IVF is a safe and effective treatment for infertility. IVF has very low risks to the patient. The risks include ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome, multiple gestations, ovarian torsion, ectopic pregnancy, and risks of the egg harvest procedure.
Experiencing multiple miscarriages, especially if you are also coping with infertility, is physically and emotionally draining. After all, a positive pregnancy test is one of the most exciting moments for patients struggling with infertility. Unfortunately, the time between a positive pregnancy test result and the first ultrasound—weeks later—can be extremely stressful, particularly for women with a history of miscarriage or ectopic pregnancy. Understanding the causes of recurrent miscarriages can help you know what to expect in the future. Here are some common explanations for multiple miscarriages.
Staying positive during your treatment will make the process easier and maybe even more effective. Learn about ways to cope.
Dealing with infertility is never easy, but there are a few steps you can follow to boost your fertility and increase your chances of growing your family.
Did you know that one in every five American couples struggles with fertility issues? As you will learn in this video, male infertility contributes to approximately half of all infertility cases.
Dr. Lowell Ku, M.D., an award winning infertility specialist discusses when a couple struggling with infertility should seek help from an infertility doctor.