Researchers from the Victor Chang Institute in Sydney called it "a double breakthrough", as they found both a cause and a preventative solution. With 7.9 million babies born each year with a birth defect worldwide, the team hopes the
(CNN)Running a high fever during early pregnancy is known to be dangerous. A first-trimester fever can increase a baby's risk of developing a congenital heart defect and certain facial deformities, such as cleft lip or cleft palate. But is it the fever or the underlying...
In the 7th live show, Dr. John Toliopoulos will present this Friday October 6th at 14:00 an eye witness couple that had unexplained infertility for many years and the wife is now pregnant after the performance of specific and individualized diagnostic tests that
Scientists at the University of Cambridge hope to create a human embryo using the technique within a year. BABIES made without sperm or eggs may become a reality within a year after a major breakthrough.Scientists have created the world's first artificial embryo – using...
However, the levels of NK cells in reproductive medicine are not the same for example in a person that suffers from cancer or from an autoimmune disease. In Addition, the NK diagnostic panel doesn’t include ONLY the number of NK cells in peripheral blood,...
A couple visited our center (woman aged 37 and husband 43 visited our center at 2013 while they had 2 RSAs the last two years, and they had a child 5 years old. Tests for thrombophilia were performed ((Leiden_G1691A),
The body is under constant attack from oxidative stress. Oxygen in the body splits into single atoms with unpaired electrons. Electrons like to be in pairs, so these atoms, called free radicals, scavenge the body to seek out
Your body must have vitamin D to absorb calcium and promote bone growth. Too little vitamin D results in soft bones in children (rickets) and fragile, misshapen bones in adults (osteomalacia). You also need vitamin D for other important body functions.Vitamin D deficiency has...
Endometrial microbiota (bacteria in the uterine cavity) play an important role in determining whether women are able to get pregnant via in vitro fertilization (IVF), according to a new study published in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. "The uterine cavity has been considered...
Konstantinion Research Center uses PRP in all its possible applications in order to improve or treat any chronic inflammatory diseases and chronic musculoskeletal problems with no side effects.
In vitro fertilisation with donor eggs and donor sperm is a laboratory technique consisting in placing previously harvested donor eggs with donor sperm; both donors remain anonymous
The diagnostic value of inhibin B is performed ONLY at woman’s 3rd day of the cycle in order to help to evaluate the quality of the eggs and the reservoir of the ovaries.
A 35 year old lady visited our center after 4 failed IVF attempts in Public IVF center in Northern Greece. First of all, she was asked why the IVFs failed and she didn’t get any answer from them. Our Center received a full medical...
The percentages of women over 40 years old who bear are greater than women below 20 and this happens for the first time after 1947, according to Great Britain’s national statistical service. The percentage was 15.2% for 1000 women over 40 that
University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information Sciences epidemiologist Kira Taylor, Ph.D., and her UofL and Emory University colleagues, found that women who reported feeling more stressed during their
The first thing that you must do if he is in danger to get hit by autoimmune disease is to regulate the phyco-neuro-endocrino-immune axis (P.N.E.I.) and specifically to reprogram both directions, which are the phycosomatic and somatophysic. This can be achieved with complex biological...
Specialists support that the successful percentages for IVFs are very low after a certain age. According to a new research, the possibility for a woman over 44 years old to be pregnant using her own ovaries is only
Man 33 years old, faced a serious sperm problem continuously for a year, where he was detected for E.coli in a sperm culture by the classical diagnostic techniques. He went to 2 different
NK cells are the most important cells of the immune system, which are responsible for cleaning up abnormal cells in our bodies, such as early cancer cells, viruses, and bacteria. However, the role of the NK cells in reproductive medicine is quite
Nowadays, there is a lot of talking about cancer, but also for new biological markers that contribute in the laboratorial proof of improving the quality of life and longevity of the modern human. Telomerase, an enzyme which is the main regulator of th
A couple (woman 35 years old and husband aged 41) visited our fertility biocenter at 2013 after 2 rapid spontaneous abortions (RSAs) the last two
Reproduction (or making a baby) is a simple and natural experience for most couples. However, for some couples it is very difficult to conceive. It has been proven that the reason of infertility in about 50% is the
Nowadays, there is statistic evidence worldwide that more than 10% of couples are infertile. Some times, there is no evidence for the couple’s infertility and many couples proceed to the in vitro fertilization (IVF) (Nelson and Lawlor 2011). Up to 3 % annual births...
