I'll be adding more and more articles to this site over the next few months, so let me know if there's something you want me to write about: I'll try to get it to the top of the list!
The IVF process
- The IVF process from start to finish (MEGA ARTICLE!)
- Embryo grading, Day 3 vs Day 5, and all your questions answered! (MEGA ARTICLE!)
- Sample IVF calendars: long protocol, short protocol, fresh and frozen embryo transfer
- 7 things no one tells you about IVF (and what to do about them)
- Egg collection: all your questions answered (plus read about other people’s experiences)
- Fresh embryo transfer vs frozen
- Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS): how to avoid it (or treat it)
- Side effects of IVF medication: what you need to know
- Sperm collection: what you need to know (an article for the men)
Hormones and eggs
- Egg quality and egg quantity (ovarian reserve): what you need to know
- Oestradiol levels: what you need to know
- FSH levels: what you need to know
- AMH levels: what you need to know
- Antral follicle count: what you need to know
Myths and facts
- Fertility diets: do they work?
- CoQ10, DHEA, assisted hatching, McDonald's chips, pomegranate, pineapple and more… do ANY of them work? (MEGA ARTICLE!)
- All the reasons you're worried about IVF, and what to do about them
- My IVF commandments for staying sane and enjoying life
- List of responses to “When are you going to have a baby?”
- Why you need an IVF planner – and the best ones out there
- How to cope when IVF fails
NHS treatment and private treatment
- Who’s eligible for NHS-funded IVF treatment?
- IVF success rates in private fertility clinics (UK): what you need to know
- How much does private IVF cost in the UK? (And what are the funding options?)
- How to choose a private fertility clinic
- Which are the top-rated private fertility clinics in the UK?