IVF Speeds Time to Pregnancy and Lowers Costs

IVF Speeds Time to Pregnancy and Lowers Costs

Patients who come to a fertility specialist want to become pregnant as soon as possible. There are various treatment options now available for infertility; some have higher pregnancy rates and some have lower pregnancy rates. These treatments have markedly different costs and differing levels of complexity. Very commonly patients may start with a less effective…

Single and Multiple Embryo Transfer in IVF: likelihood of live birth and multiple births
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Single and Multiple Embryo Transfer in IVF: likelihood of live birth and multiple births

A study was done in 2009 to determine whether a policy of elective single-embryo transfer (e-SET) in IVF lowers the rate of multiple births (twins, etc.) without compromising the live birth rate. Elective single-embryo transfer (e-SET) is the transfer of one embryo into the uterus during IVF as compared to two.

IVF does not cause developmental disorders in babies

IVF does not cause developmental disorders in babies

IVF and Babies: Background In Vitro Fertilization has been around for 30 years now. Many studies have been performed to try to discover any possible effects on children born through IVF . A new study suggests that IVF does not increase the risk of developmental disorders in children. Many questions have been generated in the…