In this video presentation, Dr. Papageorgiou Spiridon, gynecologist, specialist in infertility, demonstrates the results of Fertility BIocenter based on targeted diagnostic approach with individual immunological tests and therapies in couples
In the Lecture in this video, Dr. Toliopoulos Ioannis analyzes how a coupled can be handled in diagnostic point of view in infertility, RSAs, and failed IVFs. It is very important for a woman to be pregnant to fullfil specific standards in order to conceive. There are the targeted therapies for onl
The results of a study presented today at the European League Against Rheumatism Annual Congress (EULAR 2015) show that diclofenac, naproxen and etoricoxib significantly inhibit ovulation in women with mild musculoskeletal pain. Of the women receiving NSAIDs,
The issue of anti-parental antibodies or the histocompatability of the couple, which leads in infertility and rapid spontaneous abortions (RSAs), has been quite know lately and also caused too much confusion in the public. The presence of anti-paternal HLA
Dr. Ioannis Toliopoulos analyses on TV the basic concepts of the course of Physioregulation and the innovative medical center called Fertility Biocenter that offers targeted specialized diagnostic tests and individualized therapies for couples that have infertility problems, RSAs, and failed IVFs.
A couple (woman 48 years old and husband 60 years old) came to our Fertility biocenter in the beginning of 2015 seeking for help because of the disappointment they had after at least 12 failed IVFs in different
Nowadays, more than 300 theories have been proposed to explain the ageing process, but none has yet been generally accepted by gerontologists. However, the initial proposal by Denham Harman that free radicals are
The issue with the IVFs trials especially when they fail after many attempts is multidimensional. The anxiety of the couple to hold their baby in their arms has led sometimes in fast decisions, which result in IVF failure and a negative
A couple (woman 51 years old and husband 56 years old) came to our center at 2013 with intense phycological and emotional stress because of the result of a failed IVFs trial at 2012. Their desire to get
The diagnostic targeted testing approach of the evaluation of 13 cytokines in patient’s serum is one exceptional immunological test, which contributes significantly in checking the immunological status of the patient. Also, this test gives the potential to the therapist to regulate the
Hair is used for mineral testing because of its very nature. Hair is formed from clusters of specialized cells that make up the hair follicle. During the growth phase the hair is exposed to the internal environment such as blood, lymph and extra-cellular fluids....
Intralipid is a substance (i.v. fat emulsion) used in reproductive medicine for the regulation of the woman’s immune system. Initially it was used by American professors Dr. Coulam and Roussev, who discovered its use by investigating intralipid’s effect in BOTH the levels and activation
The term biological or Natural therapy is an approach to the individual in order to stimulate or restore the ability of the immune (defence) system to fight infection and diseases. Biological therapy is thus any form of treatment that uses the body's natural abilities
Close to the time of ovulation every month, estrogen production from the ovaries stimulates mucus production by the cervix. Sperm must penetrate and swim through this mucus, then travel through the reproductive tract to reach an egg for
Reproductive failure is a profound personal tragedy to the couple seeking parenthood and a formidable clinical challenge to their physician. It encompasses a quite wide variety of diagnoses such as recurrent pregnancy loss (RPL), unexplained infertility, IVF failure, endometriosis, premature ovarian failure and some...
Konstantinion Research Center invites everybody in Hyatt Regency hotel for the 9th Scientific seminar at May 23rd and time from 11 to 14:00 in Thessaloniki
Dr. Ioannis Toliopoulos, PhD, Molecular Biologist, Physiologist, Post Doc, Immunologist in Reproductive Medicine Dr. Spyridon Papageorgiou, Gynecologist, Obstetrician, Specialized in infertility The huge issue of infertility rises day by day in international level, especially where civilization and technology advanced gradually, but has provoked...