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A woman produces a finite number of eggs during her lifetime. Both the number and the quality of these eggs starts to decline as she ages. This is where egg freezing, an oft-used method of fertility preservation, comes into picture. If you are not mentally, physically, emotionally or psychologically ready to grow or start  your […]

How does Infertility add to Stress in a Couple’s Relationship and Ways to Deal with it? “Nervous breakdown and depression were just at the doorsteps after three consecutive failed IVFs and prolonged infertility,” shivers Natalie (name changed), thinking about the toughest five years when she had to deal with the marital pressure, infertility, and the […]

Covid19 and Pregnancy

How does Covid-19 affect Pregnant Women? Covid-19 or Coronavirus has impacted the economy and the global dynamics world over.  Anything from businesses, Sensex, production houses, travel industry to the economy at large, has taken a nose-dive in the growth charts. The virus is contagious and has touched millions of people all over the globe. It […]

The reason you are reading this blog is that infertility and motherhood are the two inverse terms that are bothering you right now. You wish to parent a baby but the doctor labels your condition generically as ‘infertility’ and you are flummoxed for a while.  Dr. Shivani Bhutani, the leading gynecologist and fertility expert of […]

You will be surprised to know that men produce new sperm almost throughout their life but women’s fertility graph is almost hill-shaped; it increases as they grow and begins to deteriorate after their 35th birthday tentatively. The egg cell is important for female fertility.  A unique egg reserve starts to form in the body of […]

Motherhood and happiness are almost synonymous. If you are desperate for a child or plan to have a baby you will understand this feeling much better. With almost 10%-15% of women finding it difficult to get pregnant, the infertility rates are bothersome and are further expected to rise because of the lifestyle and stress in […]

Can Smoking affect Fertility?

If fertility and making a baby are at the top of the priority chart for you at the moment, you must have shifted to healthy food and exercises and loaded up vitamins and folic acid on your plate. Having tried all that you could, you are still finding getting pregnant impossible each month. Before one […]