Reum and the couple is currently undergoing invitro fertilization with the same doctor, who performed Kim Kardashian’s IVF treatment. Although celebrities coming out about their infertility and treatments are usually lauded, Paris Hilton’s IVF disclosure hasn’t gone down well with many people. “We have been doing the IVF so I can pick twins if I like,” Hilton… Read More