In vitro fertilization and other fertility treatments can be a scary and daunting process.
My goal is to break down complex topics into simple, digestible, and easy-to-understand information.
Here is a collection of articles that can help you navigate the process and be informed as you go.
What You Should Know Before Starting Fertility Treatment
- When Should You See A Reproductive Endocrinologist? [A Helpful Guide]
- The Biological Clock In Women (The Truth You Need To Know)
- IUI Vs IVF Explained Simply (How To Know Which Is Best For You)
Intrauterine Insemination (IUI) and Timed Intercourse Explained
In Vitro Fertilization- Everything You Need To Know
- The IVF Timeline: How Long Does An IVF Cycle Take?
- Is IVF Painful? (The Honest Truth Of What You Can Expect)
- The Baseline Ultrasound In IVF: What Is It & Why Do You Need It
- Follicles: What Are They & What Is A Good Number For IVF?
- Estradiol Levels In IVF: What Is A Good Level?
- The Trigger Shot In IVF: 15 Questions You Need To Know
- The Egg Retrieval Day: What To Expect & How To Prepare For It
The IVF Medications You Will Use
- IVF Medication Side Effects: 9 Symptoms You Might Get In Cycle
- Menopur In IVF: What Is It & How To Use It For Fertility
- Lupron In IVF: What Is It & Why Do We Use For Fertility
What To Expect For Embryo Development (After The Retrieval)
- Do All Follicles Have Eggs? Why You Got Fewer Eggs Than Expected
- Immature Eggs In IVF: What Are They & What Do They Mean?
- Embryo Development: [Honest Statistics You Need To Know]
- Freeze All In IVF: What Is It & Why You May Need To Do It
Biopsy & Genetic Testing Of Embryos
- The Embryo Biopsy: Benefits, Risks, & When To Consider It
- PGT Test Results: Everything You Need To Know (In Simple Terms)
Preparing For The Embryo Transfer
- The IVF Frozen Embryo Transfer Timeline Explained (Step By Step)
- The 3 Disadvantages of Frozen Embryo Transfers
- Progesterone Shots: What’s It For (& 5 Tips You Need To Know)
- Embryo Transfer Precautions: What You Should & Shouldn’t Do
Bleeding & Pregnancy Testing After A Transfer
- Bleeding In IVF Pregnancies: Why It Happens & What You Need To Do
- Pregnancy Testing After An IVF Transfer: When To Check & Why
- The Period After A Failed Transfer: (What You Should Expect)
- When Should You Stop Estrogen And Progesterone After IVF (And Why)
Early Pregnancy Expectations
- Miscarriage Symptoms After IVF (How To Know If It’s Happening)
- Blighted Ovum After IVF: 13 Questions You Want Answers To
- Ectopic Pregnancy After IVF: Symptoms, Concerns, & Safety