Taking the First Steps Towards IVF – What Are The Options And Success Rates Almost one in eight couples will seek help for difficulties when trying to conceive. A third of these will need assisted fertility treatments such as In vitro fertilisation or IVF or simpler fertility treatments such as Artificial insemination or IUI; or [...]
Pros / Cons and Why Egg Freezing is a viable Option for both Current and Potential Mothers? Almost one in eight couples will seek help with fertility. Of these, at least a third of the couples will need some of fertility treatment. The average female age of starting family has risen compared to a decade [...]
Why fertility problems are more likely from mid-thirties onwards? Almost one in six couples will seek help of fertility specialist. Majority of these will require some form of fertility treatment to help conceive. More couples are delaying starting family into early to mid-thirties’. The golden age/period for women to conceive in their third decade of [...]
Fertility Testing for Men Male infertility may not be heard as often as female fertility, but it is responsible for difficulties in conceiving in a fifth of the couples seeking fertility treatment. It may play some role along with other causes in another third of the couples. Despite such a common occurrence, it is rare [...]
Myths and Facts about fertility debunked Does male and female fertility decline with age? There is a common myth that female fertility declines only after 40 years of age. Women are born with few million eggs. These remain dormant until the female reaches adolescence or puberty. Ever since puberty, there is a slow and steady [...]
Ms Shipra Krishna explains Pre-Implantation Genetic Screening, or PGS. Read more...
What is traditional surrogacy and gestational surrogacy? The traditional surrogacy, which is also known as a straight surrogacy arrangement, the surrogate also becomes an egg provider and the carrier of the pregnancy. Whereas in gestational surrogacy the surrogate only provides the host environment to the embryo or the pregnancy and is not a gamete provider. [...]
Ms. Shipra explains what can go wrong with surrogacy.
Ms. Shipra Krishna answers "how does surrogacy work?" Learn all about your surrogacy options and important considerations before you start.
Ms. Shipra Krishna explains elective egg freezing, an option to be considered by women one less than 30, ideally less than 35.