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Low vitamin D is linked to poor fertility outcomes for women with polycystic ovarian syndrome

Posted by on Apr 30, 2019 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated vitamin D (vitD) levels in patients undergoing ovarian stimulation (OS).  They found that low vitD reduced the chance of live birth in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Some background Infertility can have a number of causes. One cause of infertility is polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). These...

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Fresh vs. frozen: which type of embryo transfer is most successful for women undergoing IVF?

Posted by on Mar 16, 2019 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated if fresh (FR) or frozen (FZ) embryo transfer (ET) results in higher live birth rates (LBR) in women with undergoing in vitro fertilization (IVF). They found that LBR was higher after FZET in women with high progesterone levels.  Some background Many women with fertility problems will undergo assisted...

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Does a hysteroscopy improve outcomes in women undergoing fertility treatment?

Posted by on Mar 5, 2019 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated if hysteroscopy (HTS; involves a thin tube with a light inserted into the vagina to see the inside of the uterus) improves the success of fertility treatment. They found that HTS may be linked to higher live birth rate (LBR). Some background Infertility can be caused by a number of factors. Some couples will...

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Does diet have an impact on fertility treatment success?

Posted by on Feb 28, 2019 in Infertility | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated the effect of diet patterns (DP) on the success of assisted reproductive technologies (ARTs) They found that a ‘pro-fertility’ diet (PFD) improved the odds of live birth after ART. Some background Assisted reproductive technologies (ARTs) are used to treat infertility. In vitro fertilization (IVF) and...

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