List of Blog Posts
OHSS or Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome- Symptoms, Diagnosis and Management and Prevention
Find out about OHSS or Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome – OHSS types, symptoms, risks factors? How ... Read More
The Poor Ovarian Responders – Causes and Treatment Strategies
Poor ovarian responders are on a rise posing a challenge to clinicians, fuelling the need for effect ... Read More
Fertility boosting effects of zinc on male and female fertility.
Investigate fertility boosting effects of Zinc on both male and female fertility via scientific evid ... Read More
How your nutritional choices can make or break your fertility
This articles explain the effects of weight, Nutritional imbalance, poor dietary choices and poor li ... Read More
Basic principles of Ovulation Induction in IUI and IVF
understand the basic protocols involved in ovulation induction for IUI and ... Read More
Surgical Sperm Retrival Faq's
Surgical sperm retrieval is the process of retrieving the sperm; so it can used to fertilise an egg ... Read More
Understanding Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome PCOS
What causes Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome? What are the symptoms and treatment options. Here is an ove ... Read More
Ovulation Induction with Oral medications vs Gonadotropins – How does it work?
Ovulation induction is the backbone for any form fertility treatment. Why do we need to stimulate ov ... Read More
Assessing Tubal Damage through Tubal Patency Tests
Understand the pathophysiology behind tubal factor infertility, what causes tubal blocks and what a ... Read More
What are the causes for anovulation in women?
Anovulation affect a woman's ability to conceive. Understand the underlying causes behind anovulatio ... Read More
Imaging the uterus better with Saline Infusion Sonography (SIS)
Understand how Saline Infusion Sonography helps visualise the uterine cavity better and allows detec ... Read More
How serious is Pelvic Inflammatory Disease and how does it affect the fertility in women?
Find out what are the Signs, Symptoms and causes of Pelvic Inflammatory disease and how does it affe ... Read More
Are you having Vaginal Discharge? Here's what you must know
Vaginal discharge is a common problem and usually normal but women must look out for signs when thei ... Read More
Painful periods or Dysmenorrhoea - an avoidable defect or a cause for concern
Understand how painful periods is classified and which type pe dysmenorrhoea can be cause for concer ... Read More
Conception tips for women with irregular periods
Women with irregular periods find it difficult to conceive naturally because there is no cyclical pa ... Read More
Suffering in silence- Heavy Menstrual Bleeding - Menorrhagia
What are the signs of Heavy Menstrual Bleeding or menorrhagia, how you can tell and what are the opt ... Read More
Irregular menstruation - Symptoms, types, causes and prevention.
Understand what are the types of Menstrual irregularities, causes behind abnormal periods and what t ... Read More
Folliculometry – The best way for Ovulation Tracking.
Understand the role of follicular study in tracking follicular and endometrial growth, predicting ov ... Read More
Understanding Turner Syndrome and Conception Options
What are the conception options for people with turner syndrome? How can pe ... Read More
Pre Menstruation Syndrome: How to deal with PMS?
What is PMS, what causes Premenstrual Syndrome, what are the symptoms, what you can do to reduce the ... Read More
The Menstrual Cycle – Simple step by step guide to understanding your periods
Whether you are trying to conceive or trying not to conceive, this simplified step by step guide to ... Read More
7 Fertility Hormones That Regulate Female Reproductive Cycle
Understand the 7 Hormones that govern female reproduction and regulate the physiological changes in ... Read More
Understanding the Female Reproductive System
Understand the female reproductive anatomy, what are the organs and hormones involved in female repr ... Read More
Pre-implantation Genetic Testing for Aneuploidies (PGT-A) simplified for couples.
PGT-A is being recommended more often these days for couples with multiple IVF failures, recurrent m ... Read More
Significance of laparoscopy in managing female subfertility
Laparoscopic surgery is often recommended for infertile women before IVF. This article will help you ... Read More
How to calculate the best days for trying to conceive?
Motherhood brings immense joy to any woman. However, the road to motherhood is not easy always. Apar ... Read More
5 Things to Keep in Mind While Trying to Conceive
What are the 5 things that you wished you knew before you started planning for a baby. Read this art ... Read More
6 Major Fertility Breakthroughs that have helped improve IVF outcomes
Assisted Reproductive Technology is a constantly evolving field with research focussing on improving ... Read More
Understanding Premature Ovarian Insufficiency
What is Primary Ovarian insufficiency? what causes premature Menopause and what is the treatment app ... Read More
What are the Factors that contribute to Male Infertility?
Male Infertility can be caused by a variety of factors that can be categorized into Pre Testicular, ... Read More
How can I prepare my body for pregnancy?
How can I prepare my body for pregnancy? Read More
What are the techniques of surgical sperm retrieval?
