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Preimplantation genetic diagnosis
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Preimplantation genetic diagnosis

Do you know that transferring embryos with genetic abnormalities may decrease the pregnancy rate and increase the percentage of miscarriages? Do you know what preimplantation genetic diagnosis is? Here you will find what you need to know about heritable genetic damages and how to prevent them in an assisted reproduction treatment.

Folic acid and pregnancy
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Health and fertility

Folic acid and pregnancy

The deficiency or excess of some nutrients during pregnancy can have consequences for the baby in the short and long term. One of the nutrients we talk about in this blog post is folic acid. Do you want to know why it is so important? Get information here!

Differences between In Vitro fertilization and artificial insemination
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Differences between In Vitro fertilization and artificial insemination

The variety of techniques of assisted reproduction may lead to doubts. Artificial insemination and In Vitro fertilisation (IVF) are two very known methods that usually cause confusion. Here you will find out what you should know about them!

Single maternity, the decision of your life
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Single maternity, the decision of your life

Single maternity has ceased to be a stigma for women. This fact, together with advances in reproductive medicine, have turned this option into a trend that is increasing. To know what techniques we offer you and why you should choose Barcelona IVF keep reading. 

Endometriosis and fertility
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Health and fertility

Endometriosis and fertility

Endometriosis affects 3-10% of the general population according to the clinical practice guidelines of the Spanish Fertility Society (SEF). Do you know what queues and how does it affect women’s reproductive health?

Egg freezing: am I still on time?
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Health and fertility

Egg freezing: am I still on time?

Do you want to become a mother, but do not think it is the right time? Are you going to undergo a treatment that might affect your reproductive capacity and want to preserve your fertility? If so, egg freezing might be a good choice for you.

Ovarian stimulation in an assisted reproduction treatment
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Assisted reproduction

Ovarian stimulation in an assisted reproduction treatment

An in vitro fertilization treatment consists of many phases, the first is what we call ovarian stimulation. How and why is it done? Is it essential? Get information here.

Barcelona IVF: commitment, innovation and integrity in reproductive medicine
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Barcelona IVF: commitment, innovation and integrity in reproductive medicine

Life is full of important decisions but having a baby is surely the most significant of them. In Barcelona IVF, we will be by your side in this moment so crucial for you and also for us.

Remedies for gestational constipation
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Health and fertility

Remedies for gestational constipation

Are you pregnant and suffer from discomfort and/or abdominal pain, increased stool volume and consistency, as well as increased stool effort? In this case, you could be suffering from the so-called gestational constipation. It is estimated that approximately half of women will suffer from discomfort at some time during their pregnancy, especially in the last trimester.

I want to become an egg donor: What do I have to do?
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I want to become an egg donor: What do I have to do?

There are a growing number of couples that cannot have children due to a fertility problem and they have to resort to an egg, sperm or embryo donation to get a chance at a pregnancy. Now you can help other women to get pregnant by becoming egg donor at Barcelona IVF

When should I visit a fertility specialist?
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Assisted reproduction

When should I visit a fertility specialist?

For some women, sometimes the process of becoming pregnant may be more difficult than they expected. Factors such as an advanced age, endometriosis, issues regarding the production of sperm or any other risk factors can affect fertility and also make more difficult to get pregnant. It should be at this point when you should visit an Assisted Reproduction Clinic.