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What about freezing my eggs when I am young

Posted on November 16, 2020

What about freezing my eggs when I am young? Will that guarantee a baby later when I am older The answer to this question is easy and unfortunately is NO. Nothing we can do in life can guarantee future success. Like going to business school doesn’t guarantee your future rise to commercial success, freezing eggs … Continue reading

How to Improve or Increase Fertility Chances

Posted on November 13, 2020

How to Improve or Increase Fertility Chances It may seem scary or overwhelming to seek the advice of a medical specialist, especially when it comes to something as personal and private as your fertility. Lots of women and couples try to DIY their fertility work up and try numerous things before seeking help. Knowing how … Continue reading

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on October 8, 2020

Lots of great things are happening this October! The weather is warming up, COVID-19 restrictions are starting to ease, the AFL grand final will be played, and the Melbourne Cup Carnival begins (even if it’s just to be enjoyed from our living rooms).  And don’t forget that October is also breast cancer awareness month! We … Continue reading

Understanding donor conception

Posted on September 29, 2020

Donor egg and donor sperm conception are avenues both single women and couples contemplate and commonly use to have families using Assisted Reproductive Technologies like IVF. Most women and couples contemplating fertility treatment would choose to use their own eggs and sperm. However, there are lots of circumstances when having a baby the old fashioned … Continue reading

Fertility Treatments in 2020

Posted on September 14, 2020

This year, Candice Reed, the first IVF baby born in Australia has turned 40. IVF is now an every day term, but this amazing technology has changed so much since the late 1970’s when IVF pioneers discovered how eggs and sperm could be fertilized outside of the human body to help women and couples to … Continue reading