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Why do frozen embryos have a higher success rate than fresh embryos ? by Dr. Aniruddha M. Medical Doctor Posted Tue 06 Dec 2011 9:47pm A few years ago, everyone believed that fresh embryos were better than frozen embryos . We felt that they had a better chance of becoming a baby ( in scientific jargon, that they had a higher implantation rate.) However, we are now starting to realise that this is no longer true; and that thanks to vitrification, the success rate with froze ... Read on »
New study shows frozen embryos better than fresh for IVF by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted Tue 21 Oct 2008 12:20am I found that this was an interesting headliner....especially when the common belief is that fresh is better then frozen. My 'unprofessional' opinion is that OF COURSE the birth weight will be higher on average if mostly singletons are born from frozen embryos...but that is just MY thought..your's? New study shows frozen embryos ... Read on »
NYT Article: Parents Torn Over Fate of Frozen Embryos by pvedmom Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Thu 11 Jun 2009 8:11pm December 4, 2008By DENISE GRADYFor nearly 15 years, Kim and Walt Best have been paying about $200 ayear to keep nine embryos stored in a freezer at a fertility clinic atDuke University — embryos that they no longer need, because they arefinished having children but that Ms. Best cannot bear to destroy,donate for research or give away to another cou ... Read on »
Frozen embryos 'better for IVF' by pvedmom Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Fri 12 Jun 2009 11:57pm By Caroline Parkinson Health reporter, BBC News, Barcelona Frozen is better than fresh when it comes to transplanting embryos in IVF treatment, a study shows. Danish scientists found babies born after a frozen embryo was thawed and implanted had higher birth weights than those born from fresh embryos. The study of over 19,000 ba ... Read on »
All About Frozen Embryos by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted Sun 27 Dec 2009 1:00am Although Infertility Answers has some of the information below located on our site...Miracles Waiting has much more to offer. Click on any of the links below to visit their website.      How are embryos created during an In Vitro Fertilization cycle? At what stage ... Read on »
NYT Article: Parents Torn Over Fate of Frozen Embryos by pvedmom Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Fri 12 Jun 2009 11:57pm December 4, 2008By DENISE GRADYFor nearly 15 years, Kim and Walt Best have been paying about $200 ayear to keep nine embryos stored in a freezer at a fertility clinic atDuke University — embryos that they no longer need, because they arefinished having children but that Ms. Best cannot bear to destroy,donate for research or give away to another c ... Read on »
British Woman Loses Frozen Embryo Battle by Linda MacDonald Glenn Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Wed 01 Oct 2008 10:28pm In a move similar to the Tennessee Supreme Court in the Davis case, the E uropean Court of Human Rights has ruled that a British woman has no right to use frozen embryos to have a baby without the consent of the man who provided the sperm. Read on »
Frozen Embryo Transfer by Tiffany Snook Patient Expert Posted Sat 06 Jun 2009 12:06am Good news, good news, and more good news! We got scheduled for our FET (Frozen Embryo Transfer). Gabe's kareyotype came back normal, and our baseline appointment went flawless! Yahhooooooo!!!! Tenative transfer date is set for July 19th of our six day old blastocyst. Gabe and I went to our baseline appointment which was just a check up, some ... Read on »
What Happens to Leftover Frozen Embryos? by Medline Plus Posted Thu 30 Sep 2010 1:40pm Thursday, September 30, 2010    By Anne Harding NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Couples who have frozen embryos left over after undergoing in-vitro fertilization (IVF) are more likely to donate them to other infertile couples if the embryos were conceived with a donate ... Read on »
Frozen embryo transfer (cycle 5 of my IVF with PGD) by Shona D. Posted Sun 30 Jan 2011 5:35am So this is the last post about my IVF with pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) history.  You may remember from this post , after the embryo transfer for cycle 5, one of our other embryos made it to blastocyst, and so got frozen. Chances of success The embryologist said to us “It made it to blastocyst, so we froze it”.  His tone made it q ... Read on »