In-Vitro Fertilization can be wrought with injection stigma. The treatment is notorious for its medication, needles, and side effects, but our fertility nurse breaks it all down for you: what to expect from injections, what other medications you’ll take, and how it all makes you feel.
Can I get my nails done? Or hair colored? What are the rules on alcohol? Sex? Our Fertility Nurse answers all your life-during-IVF questions.
Oprah Winfrey hosted Amy Schumer on her self-titled 2020 Vision Tour, and they did not hold back! They covered IVF, motherhood, and one egg retrieval side effect that had the audience in tears.
IVF can be broken down into several phases, and each one has a unique set of side effects. Read the list now and understand what is normal and what is severe.
It’s official: there is no increased risk of ovarian cancer for women who have gone through in-vitro fertilization! Our own Dr. Joshua Hurwitz gives his thoughts on the topic. More studies need to be done on those with endometriosis, but this is a reassuring finding making doctors and women breathe a sigh of relief.
As celebrities and influencers voice their struggles with infertility, whether it's IVF, egg freezing, miscarriage, or another experience, our community hears them. In this blog, a fertility nurse offers her most thoughtful words of encouragement and advice.