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Pregnancy after menopause: From freezing eggs to ovarian rejuvenation

July 21, 2021 7:26 pm

With the advent of Assisted Reproductive Techniques, it is now physiologically possible for post-menopausal women to become pregnant.

Covid Care: 7 points to consider when planning an IVF baby

June 22, 2021 6:24 pm

Only visit an IVF clinic that follows necessary precautions against Covid-19 such as social distancing, daily screening of their staff, and hygienic environment.

Why should embryo transfer be done on day five?

April 18, 2021 8:33 pm

Here is a guide to know why the embryo is cultured until day five -- till it becomes a blastocyst -- and then transferred on the same day

Safe Motherhood Day: How to prepare for a safe IVF pregnancy

April 11, 2021 12:18 pm

Here are a few thumb rules for when you decide to opt for IVF or any other ART process to get pregnant

Self-cycle IVF: All you need to know

August 22, 2020 12:42 pm

The success rates of infertility treatment vary depending on various factors that includes the age of couple, cause, as well as the kind of treatment undertaken

World IVF Day 2020: Covid-19 compromised IVF access to 90 per cent couples, say experts

July 25, 2020 3:21 pm

In the last three months from April to June 2020, less than 1,000 patients sought IVF treatment. There has been a steep fall in the number of patients from 50,000 to 1,000 in a quarter, say fertility experts.

An IVF dad talks about having twins after trying for 8 years to conceive naturally

February 26, 2020 2:45 pm

"I got to know about IVF from my friends. They suggested it when we repeatedly failed to conceive naturally."

IVF babies face higher mortality risk in the first few weeks, study reveals

February 23, 2020 1:18 pm

For the study, the researchers selected only singleton babies and compared the mortality rate of those born with assisted birth measures, and those who were conceived naturally.

Watch: One mother's truth about making babies late: 6 years, 7 pregnancies, 5 miscarriages and IVF

December 27, 2019 4:21 pm

The minute Reisa Pollard held her baby, she wanted another. That's when the struggle truly began, at age 42. She tells other women, "We need to start sharing our stories. There's nothing to be ashamed of. It's a journey and you're not alone."

'Babies born from frozen embryos are at more risk for certain cancer types'

December 11, 2019 1:03 pm

Babies conceived through assisted reproduction involving frozen embryo transfer were more than twice likely to develop childhood cancer, particularly leukemia and neuroblastoma, a type of brain cancer, according to the study.