Understand how sperms are aspirated surgically during IVF procedure and what are the different ways ... Read More
7 Tips to Eating Healthy in Pregnancy
Healthy eating during pregnancy is critical to your baby's growth and development in utero. In orde ... Read More
Breastfeeding FAQ’s and Tips for First-time-Moms
<p>Exclusive breastfeeding is recommended for the first 6 months of a baby’s life. Breastfee ... Read More
Pregnancy Travel- When to Travel, How to Travel Safe and What to Keep In Mind
PREGNANCY TRAVEL- WHEN IS IT SAFE TO TRAVEL , HOW TO TRAVEL SAFELY AND WHAT TO KEEP IN MIND BEFORE P ... Read More
What You Can Do to Improve Your Egg Quality
Your quality of egg determines whether you can conceive or not. Once you are in your 30s, the quali ... Read More
Things You Can Do to Increase IVF Success
Are you planning to get pregnant through IVF (in vitro fertilization)? If yes, then there are sever ... Read More
What happens if you have an Ectopic Pregnancy?
When the fertilized egg implants anywhere except the uterine lining, it is called an ectopic pregnan ... Read More
What is recurrent pregnancy loss? How to improve conception chances if you have RPL?
Understand what is recurrent pregnancy loss and why does it happen. What are the tests needed to und ... Read More
Genetic counseling FAQ's- read this before going for a genetic consult
If you are planning to see a Genetic Counselor and have questions regarding the whole genetic counse ... Read More
What is the role of genetic factors contribute to recurrent pregnancy loss?
Understand why genetics factors play an important role in infertility especially when all is well bu ... Read More
Genetic testing through Microarray - Who should go for this?
Chromosomal microarrays form the basis of Pre-Implantation genetic testing. Understand its significa ... Read More
How does hydrosalpinx effect female fertility?
Understand the condition of Hydrosalpinx, what causes it, and how it affects female fertility. How i ... Read More
Renting a Womb - A Guide To Getting Started With Surrogacy
Is surrogacy for all couples? Who is eligible for surrogacy and where to start? where do you begin? ... Read More
7 Things to Avoid When Trying to Conceive
Planning to conceive? If yes, then it’s very important that you prepare your body for the most wonde ... Read More
Why do women become Less Fertile with Age?
How does age effect the reproductive capacity of a woman and what are the options available for wome ... Read More
What to consider before you decide to opt for IVF treatment
Getting an IVF done is not the first or natural choice for any couple desiring to have a baby. It is ... Read More
Why is Sperm DNA Fragmentation Tests for male partner necessary in IUI and IVF?
Sperm DNA fragmentation test is a crucial test in male infertility cases to check the extent of DNA ... Read More
4 Steps to Coping with - PAIN - of IVF failures
This article talks about the 4 simple steps of embracing grief of Failure, deal with it and how to m ... Read More
Role of Endometrial Receptivity in Implantation Failure In IVF
Find out what is endometrial receptivity and window of Implantation and how it impacts the implantat ... Read More
Understanding Ovulation Induction. Why is it important in fertility Treatment?
Every Couple facing Conceptions issues are given medicines/ injections to help them ovulate. Ovulati ... Read More
Male Infertility Causes and Treatment | Antioxidant therapy to combat sperm damage
What is oxidative stress and how does it cause male infertility. How does ROS alter sperms parameter ... Read More
How DNA Fragmentation and Microfluidics are changing how we assess Sperm Quality
Classical semen analysis is based mainly on sperm count, the number, ability of the sperm to swim an ... Read More
Low – Cost Fertility treatment and EMI Financing options is building hope for couples from Low Income groups
In private clinics the cost of an IVF cycle in the state varies anything between Rs. 1 lac and Rs. 2 ... Read More
PRP therapy is giving hope to couples advised for Egg donation to conceive with their own eggs
PRP or Platelet Rich Plasma is an extract from the blood which has a concentrate of Platelets and ot ... Read More
Why Pre Implantation Genetic Screening of Embryos is recommended after IVF Failure?
The majority of abnormal embryos are indistinguishable from normal embryos when studied using a micr ... Read More
Personalised Embryo Transfer is the next big game changer in IVF?
The window of implantation is the period when the endometrium is receptive or ready for the embryo. ... Read More
Fresh Vs Frozen Embryo Transfer. Which option yields better results?
