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.

A-Z Guide to IVF Emotions

IVF is often described as an emotional rollercoaster. While much of it can be attributed to the hormones you are

endometrial scratch

To scratch or not to scratch, that is the question

“Can I just have a quick word with you?” the midwife asked during a quiet spell on the delivery suite. “Just between me and you, we need IVF and wondered if an endometrial scratch is a good idea?”

Fresh or Frozen Embryo Transfer

New research finds that frozen embryo transfer is associated with higher live birth rates than transfer in a fresh cycle. But what is the explanation and should we be advising freeze-all for all?