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3) “Test Test Tests”  THE MOT and sample jar

3) “Test Test Tests” THE MOT and sample jar

December 15, 2020

Handling awkward questions in that fertility consultation. A look at when the infertility spotlight turns on the man and how that feels. That moment when you mentally go through your sexual and relationship history and realise it needs to be public. 

Preparing yourself for that wonderful first sperm test.  The lowdown on what tests to expect, what the results are  and how to handle them. A great discussion about male infertility and the workarounds.

  • Facts about male infertility (Fact or Fiction) 
  • How to understand your sperm test result. 
  • An introduction to Dr James Nicopoullos, Clinical Director and specialist in Male Infertility
2) Great Expectations and first consultations.

2) Great Expectations and first consultations.

December 15, 2020

What to expect in that first fertility consultation and how to make your choice of hospital for IVF Treatment.  Working through the pricing, your  budget and choices, it's not easy!  Most importantly  how you and your partner are going to get through this together.   Oh and why no one was interested in my super-fertile 75 year old grandfather when the Doctor took my medical history. 

  • Your role as a partner in the consultation.
  • Some practical  tips on how to get the best out of the IVF consultation
  • First introduction to Dr Alison Taylor who saw us successfully through our fertility treatment over the next four years 
1) IVFDAD Introduction -How my life got turned upside down at a Fertility Show.

1) IVFDAD Introduction -How my life got turned upside down at a Fertility Show.

December 15, 2020

Where do you start on the fertility Journey? And who do you go with? Well we started at The Fertility Show in London.  This episode looks at how that microcosm of weird and wacky practices, hospitals touting for your business and awkward couples summed up the next five years. A rundown of what to expect from a male perspective and how it all starts with a discussion around your desire to have children and setting a  timetable. 

  • Facts and  Figures on the chance of success of IVF and getting pregnant
  • Working out who is top of  league of Fertility hospitals via the HFEA.
  • Some practical tips for the start of the  Fertility journey from a male perspective.
Trailer IVF Dad

Trailer IVF Dad

November 2, 2020

Just an ordinary guy who is one of the thousands that go through infertility worries and IVF every year. I hope my experience can help you. 

 

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