Pregnant drivers

As far as risk during pregnancy is concerned, getting in a car can be as dangerous as smoking or drinking.

When you tell people that you’re pregnant the first thing they do is give you lots of advice: friends, family, doctors, people in the street and even warning labels on products. “Do this.” “Don’t do that.” “Don’t drink alcohol.” “Keep away from smokers.” “Don’t drink too much caffeine.” “Don’t eat sushi.” “Think twice before getting on a rollercoaster.” But nobody says “don’t drive”. As far as risk during pregnancy is concerned, getting in a car can be as dangerous as … Continue reading Pregnant drivers

Does cryopreservation of oocytes affect future embryos?

cryopreservation of oocytes

Cryopreservation of oocytes is a technique that allows women to preserve fertility for the purpose of using these oocytes at a later date or to safeguard fertility due to medical reasons. New York University Fertility Center and New York University School of Medicine conducted a research to determine if long-term cryopreservation of oocytes affects oocyte developmental competence, live-birth rates and blastocyst aneuploidy. In this research, a total of 33 patients cryopreserved their oocytes for various reasons. Only one patient who … Continue reading Does cryopreservation of oocytes affect future embryos?

Fertile dates – today we help you calculate when they are

Fertile dates

Today we want to show you how to calculate your fertile dates to prevent you from feeling stressed or worrying that you may have got it wrong. Generally, women with regular menstrual cycles have cycles lasting around 28 to 30 days, counting from the first day of a period. The middle days of the cycle are when a woman is most fertile. But what happens if the cycle is not regular? What day will you ovulate and when can you … Continue reading Fertile dates – today we help you calculate when they are