Infertility Treatments

How Can We Reduce Health Risks for Babies Born From IVF Treatment? Time to Act

Dr Geeta Nargund | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Geeta Nargund

A recent large study from Australia found that women undergoing IVF were at significantly higher risk of having a severely underweight or stillborn baby or one born prematurely or which dies within a few weeks of birth compared with women who conceived naturally.

How to Survive Infertility Through the Holidays

Candace Wohl | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Candace Wohl

No matter what holiday you are celebrating this time of year albeit Christmas, Festivus, Kwanza, Hanukkah, and any others I may have missed, this is the time of year where family gathers. Traditions are made and repeated. Tis' all about the kids this season. Kids, yes the one thing missing out of 1 in 8 couples lives.

Is Surrogacy for You?

Susan Eskinazi | Posted 09.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Susan Eskinazi

Although surrogacy has provided a great opportunity for many same sex couples to have children, is it something you should consider and is it right for you?

Women Without Children Feel Judged For 'Leaving It Too Late'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle

More than 60% of women aged 35 to 45 who do not have children but want them feel judged for "leaving it too late", a poll has found. The survey of ...

The Three-P's of Infertility

Candace Wohl | Posted 15.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Candace Wohl

Talk about challenging your mentally stability. The love that 6 years worth of this infertile life has for our future child is insurmountable. I put my body, mind and financial future through infertility hell just for the chance to have a baby.

Time to Celebrate the Success of a More Natural and Mild Approach to IVF

Dr Geeta Nargund | Posted 10.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Geeta Nargund

In my work and medical research, I've seen an increase in the number of women actively seeking out Natural or Mild approaches as their first choice for IVF treatment. However, I still feel that for women who are having difficulty in conceiving, awareness about fertility treatments and different IVF options remains far too low.

Time To Put The Menopause On Ice

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle

British surgeons are appealing for funds so they can complete research which will lead to the first womb transplants in the UK. A team of doctors b...

Five Million IVF Babies Born Since 1978

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Five million IVF babies have been born since the era of assisted reproduction dawned in 1978, it has been calculated. Experts based the estimate on...

Cambridge Women Offered £750 For Egg Donation

Posted 12.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Female students at Cambridge University have been targeted as potential egg donors after leaflets urging women to help an infertile couple were discov...

IVF Study Brings Fresh Hope For Older Women

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 12.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Fertility experts are appealing for a U-turn in the current rules against multiple embryo IVF implantations, after a new study has revealed that two e...

Why IVF Babies From Frozen Embryos Are Bigger And Healthier

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 06.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

IVF babies born from frozen embryos are heavier and healthier than those born from fresh embryos, new fertility research has discovered. The resea...