Harvesting Eggs Earlier May Boost Older Women's Pregnancy Chances

Study finds changing timing of fertility treatment process might lead to more success Source: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Female Infertility, Women's Health
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Dr. Jennifer Ashton discusses the singer's posts about how doctors told her she could not become pregnant and needed a hysterectomy.
Source: ABC News: Health - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GMA Source Type: news
by Yasmin M. Vasquez, Xiaoqiu Wang, Margeaux Wetendorf, Heather L. Franco, Qianxing Mo, Tianyuan Wang, Rainer B. Lanz, Steven L. Young, Bruce A. Lessey, Thomas E. Spencer, John P. Lydon, Francesco J. DeMayo Successful embryo implantation requires a receptive endometrium. Poor uterine receptivity can account for implantation failure in women who experience recurrent pregnancy loss or multiple rounds of unsuccessfulin vitro fertilization cycles. Here, we demonstrate that the transcription factor Forkhead Box O1 (FOXO1) is a critical regulator of endometrial receptivityin vivo. Uterine ablation ofFoxo1 using the progesterone...
Source: PLoS Genetics - Category: Genetics & Stem Cells Authors: Source Type: research
CHELMSFORD (CBS) – Infertility can be a painful experience for couples trying to start a family. It’s a roller coaster ride of emotion that Shawn and Shannon McNamee know well. For more than a year, Shannon injected herself hundreds of times. They tried several rounds of in vitro fertilization (IVF). Nothing worked. “You would get really hopeful and optimistic, then it would crash. The results came back negative every time,” Shawn told WBZ-TV. The McNamees decided to adopt and now their living room is filled with toys and their hearts with love. Their son Logan is happy and curious and in no way int...
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Abstract Context: Maternal metabolic status reflects underlying physiological changes in the maternal-placental-fetal unit, which can identify contributors to adverse pregnancy outcomes associated with infertility and treatments utilized. Objective: To determine if maternal metabolomic profiles are different between spontaneous pregnancies and pregnancies conceived with fertility treatments, including in vitro fertilization (IVF) and non-IVF fertility treatments (NIFT) that may explain differences in pregnancy outcomes. Design: Metabolon® metabolomic analysis and ELISA assays for 17-β-estradiol ...
Source: The Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism - Category: Endocrinology Authors: Tags: J Clin Endocrinol Metab Source Type: research
Authors: Macut D, Milutinović DV, Rašić-Marković A, Nestorov J, Bjekić-Macut J, Stanojlović O Abstract Over the last decade, huge achievements have been made in the fields of neurophysiology, molecular endocrinology, and biochemistry, as well as in the successful translation of clinical research into diseases into clinical practice. As regards female reproduction, most of the advances made in this area were achieved in gonadal axis regulation, regulation of behavior through sex steroids, reproductive genetics, preservation of ovarian reproductive function, steroid profiling, and metabolic and overall re...
Source: Hormones - Category: Endocrinology Tags: Hormones (Athens) Source Type: research
Conditions:   Infertility;   Progesterone;   Frozen Embryo Transfer;   Euploid Embryo Transfer;   Pregnancy Outcome;   Artificial Cycle;   Ongoing Pregnancy Interventions:   Drug: Low Progesterone;   Drug: Normal Progesterone Sponsors:   Institut Universitari Dexeus;   Fundación Santiago Dexeus Font;   Dexeus Mujer Not yet recruiting
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ConclusionThis program was evaluated positively. The AALS, PTGI ‐J, EPDS, and STAI showed significant change after the program and the AALS, PTGI‐J, and STAI‐J showed significant correlations with the CNSS.
Source: Japan Journal of Nursing Science - Category: Nursing Authors: Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research
I am still not able to cope up with negative pregnancy test. I just wished that the test still comes positive. My good looking embryos do not like to settle in my good looking endometrium lining. I wish that I could know what these beautiful embryos wants more from me? Why all these medicines,efforts, patience, care, precautions and prayers for having a baby is not paying off. What else can we do to fulfill our dream to have a baby ?Crying is also not helping. After getting result, I spent entire day in reading positive ivf stories on internet I know that in this journey nobody get success immediately, every couple have th...
Source: Dr.Malpani's Blog - Category: Reproduction Medicine Source Type: blogs
ConclusionThere is limited evidence on the ectopic pregnancy prevalence in Iranian obstetrical clients and assisted reproductive technologies patients. Furthermore, a significant heterogeneity existed between the results. So, more population ‐based studies on national data are needed for the exact estimation of the ectopic pregnancy prevalence in Iran.
Source: Journal of Evidence-Based Medicine - Category: General Medicine Authors: Tags: ARTICLE Source Type: research
Conclusions: The delayed start protocol was not associated with better conception results or cycle outcomes in poor responders with primary infertility undergoing IVF cycles. PMID: 30410693 [PubMed]
Source: Oman Medical Journal - Category: Middle East Health Tags: Oman Med J Source Type: research
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