02/07/2012 08:53 BST | Updated 14/06/2013 07:04 BST

Famous IVF Babies: Celebrities Who Have Had Fertility Treatment


IVF has come a long way since the first ‘test tube baby’ (Louise Joy Brown) was born on July 25, 1978.

According to figures released today, over five million babies have been born by In-Vitro Fertilisation since it was first used 36 years ago.

And it’s not just everyday couples who undergo fertility treatment after struggling to conceive - high-profile celebrities chose to use IVF to become parents too.

Take a look at these famous faces who have spoken out about their fertility problems and IVF journeys...

IVF: Celebrities Who Struggled To Conceive