Acupuncture and IVF: The New Trend

Many people enjoy exploring more traditional or ‘natural’ approaches to their medical treatment. From aromatherapy to traditional Chinese medicine, there are many ways to compliment any therapy you may be receiving through a more holistic means. When talking about fertility and fertility treatment, this is even more common, as many people experiencing problems with conception […]

4 Questions to Ask at Your First IVF Consultation

Going through the motions of finding a suitable IVF clinic to handle your fertility treatment can be a daunting and nerve-wracking experience. Add on top of this the general feeling of uncertainty that usually comes with the knowledge that you have a reproductive health issue and it becomes easier to understand these emotions. But if […]

BMI and IVF, Should I Be Concerned?

Some of the more common questions asked by the patients at First Fertility are regarding their weight, lifestyle or BMI. Rising obesity rates across the world have meant that, unfortunately, it is becoming increasingly hard to ignore the issue. This is worrying for patients undergoing IVF treatment as the potential consequences of having a high […]

How to Choose a Thailand based Fertility Clinic?

The amount of reasons why one may need to consult a fertility clinic are extremely varied. Maybe you have been trying to conceive for a while and have been having little to no success. Or perhaps you have a preexisting fertility complication that requires you to seek the services of a fertility clinic in Bangkok. […]

Why Indian and Chinese nationals consider Thailand an IVF Hub

Thailand has always been known for its medical tourism trade, from those seeking gender reassignment surgery to those looking for cheap dental treatments, Thailand offers it all in terms of a medical tourism destination. However, in recent years there has been a large shift in focus from two very specific nationalities for a single kind […]

How Many Times Should You Try IVF Treatment?

Coming to the realization that you cannot conceive a child naturally can be devastating. In fact, this realization has ruined many relationships no matter how close the partners were before. With that being said, if you and your partner choose to stick together, there are a few roads that you can take. Of course, adoption […]

What Are the Main Causes of IVF Failure?

Given all that doctors don’t understand about natural pregnancy and childbirth, it makes sense that the process of IVF is not perfect. IVF, or in-vitro fertilization, is one of the most well-known procedures in reproductive medicine. It involves several careful steps that include stimulating a woman’s ovaries and retrieving her eggs, as well as fertilization […]

Does IVF Increase Your Chances of Having Twins?

For many women who are older and are less fertile, IVF treatment offers a way to become pregnant and start the family they have always wanted. When celebrities like Beyonce say that they are expecting to have twins, there’s always lots of speculation about whether they sought out fertility treatment or not. In this context, […]

Can You Get IVF Treatment If You Are Overweight?

There are many different factors that can impact the chance of success with IVF treatments. One of these factors is your weight. Those with a high body mass index (BMI) may face additional challenges or complications during these treatments. Some countries have high obesity rates. In places like the United States and the UK, fertility […]

Choosing Between Intrauterine Insemination (IUI) and In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)

Trying to have a child isn’t always going to be a simple process. There are times where people will have difficulties conceiving. This can be a very emotionally frustrating situation to be in. If you want to be able to start a family, but you have been having nothing but trouble, then it is easy […]