In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)


FertilitySmarts Social Summary: The Best of February FertilitySmarts Social Summary: The Best of February FertilitySmarts Social Summary: The Best of February FertilitySmarts Social Summary: The Best of February


A monthly roundup of our favorite social media posts related to fertility, infertility, IVF and family building.

Embryo Freezing and Thawing: What You Need to Know Embryo Freezing and Thawing: What You Need to Know Embryo Freezing and Thawing: What You Need to Know Embryo Freezing and Thawing: What You Need to Know


An embryologist explains how embryos are cooled and warmed.

How Men Can Show Support During Infertility How Men Can Show Support During Infertility How Men Can Show Support During Infertility How Men Can Show Support During Infertility


How to be more partner and less spectator.

What you need to know about Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome  (OHSS) What you need to know about Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome  (OHSS) What you need to know about Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome  (OHSS) What you need to know about Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome  (OHSS)


Anyone undergoing ovarian stimulation is at risk of developing OHSS.

Fertility Blogger of the Month: Karen of Hilariously Infertile Fertility Blogger of the Month: Karen of Hilariously Infertile Fertility Blogger of the Month: Karen of Hilariously Infertile Fertility Blogger of the Month: Karen of Hilariously Infertile


This blogger and social media influencer needs no introduction.

Dealing With IVF Injections When You're Scared of Needles Dealing With IVF Injections When You're Scared of Needles Dealing With IVF Injections When You're Scared of Needles Dealing With IVF Injections When You're Scared of Needles


IVF injections don't have to break you.

16 Tips to Prepare for IVF 16 Tips to Prepare for IVF 16 Tips to Prepare for IVF 16 Tips to Prepare for IVF


About to do IVF? Here's how you can prepare for it.

Blogger of the Month: Jessica Jones of Infertility & Life Blogger of the Month: Jessica Jones of Infertility & Life Blogger of the Month: Jessica Jones of Infertility & Life Blogger of the Month: Jessica Jones of Infertility & Life


Jessica writes about undergoing IVF and raising awareness about infertility.

Understanding the Legal Side of Surrogacy: 5 Steps Understanding the Legal Side of Surrogacy: 5 Steps Understanding the Legal Side of Surrogacy: 5 Steps Understanding the Legal Side of Surrogacy: 5 Steps


If you are considering using surrogacy to grow your family, it is important to know up-front what to expect from a legal standpoint.

What to Expect When Your Gestational Surrogate is Pregnant What to Expect When Your Gestational Surrogate is Pregnant What to Expect When Your Gestational Surrogate is Pregnant What to Expect When Your Gestational Surrogate is Pregnant


Spoiler and cliché alert: Expect the unexpected.

30 Ways You Know You've Been A Fertility Patient For Too Long 30 Ways You Know You've Been A Fertility Patient For Too Long 30 Ways You Know You've Been A Fertility Patient For Too Long 30 Ways You Know You've Been A Fertility Patient For Too Long


You know you're a senior member of the infertility club when...

Preparing for Your IVF Egg Retrieval Preparing for Your IVF Egg Retrieval Preparing for Your IVF Egg Retrieval Preparing for Your IVF Egg Retrieval


Here’s what you can expect from an egg retrieval procedure.

Fertility Blogger of the Month: Jennie of The Uterus Monologues Fertility Blogger of the Month: Jennie of The Uterus Monologues Fertility Blogger of the Month: Jennie of The Uterus Monologues Fertility Blogger of the Month: Jennie of The Uterus Monologues


This month's featured blogger is Jennie of The Uterus Monologues. The focus of her blog is recurrent pregnancy loss and what she has found...

5 Things to Know About Our IVF Treatment Abroad 5 Things to Know About Our IVF Treatment Abroad 5 Things to Know About Our IVF Treatment Abroad 5 Things to Know About Our IVF Treatment Abroad


We did our IVF treatment abroad and this is what we discovered.

7 Ways the Two-Week Wait Messes With Your Mind 7 Ways the Two-Week Wait Messes With Your Mind 7 Ways the Two-Week Wait Messes With Your Mind 7 Ways the Two-Week Wait Messes With Your Mind


Why the two-week wait is a total mindf**k.

Understanding IVF Extras: Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI) Understanding IVF Extras: Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI) Understanding IVF Extras: Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI) Understanding IVF Extras: Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)


An embryologist explains the process of ICSI and if this is an IVF extra you should consider.

12 Things I Wish I Had Known As An Infertility Newbie 12 Things I Wish I Had Known As An Infertility Newbie 12 Things I Wish I Had Known As An Infertility Newbie 12 Things I Wish I Had Known As An Infertility Newbie


12 lessons about infertility that you shouldn't have to learn the hard way.

Family Building with Reciprocal IVF Family Building with Reciprocal IVF Family Building with Reciprocal IVF Family Building with Reciprocal IVF


One couple's take on deciding to grow their family through reciprocal IVF.

Infertili-TV: 3 Shows to Watch Infertili-TV: 3 Shows to Watch Infertili-TV: 3 Shows to Watch Infertili-TV: 3 Shows to Watch


We highlight three shows tackling the topic of infertility.