How to Prepare Your Body for Egg Freezing

How to Prepare Your Body for Egg Freezing

Guest blog by Terry Sullivan from Fertility Family on Egg Freezing. Preparing your body for egg freezing is key to ensuring your chances are optimised for a successful procedure and to harvesting eggs of the highest quality for future fertility treatments. Here, we...
What Tests to do before doing a Frozen Embryo Transfer

What Tests to do before doing a Frozen Embryo Transfer

If you had repeated IVF failures after more than one frozen embryo transfer, I would suggest you consider doing some extra testing before doing your next embryo transfer The two basic tests. Vitamin D levels should be above 75 nmol/L before transfer, and the TSH...
Can abstinence affect sperm quality?

Can abstinence affect sperm quality?

What happens to sperm quality after a long period of abstinence? For men with normal sperm counts, studies find that semen volume and sperm count/concentration increase after two days of abstinence. However, sperm quality—the motility (movement) and morphology (shape)...
When and Where to Get Fertility Test? – Fertility Check up.

When and Where to Get Fertility Test? – Fertility Check up.

Unlike what we are made to believe, getting pregnant is not always easy. In fact, 1 in 7 heterosexual couples in the UK face fertility issues. If you’re planning for a baby or have been trying to conceive for a while, you may be feeling a little overwhelmed looking...
What Is the Difference Between Endometriosis and Adenomyosis?

What Is the Difference Between Endometriosis and Adenomyosis?

Endometriosis and Adenomyosis both affect the female pelvis but are separate conditions with some similarities and differences. In both conditions, tissue similar to the lining of the uterus, the endometrium, grows in places it shouldn’t. They affect different parts...