“Vegas Baby” Shows IVF is a Gamble

Maureen’s in depth interview with Oscar-nominated director Amanda Micheli about her latest documentary, Vegas Baby,discusses the world of infertility and IVF.

Maureen – The average cost of in vetro fertilization in this country for one round is what?

Amanda – I would say it ranges from $15,000 to $25,000 per cycle. One of the biggest misconceptions (pun intended) is that ‘Oh – I’m doing this. Now it’s going to happen’. But the average success rate for a single round of IVF, taking all ages of the women into consideration, in this country, the average success rate is 30%. Talk about a gamble…

 

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