The decision for to undergo fertility treatment is not one that is taken lightly and is associated with renewed hope by the majority of couples. We provide you comprehensive information to help you prepare for treatment at one of the VivaNeo centres. We understand that fertility treatment involves much more than a diagnosis and a treatment plan. At VivaNeo, we treat you holistically and advise you on all matters relating to a decision to undergo fertility treatment. Our experienced team of doctors and specialists will support you with knowledge and empathy.
Woman, pay attention to your age!
It is important to be aware that the chance of becoming pregnant falls with the woman's age. This is mainly due to the reduction in the number of eggs and their quality. The woman's egg cells are already formed in the embryonic stage. At birth, the ovaries contain approx. 2,000,000 immature egg cells. After birth, no more egg cells are formed, and at puberty, the number of egg cells has dropped to approx. 500,000. A very small share, approx. 500 of the egg cells undergo full maturation for ovulation, while the woman is of fertile age. Loss of eggs is thus an incessant process that is independent of birth control pills, past pregnancies, abortions, breastfeeding and other factors associated with female fertility