When choosing a "helping hand" to become parents, especially, if unfortunately you cannot conceive naturally, and you are now going through the IVF journey, it most certainly might get very overwhelming, with all the information, you both are going to be given.
Zika virus is an infection that is spread primarily by the bites of infected mosquitoes, its less commonly known by Sexual transmission, however if you are undergoing Fertility treatment, here in the UK or aboard, and have been to a country where the virus is known or...
More and more couples are heading aboard each year, for different Fertility/infertility Treatments, as our current NHS & CCG 's have had more budget cuts, or have completely stopped/scrapped all IVF treatments to save money :(
SHBG Blood test measures the levels of SHBG in your blood. SHBG is a protein that’s produced by the Liver; it binds tightly to the hormones Testosterone, DHT (dihydrotestosterone) & Oestradiol and Oestrogen and transports them in the blood in an inactive form.
Like many of us women, when we have been trying to have a baby for a while, be it from the natural way, or with a helping hand, (Hormones,ICI, IUI, IVI or IVF) the next exciting or nervous part is the TEST!
So... do we pee on the stick or get a Blood Test??