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Is egg freezing painful? Is it safe?

Posted on March 14, 2019

Egg freezing is an amazing technology. At Women’s Health Melbourne, we are committed not only to achieving a woman’s best possible outcome through egg freezing, but also in minimising the impact that treatment has on her life. There are some elements of egg freezing that can be uncomfortable, but the experience is not painful for … 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

What is the AMH test?

Posted on November 27, 2018

Interviewer: Welcome back to “Knocked Up” the podcast. Now, we are recording today from outside on the first beautiful day of spring. So you may hear the occasional dog barks. And certainly you will hear some very loud birds. But we couldn’t miss the day. So today we’re back and we’re going to be talking … Continue reading

Choosing Your Doctor

Interviewer: Welcome to Knocked Up: The Podcast About Getting Pregnant with Dr Raelia Lew from Women’s Health Melbourne. I don’t know about you, but I have enough trouble trying a new hairdresser, let alone finding the doctor that’s gonna help me have a baby! Today, we talk about what to look for and how to work with … Continue reading

Unexplained infertility: what does it mean and where to from here?

Posted on September 11, 2015

Unexplained infertility is when a couple have been actively trying to conceive for more than 12 months, without success and without an obvious reason. Unexplained infertility is a “diagnosis of exclusion”. This means that a couple’s infertility can only be “unexplained” if a thorough set of tests have been done to fully investigate all possible … Continue reading