Ivf Babies

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.

British Public Backing For 'Three-Parent' Babies

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.03.2013 | UK

Creating babies with three genetic parents via IVF in order to defeat inherited diseases has the broad support of the British public, according to a c...

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...

First 'Test Tube Baby' Mother Dies

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.06.2012 | UK

The woman who gave birth to the world's first test tube baby has died. Lesley Brown, who lived in Whitchurch, Bristol, made history in July 1978 wh...