IVF- in vitro fertilization

In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)

If you are told you have a fertility issue then you aren’t alone. There are millions of couples who are facing infertility and with the help of modern advances such as IVF, are able to experience the life’s pleasures of bearing a child. If you are trying to grow your family as well, this article …

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Male fertility- everything you need to know

All about Male infertility

Sometimes, the male partner is the cause of a couple’s infertility. Infertility is defined as the inability of a couple to become pregnant after 1 year of unprotected sexual intercourse (using no birth control methods). Data shows that the male factor could be the reason for 30- 40% of the couples experiencing infertility.40% of the …

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FAQs on Infertility

1. How long should you wait before consulting a Doctor? If you have been trying to conceive for a year, you must see an infertility specialist and get yourself checked. 2. Stress causes infertility Almost every couple encounters stress in their lives. While it is certainly common for infertility to cause stress, it is quite …

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Is your pregnancy high risk?

A high risk pregnancy is one in which some condition puts the mother, the developing fetus, or both at higher-than-normal risk for complications during or after the pregnancy and childbirth. Some pregnancies are  high risk from the beginning for instance, if the mother has a heart problem. Some pregnancies become high risk later on, for …

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What is Cervical cancer?

Cervical cancer is cancer of the cervix, the lower part of the uterus which connects it to the vagina. Symptoms of cervical cancer ●     Vaginal bleeding in between periods, after intercourse or after menopause. ●     A bloody or dirty vaginal discharge which may have a foul odour. ●     Pelvic pain You are at risk of …

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Do you need a Pap Test?

A pap test is a simple  test which can help in early diagnosis of cervical cancer. It is cheap, easily available and a completely painless procedure where your doctor takes some fluid from your cervix ( the mouth of the uterus) and sends it for testing. Every sexually active woman from 20 years to 6o …

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What is vaginal discharge?

Vaginal discharge is a normal mucous discharge which is secreted by the vulval and vaginal glands of a woman. This discharge may change according to the period in the menstrual cycle, during pregnancy, or according to the age of the woman. The normal vaginal discharge is a clear, mucous dischargewhich is odourless and causes no …

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