5th FERTILITY AWARENESS 2017: What Causes Infertility and Treatment Options – Bridging Baby Steps

5th Fertility Awareness 2017: Hear from the experts – Debunking the Myths on Infertility, What is Egg Freezing or Oocyte Cryopreservation, and 3 Types Treatment Options for Infertility





EDSA Shangri-La MANILA, Philippines, October 21 2017- Merck Philippines’ recently held a 4-hour symposium in observing the 5th Fertility Awareness 2017 with this year’s theme: “Bridging Baby Steps.” Learn about fertility issues, signs and symptoms, and treatment options available in the country today.

Guests were able to understand the comprehensive details about infertility and its treatment options for couples who have problems conceiving a baby. In the same note, majority of the Filipinos haven’t heard of egg freezing preservation — how it’s being done and what is the primary purpose of egg freezing particularly for women’s socio concern.

The health activity started with a 3-minute video viewing dealing with infertility facts in the country, followed by responding to a digitized Fertility Quiz. The survey serves as the guest’s health evaluation of their body condition, as a result will provide an appropriate fertility approach design for them. Seen around the event area are displays of infertility facts and information for public dissemination.

5th Fertility Awareness 2017 Bridging Baby Steps by Merck Philippines

L-R – Mr. & Mrs. Dennis Basilio, Dr. Gia Pastorfide, Dr. Leonardo Almeda, and Dr. Anthony Marc Ancheta

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5th Fertility Awareness 2017 Campaign Presented by Merck Philippines, with this year’s theme “Bridging Baby Steps”

Health Talk: Merck Philippines on its 5th Year, remains committed to changing lives of couples with fertility problems through the Fertility Awareness 2017 Campaign





MANILA, Philippines, October 2017- The 5th Fertility Awareness 2017 Campaign “Bridging Baby Steps,” aims to raise consciousness against infertility and to continue education on infertility and raise awareness about the in-vitro fertilization (IVF) methods available in the country through seminars and information dissemination.

Save the date! Fertility Awareness 2017 on 21st October 2017 at the EDSA Shangri-La Manila from 2:00PM to 6:00PM. Registration is free.

Fertility Awareness 2017 by Merck Philippines

Pregnancy both in theory and reality is certainly magical and unforgettable, full of real life moments. Thus, when starting a family nothing is cringe worthy once we thought of babies. Being pregnant for women may be temporary phase but the little angel growing inside is a blissful gift that will bring happiness for parents.

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