Women who struggle to conceive via IVF are more likely to suffer from long-term health problems 

Women who struggle to conceive via IVF are 26 per cent MORE likely to suffer from long-term health problems Women who have problems with IVF suffer more age-related health issues This is based on a study of 20,000 women going through IVF for the first time Research into various IVF treatments, discoveries and outcomes was … Read more Women who struggle to conceive via IVF are more likely to suffer from long-term health problems 

Number ‘freezing’ eggs or embryos soars, IVF figures show

The number of women opting to freeze their eggs or embryos in the UK rose 523 per cent rise between 2013 and 2018, according to a new report.  The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) report looks at rates of IVF storage cycles, the success of the procedure and multiple births from 2013 to 2018.  Data … Read more Number ‘freezing’ eggs or embryos soars, IVF figures show

Twin-credible! Mother uses IVF to breed twin foals… for her horse-mad IVF twin daughters 

Twin-credible! Mother uses IVF to breed twin foals… for her horse-mad IVF twin daughters Mother Katherine James turns to IVF to breed twin horses for her twin daughters Her eight-year-old daughters Daisy and Isabelle are accomplished horse riders Ms James bred fouls she hopes her daughters will ride when they are teenagers By Padraic Flanagan For … Read more Twin-credible! Mother uses IVF to breed twin foals… for her horse-mad IVF twin daughters 

‘Mild’ form of IVF could save NHS millions, says fertility doctor

‘Mild’ form of IVF that’s far safer for women and babies could save the NHS millions, says top fertility doctor Medical review finds women who have mild IVF are just as likely to get pregnant Mild IVF uses half the amount of the hormone FSH to boost the number of eggs  Medical director of Europe’s … Read more ‘Mild’ form of IVF could save NHS millions, says fertility doctor

Fertility clinics’ covid test rip-off: Couples paying up to £400 for COVID-19 tests at IVF centres

Fertility clinics’ covid test rip-off: Couples face paying up to £400 for coronavirus tests at IVF centres Couples wanting a baby are being asked to pay up to £400 for COVID-19 tests Private clinics have been condemned for charging ‘add-on’ fertility treatments Women’s partners are also being asked to take COVID-19 tests – at £150 … Read more Fertility clinics’ covid test rip-off: Couples paying up to £400 for COVID-19 tests at IVF centres

Fertility clinics’ covid test rip-off: Couples paying up to £400 for COVID-19 tests at IVF centres

Fertility clinics’ covid test rip-off: Couples face paying up to £400 for coronavirus tests at IVF centres Couples wanting a baby are being asked to pay up to £400 for COVID-19 tests Private clinics have been condemned for charging ‘add-on’ fertility treatments Women’s partners are also being asked to take COVID-19 tests – at £150 … Read more Fertility clinics’ covid test rip-off: Couples paying up to £400 for COVID-19 tests at IVF centres

David Nail and wife Catherine are expecting ‘another miracle’ after an unsuccessful IVF last summer

Country singer David Nail and wife Catherine announce they are expecting ‘another miracle’: ‘We can’t wait to welcome our baby girl!’ By Deirdre Simonds For Dailymail.com Published: 23:18 BST, 20 April 2020 | Updated: 23:18 BST, 20 April 2020 David Nail and his wife Catherine have announced they are expecting a baby girl this fall, … Read more David Nail and wife Catherine are expecting ‘another miracle’ after an unsuccessful IVF last summer

NHS and private clinics halt IVF treatment this week

Thousands of British women could miss their last chance of becoming a mother, as IVF treatment centres close down this week due to the coronavirus lockdown. The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) ruled that NHS and private clinics will stop treating women undergoing IVF treatment from Wednesday, April 15.  Patients who are in the … Read more NHS and private clinics halt IVF treatment this week

IVF ‘will alter human evolution’ by allowing disease-prone people to have babies

IVF ‘will alter human evolution’ by allowing disease-prone people to have babies when nature would normally stop them says fertility expert Dr Hans Hanevik, fertility expert, says IVF could affect future generations  Allowing defective genes to be passed on may impact human evolution The head of Telemark Hospital’s fertility department will make the comments to … Read more IVF ‘will alter human evolution’ by allowing disease-prone people to have babies

Women told NOT to have IVF amid the coronavirus outbreak by fertility watchdog

What is the coronavirus?  A coronavirus is a type of virus which can cause illness in animals and people. Viruses break into cells inside their host and use them to reproduce itself and disrupt the body’s normal functions. Coronaviruses are named after the Latin word ‘corona’, which means crown, because they are encased by a … Read more Women told NOT to have IVF amid the coronavirus outbreak by fertility watchdog