Top 5 things you need to know about genetic carrier screening
Genetic carrier screening assesses your chance of having a child with a single gene condition. If you are planning to have a baby one day, we suggest you consider genetic carrier screening. If you don’t know too much about genetic carrier screening – here are the top five things you need to know to help you decide if genetic carrier screening is right for you.
Genetic screening is not about designer babies - it's about choice
Dr Tristan Hardy discusses the importance of genetic screening to provide patients with choice, sharing his experience supporting patients that are carriers of serious genetic conditions as they navigate their options for conceiving.
Medicare Rebates For Preimplantation Genetic Testing (PGT)
Medicare rebates for preimplantation genetic testing of embryos will be introduced to the Medicare Benefits Schedule on 1 November 2021. In this blog post, Dr Tristan Hardy discusses the significance of more affordable preimplantation genetic testing for IVF patients.
New Research Into The "Golden Window" For Timing Embryo Transfer
Monash IVF has published promising new IVF research that could pinpoint the "golden window" for pregnancy success and timing embryo transfers. Professor Luk Rombauts and Professor Beverley Vollenhoven are researchers for this published IVF research paper.
What IVF costs are covered by private health insurance?
We understand that for some people thinking about trying for a baby and finding clear information about the financial costs of fertility treatment can be daunting. In this article, we talk about what role private health insurance can play in covering your IVF costs.
A Guide to Male Fertility and Infertility
Planning for a pregnancy is an exciting time, but it can be also be deeply frustrating when we encounter roadblocks along the way. In this article, we go over what you need to know about male fertility and infertility and what you can do to create the best chance of conception.
How to survive the IVF two-week wait
We understand that the two-week wait after an embryonic transfer can be a period filled with hope and anxiety so we’ve gathered some advice from our experienced fertility specialists so you can feel as calm and supported as possible in this chapter of your IVF treatment.