Pathway Magazine and Fertility Facts

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Here you will find our in-depth Fertility Facts PDF sheets - the support information for our new fertility treatment magazine, Pathway to a Child.  Each information sheet has been created to provide you with additional information on particular aspects of your treatment or options available to you.  If you are unable to print these off and would like copies, please contact your nurse.  If you have any further questions once you have read through the information sheet, please contact the clinic and speak with your nurse, embryologist or doctor :


PATHWAY TO A CHILD - August 2014 Issue

Here you will find a copy of our new fertility treatment magazine - Pathway to a Child


 If you would prefer to download a particular section so you can read it later or have it handy:

Part One - About Us
Included in this section:
  • Welcome
  • Table of contents
  • Finding the information your want
  • Our approach and values
  • Your privacy
  • FA and the law
  • Understanding fertility language
  • Hormones and drugs
  • Other languages 
  • View this PDF 
Part Two - Introduction
Included in this section:
  • Pathways to a child
  • Age - hers and his
  • Fertility food
  • For men only!!!
  • Information for partners and support people
  • Counselling and support
  • View this PDF (2.1 MB)
Part Three - Getting prepared
Included in this section:
  • Seeing a doctor
  • Your action plan
  • General health check
  • Fertility checks
  • Becoming fertility fit
  • De-stressing, not distressing!
  • Who pays?
  • What the law says
  • Consent
  • View the PDF (858 KB)
Part Four - Non-IVF treatment
Included in this section:
Part Five - Your IVF cycle
Included in this section:
  • IVF basics
  • Sucess with IVF
  • Step by step through IVF
  • Frozen embryo transfer
  • View the PDF (3 MB)
Part Six - After Treatment
Included in this section:
  • What happens now?
  • Pregnancy test
  • Early pregnancy care
  • Miscarriage
  • Unsuccessful treatment
  • View PDF (293 KB)
Part Seven - Donor and Surrogacy
Included in this section:
  • Donor and surrogacy basics
  • Receiving donated sperm
  • Becoming an egg donor
  • Receiving donated eggs
  • Donor embryo
  • Surrogacy
  • View PDF (1.5 KB)
Part Eight - Fertility Preservation
Included in this section:
  • Sperm freezing
  • Embryo freezing
  • Egg freezing
  • Ovarian tissue freezing
  • Preparation
  • View PDF (324 KB)

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