Women aged 40 and IVF.
Dr Joe Sgroi with IVF baby Rudy Opray Stewart discussing all things IVF for women over 40. Genetic screening of embryos has improved the chances of older women becoming pregnant. “Women are delaying pregnancy these days until they feel financially, emotionally, physically and socially ready…”
Taking fish oil during pregnancy
Fish oil in pregnancy We have known for a long time how good seafood and fish oil is for us. Fish including shellfish is low in saturated fat and high in protein. It is the primary dietary source omega-3 and polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3 PUFA)….
The new cervical cancer screening test
The Australian Government has updated the cervical cancer screening program for all women to help reduce the risk of cervical cancer in our younger generation. The new screening test now looks for HPV which causes almost all cervical cancers, whereas the Pap smear test just…
Recent research into taking fish oil supplements during pregnancy.
New studies have shown that women who take fish oil supplements or eat plenty of oily fish during the second half of pregnancy are more likely to have stronger babies. Dr Joseph Sgroi speaks to Channel 7 about the studies. “Improvements not only show increased…