The stress of not being able to get pregnant
Is family planning a part of the female domain? In many homes it does appear to be so. This is found more in the case of nuclear families. Usually both partners are working and one day the female partners wakes up and realises they are getting on in years and it is time for them to start planning a family.
Thus begins the female family planning agenda. In almost all the cases they are able to keep things according to the plan and have their baby on schedule. Today women are smart they keep track of their fertility cycle and they are able to quite accurately calculate their ovulation. The internet has been a great support tool offering all kinds of information regarding pregnancy. A few decades ago one had to visit a doctor to get this kind of information.
So how exactly does the female family planning schedule work? To start with the partners have to have to have sex on the fertile days. Nothing is left to chance when the woman is in charge. She knows what she wants and she is going to have it her way.
But what happens when the female family planning goes awry and the female partners is not able to get pregnant month after month of trying? With a modern woman the answer is obvious, she will make an appointment and her supportive husband is expected to be there. It is all black and white the grey area is eliminated. There is no question of doubt or confusion.
It is imperative for doctors to be able to answer all her questions and give her the advice she seeks. It is highly likely that she will cross check your information so doctors need to be totally convinced of what they are saying. This is a woman with a mission. She may have to take the longer route but she is not about to give up under any circumstances. A determined woman makes a good patient too. She will follow the doctors instructions to the last detail.
In Vitro Fertilization is the most popular Assisted Reproductive Technology. IVF treatment is recommended by doctors to women who are not able to conceive naturally and desire to have their own baby. First the cause of infertility needs to be identified before proceeding with the treatment. Different problems have different solutions.
It can be quite mentally and emotionally stressful for a couple to undergo fertility treatment. There are social concerns, family concerns, work related concerns, personal health concerns and financial concerns. Some people are able to handle these matters better than others.
Female fertility planning usually includes a plan to break the news to family members and close friends. It starts with the deep desire for a baby. The inability to conceive after a several years of trying, visiting a fertility specialist and the test reports after undergoing a series of medical tests, all this along with the doctors suggestion for IVF treatment. Most families are able to digest it better than suddenly breaking the news of the upcoming IVF treatment.
Breaking the news to near and dear ones, especially family members of the older generation can cause a lot of stress. Infertility is on the rise and the older generation women are not able to understand it. However, no family would like to see their younger generation without children and usually tend to accept the fertility treatment.
A reputed fertility clinic can make the IVF treatment easy by explaining the whole treatment step by step. The couple can understand what it entails and what their options are. It also makes it easy to decide on what they would like to do and the time line they are looking at for the whole treatment.
03 August, 2017
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