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Lifestyle and IVF: Exercise, Diet, Alcohol…

Posted on January 31, 2019

IVF can be more of a marathon than a sprint. Here are some tips to help you survive the journey Exercise Continuing your normal exercise routine during IVF treatment is not only ok but it can be really helpful – both to help you deal with the physical symptoms and emotional stress of treatment. Around … Continue reading

Likelihood of IVF success

Posted on January 17, 2019

What can couples do to improve their likelihood of success through IVF? Choosing a CREI qualified fertility specialist CREI fertility specialists have been comprehensively trained to diagnose and treat all male and female causes of infertility, from the most simple to the most complex cases. Not every couple who attempt IVF will have a baby. … Continue reading

When to start thinking about IVF

Posted on January 3, 2019

One in 6 Australian couples need help to conceive. Many ultimately turn to IVF. Success rates in IVF are at their best when performed in the best hands (ultimately by a CREI subspecialist) in the best laboratory (yes the IVF lab quality, and investment in staff training, equipment, technology and materials can make a huge … Continue reading

IVF Babies Just as Healthy as others

Posted on December 20, 2018

Reassuringly IVF babies are healthy as infants and as young adults The first IVF baby born (ever) has just turned 40. IVF is a technology that was such an amazing leap forward, such a game changer for couples with infertility, that it was adopted to mainstream practice remarkably quickly after being developed in the late … Continue reading

Does Stress Cause Miscarriages

Posted on December 17, 2018

Interviewer: Welcome to “Knocked up”, the podcast about everything to do with getting pregnant with Dr. Raelia Lew from Women’s Health Melbourne. Miscarriages have been mentioned in the Australian media this week. And today with Dr. Raelia Lew, we’re going to talk about what they are. how they happen, how can I be caused by … Continue reading