Waiting for a baby for a long period of time is really tough. Especially, when every natural process fails to give you the good news of becoming a mother. The pain of infertility often leads to emotional distress. The child adoption is always open for every individual, but become a mother of own child never comparable with any other options. So, don’t give up. Education and research on fertility and family building options enlighten your knowledge in this field.
You should discuss with a reproductive specialist when a full year tries for pregnancy unable to give any success. Medical advancement and technological development have many alternative ways to broaden the path to become a mother. Intrauterine implantation is a low-tech fertility treatment option, whereas in vitro fertilization (IVF) is a high tech option to become a biological mother of a child.
The fact is the journey may not be easy. The doctor may try more than one time in case of first intrauterine implantation attempt does not work. IVF is usually recommended in case of repeated failure of intrauterine implantation. However, if all these attempts do not work properly, then also you should not lose your hope! Medical science advancements give you more options by selecting third-party reproduction process. Egg donor and surrogacy come under third-party reproduction process.
Hiring an egg donor often increase the scope of live birth. In some way, the decision taking of hiring an egg donor or taking help from third-party reproduction process is a feeling of fraught. But this may be given you the best chance to become a mother! The fact is that using a donor’s egg increases the success rate of IVF. In the IVF process, using fresh donor egg increases the chance of 49.6% to obtain a baby.
Significant enhancement of using egg donation process is noticeable in infertility treatment.
Surrogacy is another current trend to become a mother with or without a genetic relationship with the born baby. Surrogacy has two classification – traditional surrogacy and gestational surrogacy.
The best process for opting these options depends upon the individual’s condition and a treatment plan made after discussion with fertility experts.
Even if you want to become a single mother then you have the option to take help from third-party reproduction process, which comes under assisted reproductive technology (ART). ART is used to illustrate a combination of a number of non-coital techniques of conception that are used to treat infertility with donor or non-donor eggs and sperm including IVF, intrafallopian gamete transfer, and intrafallopian zygote transfer. ART widely used for combating cancer-related infertility.
It is also important to mention that the female partner is not always responsible for infertility. Certain reproductive insufficiency of the male can also hinder your motherhood. Therefore, identification of the underlying cause of failure is very important to treat infertility.
Certain common male fertility issues are varicocele, reproductive tract infection, erectile dysfunction or premature ejaculation, Luteinising hormone (LH) and follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) or testosterone hormonal imbalance, poor quality sperm, less number of viable sperm, insufficient sperm count, etc.
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Usual treatment recommendation to treat these conditions is a surgical intervention for correcting varicocele, anti-microbial treatment for reproductive tract infection, medication and counseling solve erectile dysfunction or premature ejaculation, hormone replacement therapy available for hormonal imbalance, or even experts can advise opting for ART including using donor sperm to for successful pregnancy. Therefore, proper knowledge through researching and consulting with an expert can broaden the path of your desire to become a mother.
Ravi Sharma is the director at ARTbaby Global (ARThealthcare). And a successful pharmacist and a marketer. He loves to write about IVF, Surrogacy and other ART (assisted reproductive technology) news, issues, and updates. He is a Pharmacy graduate (B. Pharm) and M.B.A (marketing).