By Chris D. Meletis, N.D. A new study indicates that if you are undergoing IVF, antioxidants just might improve your chances of achieving success.1 In the study, researchers answered the question, “Does the inclusion of three antioxidants (A3), acetyl-l-carnitine (ALC), N-acetyl-l-cysteine (NAC) and alpha-lipoic acid (ALA), improve human embryo development and pregnancy potential?” To answer this […]
Category Archives: IVF, IUI and Other Assisted Reproductive Technologies
In these articles, we answer frequently asked questions about Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART).
By Chris D. Meletis, N.D. Even if you are lucky enough to avoid catching coronavirus, the COVID-19 pandemic is dashing hopes and dreams left and right. Small businesses shuttered, weddings postponed, graduations ceremonies cancelled, and all of the big sporting events for the year delayed. (Don’t worry Olympians – the world can’t wait to watch […]
IUI Frequently Asked Questions Personal Experiences with IUI Journal Abstracts IUI Frequently Asked Questions Q: What is an IUI and how is it done? A: An IUI — intrauterine insemination — is performed by threading a very thin flexible catheter through the cervix and injecting washed sperm directly into the uterus. The whole process doesn’t […]
Disclaimer: This page is not intended to serve as medical advice and does not take the place of consulting with a doctor. Before following the instructions on this page, you should read through and discuss this technique and all the risks with a qualified medical professional. Update: There is a recent trend in trying-to-conceive circles […]
General IVF Hints The main IVF hint is to pamper yourself! An IVF cycle is a very stressful thing and anything that helps you through it without harming a potential baby is okay! Decide ahead of time where and how you want to get news each day for how much medication to take, etc. This […]