OBESITY

Definition: Abnormal/ Excessive accumulation of fat in the body that may impair health is called obesity. Body mass index (BMI) is a simple index of weight for height that is commonly used in classifying overweight and obesity BMI CHART   BMI Chart: Prevalence of obesity and overweight are...
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MYTHS CREATING OBSTACLES IN IVF PATHWAY

1-MYTH :THAT IVF CAN BE DONE ONLY AT YOUNG AGE   FACT– NO with the help of donor egg IVF there is no age limit for conception. Women have conceived even at 60-70 yrs of age though ethically we should not try conception beyond 50-55 years of age.  ...
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IS IVF PROCEDURE PAINFUL???

No that is a myth. Ivf is a very safe and simple procedure. There are neither operative procedure, not overnight admission involved. The only thing is that science has not yet advanced that injections used in IVF can be avoided. But not to worry these injections are not...
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Three parent baby IVF legalized in UK

Three parent baby IVF is cutting edge IVF technology in which the future baby’s mitochondrial DNA comes from a third party (Donor egg). Such treatment results in human offspring with three genetic parents, the so-called three-parent baby. It is indicated to prevent mitochondrial diseases being passed on to children. Mitochondria are small structures that...
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Overcoming infertility.

In a country like India, where childbirth and pregnancy are very emotional and sensitive issues, I have faced an even stronger reality in case of my inability to conceive. I was not becoming a mother because my husband’s sperm was not traveling well to my fallopian tubes to...
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