Clowns After Your Embryo Transfer?

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Registered: 11-13-2008
Clowns After Your Embryo Transfer?
Wed, 01-12-2011 - 4:28pm

A small study found that having laughter after your embryo transfer increases the odds of success:

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Registered: 03-26-2010
Wed, 01-12-2011 - 8:56pm
Medical clowns? really? lol hmm I think its great that the sucess rates increase and I agree that laughing can reduce stress which may then have a positive impact on your body. However, I'd prefer to just buy some funny movies and watch them after my ET.


Me - (Amanda 27) My dh-- 26 We have been ttc # 1 for 3yrs 5mths My dh has severe oligospermia, Ivf with icsi is our only option. Ivf # 1--- failed Ivf # 2--- failed Ivf # 3-- hopefully in March 2013 at a new clinic!


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Registered: 06-05-2007
Fri, 01-14-2011 - 12:05pm

I am not down with clowns!!!

Jemma (35) and DH, (37). Married October 13, 2007 and TTCing since April 2008. Dealing with PCOS, swollen tubes, and also MFI. Committing myself to getting healthy and losing weight in preparation for IVF later in 2012.