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Supplementing IVF Cycles With Progesterone
Supplementing IVF Cycles With Progesterone
After the egg retrieval in IVF treatment, supplementing IVF cycles with progesterone is common for doctors to recommend. This is because progesterone plays a crucial role in preparing the uterus…
Luteal Phase Deficiency | Missing Piece| Unexplained Infertility
Luteal Phase Deficiency
Countless hours, blogs and forums have been dedicated to infertility and the potential source as a luteal phase deficiency.  Luteal phase deficiency (LPD), or a lack of progesterone has been…
Progesterone and its Role in Pregnancy
Progesterone is a hormone produced by the ovaries and later, if pregnancy occurs, by the placenta. Progesterone is essential to achieve and maintain a healthy pregnancy. In the second half…