According to the World Health Organization, a BMI of over 25 is overweight, and more than 30 is obese. Obesity is known to make a person more susceptible to a wide variety of medical issues. According to the WHO, obesity can impact the heart, liver, kidneys, joints, and reproductive system.   How does weight impact […]

Is IVF Procedure Painful?

IVF has become one of the most prominent artificial reproductive techniques to treat infertility, making it a popular choice across the world. In case you too are considering this remedy to start your own family, several questions pop into your head. Whether this procedure is painful or not is one of those key questions. In […]

Busting 5 common myths about IVF

In recent times, there have been a lot of studies done on the effects of in-vitro fertilization (IVF). This is primarily because the popularity of this method has led to a lot of speculation and hearsay in the public, regarding its effects. In this guide, we are going to bust some of those myths and […]

Finding highly qualified medical experts and getting the most effective medical care is key to already improving your odds in favor of achieving pregnancy through in-vitro fertilization. In addition to this, there are several ways in which you can improve the chances of having the outcome you desire.  In this article, we will touch upon […]

Fibroids are often cited among the many factors that adversely impact female fertility. Also called leiomyomas, uterine fibroids, which are growth originating from muscle tissue in the uterus, have remained a topic of much debate and clinical research in the past few decades viz a viz their role in influencing fertility. This makes it pertinent […]

Across the world, male-factor infertility is as common as female-factor infertility even though the latter is a lot more publicized and talked-about than the former.  However, the problem is increasingly being recognized across the globe, including in India. In fact, in 2007, the Urological Society of India initiated an effort to develop guidelines for the […]

Across the world, the average age of mothers having their first child is rising. However, age and fertility are inversely proportional— meaning the higher the age, the lower your chances of achieving conception. Not just the possibility of conception, your age also determines the stability of your pregnancy and physical and mental health of your […]

Even though there is a clear-cut demarcation between problems in conceiving a baby and infertility, the twin issues are often referred to as one and the same. However, know that problems in conceiving can be branded infertility only when a couple has waited for a specific time period while actively trying to conceive. Infertility: The […]