Christmas can be a difficult and challenging time for those of us TTC or battling with infertility. We will look at how to cope both emotionally and physically, some tips on taking back control and dealing with family and friends.
Coping at Christmas when you’re TTC
Fertility options & real patient stories
This month we look more closely at frozen versus fresh cycles and learn more about fertility medications. You can also read about some of our patients and get some tips on your first clinic appointment/attending a fertility show.
IVF abroad & fertility/IVF myths, debunked
Debunking the myths surrounding IVF and fertility and looking at what you need to consider if you are thinking of going abroad for IVF treatment. Also read our interview with IVF babble about preparing financially for IVF.
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All you need to know about sperm, PCOS and refund programmes
Find out about PCOS, practical tips for preserving male fertility and the challenges faced by the humble sperm in reaching their fertilisation goal.
We also look at multi cycle refund programmes to help you manage the costs of IVF treatment, whilst also gaining a potential discount of at least 30% compared to a cycle by cycle approach.
Options for same sex couples, OHSS and IVF in the workplace
This newsletter considers the options available for same sex couples and looks at ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS).
We also include practical tips for managing IVF in the workplace and we cover the much debated question of whether to tell people about your IVF journey, and who to tell, if you decide you want to.
IVF costs and fighting the miscarriage taboo
The emotional impact of IVF
This newsletter will focus on the emotional impact of IVF. Coping with the roller-coaster of emotions involved in the process can be difficult so we hope you find this newsletter interesting and, hopefully, useful.
Behind the scenes & your IVF medication
In this month’s edition of the newsletter Nicola explains her experience of egg collection in a UK IVF clinic. We also look at the different IVF medications and why timing is so essential.