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Your no-BS guide to assisted fertility, hosted by Leigh Campbell and Rachel Corbett.

Get Me Pregnant is a podcast by Mamamia made in partnership with IVFAustralia, Melbourne IVF, Queensland Fertility Group and TasIVF.

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Your no-BS guide to assisted fertility, hosted by Leigh Campbell and Rachel Corbett.

Get Me Pregnant is a podcast by Mamamia made in partnership with IVFAustralia, Melbourne IVF, Queensland Fertility Group and TasIVF.

    BONUS: What IVF Looks Like At The End Of 2020

    BONUS: What IVF Looks Like At The End Of 2020

    2020 has been quite the year and for anyone embarking on their pregnancy journey it's been a very disruptive time to say the least.

    Today, we're bringing you the latest information on what IVF treatment looks like now, at the end of 2020. With lockdowns eased and clinics back up and running, it's time to start or recommence your pregnancy journey. 


    CREDITS

    Host: Leigh Campbell

    Guest: Dr Anusch Yazdani, Medical Director of Queensland Fertility Group.

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 6 min
    Pop Up: IVF Interrupted And Birthing Alone? Pregnancy In The Time Of Coronavirus

    Pop Up: IVF Interrupted And Birthing Alone? Pregnancy In The Time Of Coronavirus

    Dropping into your feed to share a special episode of Mamamia's daily podcast The Quicky.   

    With hospitals gearing up to be filled with COVID19 patients, and elective surgery shut down for at least the next few months, what's happens to you if you want to have babies, or are having babies? 

    Over the past few weeks, stories have been gathering around how many people are allowed in a room with a laboring woman, what is the truth? 

    The Quicky investigates what the immediate future for pregnancy, assisted fertility and babies look like for women in Australia. 

    Subscribe to The Quicky at... https://mamamia.com.au/the-quicky/

    Get Me Pregnant is a podcast by Mamamia made in partnership with IVFAustralia, Melbourne IVF, Queensland Fertility Group and TasIVF.

    CREDITS 

    Host/Producer: Claire Murphy 

    Executive Producer: Melanie Tait

    Audio Producer: Ian Camilleri 

    Guests:  Dr Manuela Toledo, Fertility Specialist and OBGYN, Melbourne IVF; Tessa, pregnant with twins. 

    GET IN TOUCH:

    Call the PodPhone on 02 8999 9386.

    Email the show at podcast@mamamia.com.au

    Find more shows here... https://mamamia.com.au/podcasts/

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 14 min
    Modern Families: Donors Surrogates And Going It Alone

    Modern Families: Donors Surrogates And Going It Alone

    On the show today, we discuss everything sperm, egg and embryo donation and why you might choose to use a surrogate or gestational carrier. 

    Dr Manuela Toledo is back to talk us through the laws and legal rights of donors and recipients and what information is available to you when you choose to use a donor. 

    Plus, we are joined by Fertility Specialist, Dr Shadi Khashaba who shares his own journey with surrogacy. 

    If you are in a same-sex relationship, thinking about going it alone or think that donor sperm, eggs or embryos might be the best option for you, this episode has everything you need to know! 

    Get Me Pregnant is your no-BS guide to assisted fertility.

    Get Me Pregnant is a podcast by Mamamia made in partnership with IVFAustralia, Melbourne IVF, Queensland Fertility Group and TasIVF.

    CREDITS: 

    Hosts: Leigh Campbell and Rachel Corbett 

    Producers: Bridget Northeast and Cecelia Ramsdale

    With special thanks to Dr Manuela Toledo – Fertility Specialist, Melbourne IVF and Dr Shadi Khashaba – Fertility Specialist, IVF Australia

    GET IN TOUCH:

    Call the PodPhone on 02 8999 9386.

    Email the show at podcast@mamamia.com.au

    Find more shows here... https://mamamia.com.au/podcasts/

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 31 min
    Putting Your Eggs On Ice

    Putting Your Eggs On Ice

    On the show today, we talk about everything egg, sperm, and embryo freezing!

