One in six Australian couples will have a fertility issue at some point in their lives and one in 10 couples will have trouble conceiving their second child. You are not alone.
Don’t panic, your fertility journey doesn’t have to be an express service straight to IVF. Some simple changes can improve your chance of conceiving naturally.
It's important to remember the emotions, worries and thoughts you are currently trying to deal with are valid and common. You are not alone. Read on
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The World Health Organisation predicts that infertility will be the third most serious health condition in the 21st Century
We're dedicated to helping you achieve your dream - having a baby. We offer a range of services - from IVF to genetic diagnosis of pre-implantation embryos - all with the aim of easing your journey to successful pregnancy.
Are you a female struggling to conceive? Read through potential reasons why, or learn more about testing options.
With 40% of fertility issues being male related, find out what may be causing you troubles, or learn more about male fertility testing
Genea has a comprehensive suite of genetic screening and testing based on 30 years of leading fertility science. Empower yourself with our preconception through to prenatal testing.
Our intention, driven by 30 years of planning, compassion and research investment, is to put our words into action for you so that we will maximise the potential of having a baby.
Because of the care, technology and expertise we put into your care, we maximise the potential of having a baby.
The Genea blog shares information, thoughts and advice with patients as well as those looking for all things fertility.
At Genea you will benefit from the work of the best specialists and science, which result in high success rates. Find the right specialist or the clinic that suits you today.
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The experience and science available to Genea’s Fertility Specialists result in high success rates. Browse the Genea Doctor directory now.
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If it's taking longer than you thought to have a baby, come to a free Genea fertility seminar and hear about your options.
Come along to hear local leading Fertility Specialist Dr Gabrielle Dezarnaulds talk about fertility options for the LGBTIQ community
Come along to hear local leading Fertility Specialist Dr Mark Livingstone and learn more about the fertility process.
Come along to hear local leading Fertility Specialist Dr Matthew Holland and learn more about the fertility process.
14 Mar 2017 0 Comments
By Elizabeth Gosch
Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison has acknowledged that the housing affordability situation in Australia and particularly on the east coast, is so dire that people are putting off having children so they can save for a home. We think that’s a worrying trend.
03 Feb 2017 1 Comments
Sometimes the most frustrating thing you hear during your IVF treatment will turn out to be the most meaningful. Lily and Adrian explain how what seemed like a throwaway phrase became the motto of their journey.
30 Jan 2017 0 Comments
By Genea Medical Director, A/Prof Mark Bowman
It's tempting to place a lot of importance on how an embryo looks on the day of embryo transfer. And whilst it's true that better looking embryos are more likely to implant, judging an embryo purely based on how it looks at one moment in time is not especially accurate, nor is it consistent. Genea Medical Director Associate Professor Mark Bowman explains why.
20 Jan 2017 0 Comments
By Elizabeth Gosch
Everyone you ask seems to have a different opinion about how long you should try to conceive naturally before seeking help. The commonly accepted timeframe is after 12 months of regular unprotected sex if you are 35 or younger and after six months if you are over 35. That’s what we advise but there are a few other factors that you should consider alongside the catchphrase.
13 Jan 2017 0 Comments
By Genea Fertility Specialists
Is having a baby featured on your list of New Year's resolutions? Four of our Fertility Specialists have put together their top fertility advice to help you in the new year.
30 Nov 2016 1 Comments
By Elizabeth Gosch
Balancing work and IVF can be a challenge. We share some tips and advice on how to manage this and prepare yourself during fertility treatment.
28 Nov 2016 0 Comments
By Elizabeth Gosch
During the Christmas and New Years Eve period we know it can be particularly tough to keep up a brave face if you are struggling to conceive. In this blog we discuss some of the more upsetting circumstances and provide suggestions to help you better cope and actually enjoy the festive season.
24 Oct 2016 0 Comments
By Talar Badelian
The early days of a pregnancy can be exciting but also overwhelming. It can be confusing trying to asses the prenatal screening options available to check on the health of your growing foetus. Our Fertility Advisor helps one of her friends interpret the tests that are available.
17 Oct 2016 4 Comments
Have you received a low beta result on your pregnancy test or are you just wondering what the figures mean? Nurse Wendy investigates the technical side of pregnancy, what being pregnant actually means and what we are looking for at the end of a cycle.
12 Oct 2016 0 Comments
Commonly referred to as Oocyte pick up (OPU), Egg pick up (EPU), egg collection or oocyte collection, read about what you should expect on the day and from the procedure.