Why should couples opt for Frozen embryo transfer (FET) rather than same cycle transfer? How is FET ... Read More
HPV vaccination in Kolkata for adolescent girls and women
HPV Vaccination offers the best possible protection against cervical cancer.• One out of 4 women who ... Read More
How do Polycystic Ovaries Affect Pregnancy
Pregnancy is a wonderful aspect of a woman’s life. Nurturing a life in your womb is one of the best ... Read More
Brief Summary of the Indian Laws on ART and Surrogacy
What do Shah Rukh Khan, Karan Johar, and Tusshar Kapoor have in common? Well, they are all A-listed ... Read More
5 Things You Should Know About Fertility
If you are reading this article then chances are high that you are trying or planning to have childr ... Read More
Tips to Increase the Chance of Your IVF Success Rate
IVF stands for in-vitro fertilisation. In this technique, an egg is retrieved from the ovaries of a ... Read More
5 Tips that will see you through a Successful Surrogacy
Being pregnant is one of the most wonderful feeling for any woman. However, things are a bit differe ... Read More
Secondary Infertility - 8 Facts to Know
Secondary fertility is when a woman cannot get pregnant or isn’t capable of carrying a pregnancy to ... Read More
Trying to Conceive - Causes of Infertility in Women
Conceiving a child can be the greatest challenge for some couples. No matter how much they try to ex ... Read More
5 Common Myths About IVF Treatment
Despite the growing popularity of in-vitro fertilization (IVF) as an effective solution for infertil ... Read More
Corrective Surgeries That Are Performed Before IVF
You may face unexplained fertility issues or have experienced failed IVF cycle. In such cases, often ... Read More
Trying to Conceive - When is Sperm Aspiration Recommended
Infertility due to male factor is not an uncommon issue. There are several factors that determine th ... Read More
Considering IVF? Know These Useful Insights
If you have been thinking about fertility treatments recently, then you might have come across the t ... Read More
Ectopic Pregnancy Counseling and Management in Kolkata
If you have ectopic pregnancy this article will give you the necessary information on how to proceed ... Read More
Pre Conception Genetic Counseling at Best PGD Cost in India
Dr Dipanjana Datta De is an accomplished Geneticist and the author of this ... Read More
Why IVF Fails
IVF or in-vitro fertilization is a process in which both egg and sperm are collected from the indivi ... Read More
Role of Hysteroscopy in IVF
What is Hysteroscopy, why is it so important ? Should we doing Hysteroscopy ... Read More
Tips to cope with hot flushes during pregnancy
We thought hot flushes happen only in menopausal women but NO they happen in pregnant women too !!! ... Read More
Information about Sperm Banking, both for Donors and also for those who wil ... Read More
Everything you need to know regarding Spinal Anaesthesia for your C - Section delivery
Giving a brief overview of what is Spinal Anaesthesia, its good and bad eff ... Read More
Prenatal Breast Care
Breast Care is an important aspect in preparing for delivery and motherhood ... Read More
Stem Cell Banking
Every pregnant patient is faced with the question “To bank or not to bank? ... Read More
How to Reduce Nausea and Vomiting During Early Pregnancy
Like most pregnant women, you have discovered that the early weeks of pregnancy can feel like one lo ... Read More
During pregnancy ligaments become softer and stretch to prepare you for labour. This can put a strai ... Read More
Varicose veins are veins which have become swollen. The veins in the legs are most commonly affected ... Read More
Teeth and Gums
Bleeding gums are caused by a build-up of plaque (bacteria) on the teeth. During pregnancy, hormonal ... Read More
Tips to relieve Constipation During Pregnancy
You may become constipated very early in pregnancy because of the hormonal ... Read More
Ovarian Reserve – Woman's Potential of Natural Conception
The term 'Ovarian Reserve' refers to a woman's reproductive potential with respect to the number of ... Read More
Life Begins at 40 with the Success of IVF
Most women around the age of 30, whom I have seen do show apprehension regarding that particular age ... Read More
What Do Hormones Mean
As a patient you must have constantly heard the terms FSH, LH, E2 but have you ever tried to underst ... Read More
Tubal Patency Testing Under Best IVF Clinic in Kolkata
Fallopian tubes arise from the womb (uterus) and curve around the ovaries on either side. The ends o ... Read More
Letrozole is Safe under Supervision of Infertility Specialist
I am writing this article because Letrozole is a very commonly used drug by Infertility Specialists ... Read More
Do Pranayam Classes Help to Increase IVF Success Rate
Difficulty in conceiving can mean stressful times for the couple involved. This is only compounded b ... Read More
Male infertility Evaluation - Physical examination of Infertile male
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5 Reasons why you should opt for Frozen Embryo Transfer during IVF
There are a lot of practices in ART that help ensure you can give the best chance for an embryo to i ... Read More
Women with PCOS (Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndromes) have irregular menstrual periods and do not ovulate ... Read More
Having a baby opens up a whole new and exciting world - but it can seem a d ... Read More
The First Meeting
I had a patient today who apologized at least 4 times for taking my time, a similar number for borin ... Read More