Knocked Up Podcast – What is IVF?

Posted on 16 April 2020

Its the first treatment that comes to mind when we think infertility but IVF isn’t a quick fix. In this episode we go through step by step the process of InVitro Fertilisation. Providing the answers to your questions is Dr Raelia Lew from Women’s Health Melbourne. Raelia is a gynaecologist & infertility expert with dual … Continue reading

Long Term Outcomes of IVF for Mothers and Babies

Posted on 12 August 2019

Can IVF cause breast cancer? Are IVF babies abnormal? In this article we’ll teach you more about long term outcomes of IVF for mothers and babies… IVF long term outcomes: The first IVF birth occurred in the late 1970’s.  To date, more that 5 million children have been born through IVF. As it is a … Continue reading

When should you freeze your eggs

Posted on 11 April 2019

If you are going to freeze you eggs – do it as early as you can Younger eggs are healthier The younger you are when you freeze your eggs, the better their quality and the more likely that one of them will be able to make a baby. An ideal age is under 30, but … Continue reading

Lifestyle and IVF: Exercise, Diet, Alcohol…

Posted on 31 January 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