For women having trouble getting pregnant, the decision to try in-vitro fertilization (IVF) is a big deal. It requires 4 to 6 weeks of almost daily office visits, monitoring, and medication – and after everything’s said and done, the average cost of one IVF cycle is $23,000. Those who can afford it or whose insurance will cover it will often go through 2-3 IVF cycles to increase their chances of successful pregnancy. See More
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Fertility treatment can be confusing—and expensive, whether you have insurance or not. You may be prescribed several different types of drugs, and they can vary based on the type of treatment you’re receiving.
Progesterone, a natural hormone essential for pregnancy, is one type of medication used in fertility treatments. Examples include progesterone injections (also known as progesterone in oil), Endometrin, Prometrium, and Crinone. See More
If you’re considering fertility treatments, you may already know that there are many options out there—and there is no one-size-fits-all solution.
So where do you start, with all of the information and options available to you? This may not be a surprise, but the best place to begin is simply meeting with your doctor. Less is more when it comes to fertility treatments, and while you may still need more complex procedures or medications, your specialist can help guide you. See More
You may wonder whether the many hormone injections required for the process of in vitro fertilization (IVF) put you at a higher risk of female cancers. Some reassuring results were just presented American Society for Reproductive Medicine 2015 Annual Meeting but there are some risks to know about.
Here’s what they found.
- Ovarian cancer: In women who undergo in vitro fertilization (IVF), the risk for overian cancer is minimal. See More