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Understanding OHSS: IVF complications simplified

Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome (OHSS) is “the” IVF complication. It is almost entirely unique to fertility treatment, although a few cases have been cited where OHSS has occurred in a naturally occurring pregnancy.
Decrease in ovarian follicular function
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Premature Ovarian Insufficiency: Understanding Early Menopause

Premature ovarian insufficiency (POI) occurs when the ovaries no longer work effectively in women under the age of 40. Different terms are used interchangeably for POI, such as ‘premature menopause’ and ‘primary ovarian failure’. It is a fairly common condition, affecting around 1% of people and can sometimes be a cause of fertility problems.
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A Guide to Alcohol, Fertility and IVF

If you're hoping to get pregnant, you might wonder about your fertility and whether you can improve it. The Big Fertility Guide to Alcohol, Fertility and IVF reviews the latest research.