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How old is too old? IVF helped a 74-year old become a mother

It is a well-known fact that it becomes increasingly difficult for women to fall pregnant as they get older due to a decline in the number of eggs as well as their quality. Women are born with a predetermined number of approximately 300,000 eggs and do not produce any more… Read more »

The real cost of IVF. We compare the costs of IVF treatment in countries around the world!

We compare IVF costs from 7 different countries and destinations for you so you don’t have to! Infertility is when pregnancy is not achieved after 12 months of trying. For any couple wishing to be parents, encountering infertility issues can be incredibly disheartening. Then, if they wish to pursue fertility… Read more »

5 things you should know about medical travel insurance!

Medical travel is rapidly becoming the norm. We have all heard of someone who has travelled overseas for cosmetic surgery, dental treatments and/or various medical procedures. It’s no wonder. Imagine being able to obtain high-quality medical care at a much lower cost, a reduced wait time and enjoying a short… Read more »

10 Best Countries for Medical Tourism (Updated 2019)

There is no doubt that the medical tourism industry is on the rise. In the past, medical travel was simply travelling to obtain medical care and treatments that were not available where they were. Today, many medical tourists are going overseas in search of quality healthcare and medical treatments for… Read more »

Cheap Dental. But is it a Cheap Outcome?

Cheap is a misleading word. It’s only cheap because the cost of living is so low. However, you are paying more than the locals with some of the excellent talents who trained in your backyard! Starting to search for dental alternatives is the start of a mini-research project. Sounds more… Read more »

All about Hair Regrowth

Hair is an important part of our identity. As such, it can greatly affect our self esteem and confidence. With an average of 100,000 hairs on the top of the head, most of us spend a lot of time and money grooming and styling our hair. Considering the effort we… Read more »

All about In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)

What is IVF? In Vitro Fertilization is a process an egg is obtained from a woman’s ovaries and fertilized by a sperm in a laboratory, outside the body. In Vitro means “in glass” in Latin. The fertilized egg, now an embryo,  is then cultivated for 2 – 6 days before… Read more »