    If you are thinking about starting a family alone, haven't met the right person yet, are worried about your age,  are going through chemotherapy or are just curious, then you might have wondered about fertility preservation and if it could help in your situation. 

    Thre are so many reasons why freezing genetic material might be the right option for you and to explore them all, we are joined by fertility specialist Dr Raewyn Teirney. 

    Get Me Pregnant is your no-BS guide to assisted fertility.

    Get Me Pregnant is a podcast by Mamamia made in partnership with IVFAustralia, Melbourne IVF, Queensland Fertility Group and TasIVF.

    CREDITS: 

    Hosts: Leigh Campbell and Rachel Corbett 

    Producers: Bridget Northeast and Cecelia Ramsdale

    With special thanks to Dr Raewyn Teirney – Fertility Specialist, IVFAustralia

    GET IN TOUCH:

    Call the PodPhone on 02 8999 9386.

    Email the show at podcast@mamamia.com.au

    Find more shows here... https://mamamia.com.au/podcasts/

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 29 min
    Coping With Loss

    Coping With Loss

    On the show today, we cover the difficult and emotional topic of miscarriage. 

    Dr. Manuela Toledo is here to talk us through the facts including why miscarriage occurs and whether it affects your chances of future pregnancy.

    And Dr. Anne Coffey shares her personal experience with miscarriage and her advice on how to get the support you need during this difficult time

    Get Me Pregnant is your no-BS guide to assisted fertility.

    Get Me Pregnant is a podcast by Mamamia made in partnership with IVFAustralia, Melbourne IVF, Queensland Fertility Group and TasIVF.

    CREDITS: 

    Hosts: Leigh Campbell and Rachel Corbett 

    Producers: Bridget Northeast and Cecelia Ramsdale

    With special thanks to Dr. Anne Coffey, Fertility Specialist, Queensland Fertility Group & Dr. Manuela Toledo, Fertility Specialist at Melbourne IVF.

    SUPPORT

    Pink Elephants Support Facebook group https://www.facebook.com/pinkelephantssupport/

    Sands https://www.sands.org.au/

    Bears of Hope https://www.bearsofhope.org.au/

    Most fertility clinics provide counselling services as part of your treatment, so don't be afraid to enquire after those services. Otherwise your local GP can also refer you to a counsellor with grief and loss experience. 

    GET IN TOUCH:

    Call the PodPhone on 02 8999 9386.

    Email the show at podcast@mamamia.com.au

    Find more shows here... https://mamamia.com.au/podcasts/

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 25 min
    How To Get Through The Two Week Wait

    How To Get Through The Two Week Wait

    On the show today, we discuss the two-week wait. What to expect, what support you might need, how to communicate what you are going through and how to pass the time when you're waiting to find out if your treatment worked.  

    And fertility specialist Dr Anne Coffey joins us to talk through how to look after your mental health when you are going through assisted fertility. 

    Plus, if you are going through IVF right now and want to know if air travel, altitude or stress could affect your chances of falling pregnant through assisted fertility, then this is the episode for you. 

    Get Me Pregnant is your no-BS guide to assisted fertility.

    Get Me Pregnant is a podcast by Mamamia made in partnership with IVFAustralia, Melbourne IVF, Queensland Fertility Group and TasIVF.

    CREDITS: 

    Hosts: Leigh Campbell and Rachel Corbett 

    Producers: Bridget Northeast and Cecelia Ramsdale

    With special thanks to Dr Anne Coffey – Fertility Specialist, Queensland Fertility Group

    GET IN TOUCH:

    Call the PodPhone on 02 8999 9386.

    Email the show at podcast@mamamia.com.au

    Find more shows here... https://mamamia.com.au/podcasts/

    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

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US financials

Just a heads up to my US friends - it’s mentioned that the US has “no financial support whatsoever” and that is incorrect. There are many financial options - programs, grants, and a large amount of insurances are taken by clinics. Thank you for this podcast!

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