What is an IVF Success Story? On 25th July 1978, the world’s first IVF baby, Louise Brown, was born at Oldham General Hospital, Manchester. It is a success story built on many failures and triumphs. It is a fruit of decades of painstaking but ground-breaking research by Professor Bob Edwards and Professor Patrick Steptoe. This [...]
What is IVF? Is it Safe to Undergo IVF? The history of IVF or in vitro fertilisation goes back over half a century. Over forty years ago, Sir Bob Edwards and Patrick Steptoe successfully undertook the world’s first IVF treatment that led to the birth of world’s first IVF baby, Louise brown, on 25th July [...]
Dealing with the Stress of Long Term Conception I am not sure whether stress causes infertility, but surely infertility causes stress. The triggers for stress differ from patient to patient and during the course of the process. Such as cause of difficulty in conceiving, when taking the first step to see a fertility specialist, the [...]
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 [...]
Dr. Shipra Krishna explains the IVF success rate.
Ms Shipra Krishna explains what IVF stands for and what happens during an IVF treatment. IVF stands for in vitro fertilisation, and it is a fertility treatment that utilises the assistant reproductive technology (ART) in helping couples achieve a pregnancy when they have failed to do so naturally.
It is a common concern that most of the patients have especially when they have been trying to get pregnant for some time whether it's time to start proceeding with a fertility test or whether it's time to proceed with a fertility treatment.
The majority of the patients are concerned about the outcome of their pregnancy following an IVF conception and natural they are very anxious all the way through the pregnancy. Prematurity of preterm birth has been associated with the IVF treatment.
IVF Injections - do they hurt? Ms Shipra Krishna answers the question in this video. It is important to understand that there are different kinds of injections being used at different phases of the treatment.
Consultant Shipra Krishna explains how you can make IVF more successful. There are many things that you can do it here and to give yourself the very best chance. Especially some lifestyle factors have been associated with the implications of the outcome.