Infertility: Couple spends £14,000 on IVF after having first child

Manon and Chris have spent £14,000 on fertility treatment to have a second child, without success. “Secondary infertility is when you’ve experienced a natural pregnancy and you struggle to conceive a second,” explained Manon. “That feeling of guilt is overwhelming, and it just breaks your heart,” she added. The British Fertility Society said the condition… Continue reading Infertility: Couple spends £14,000 on IVF after having first child

California couple sue clinic for alleged IVF swap 'horror'

Two California couples gave birth to each others’ babies after a mix-up at a fertility clinic , a lawsuit claims. Source link

US couple on alleged IVF swap: 'Our memories of childbirth will always be tainted'

A California couple is suing a fertility clinic after giving birth to a stranger’s child, saying they were given the wrong embryo during in vitro fertilisation (IVF). At an emotional news conference, Daphna Cardinale said her memories of childbirth would “always be tainted”, adding she was struggling to explain the situation to her older daughter… Continue reading US couple on alleged IVF swap: 'Our memories of childbirth will always be tainted'

Men Over 50 Less Likely to Have a Baby With IVF

Aug. 31, 2021 — Men over 50 years old have a lower chance of having a baby through in vitro fertilization (IVF), according to a recent study. The study, published in Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica, comes as delayed parenthood becomes more common. According to a 2017 study, the average age of first-time… Continue reading Men Over 50 Less Likely to Have a Baby With IVF

French lesbians and single women to get IVF rights

After years of heated debate France extends fertility treatment to lesbians and single women. Source link

Sweden's IVF programme for single women not 'as good as hoped'

Fertility campaigners in Sweden say healthcare officials have broken a promise to help more single women get pregnant. In April 2016, Swedish women without partners were given the same rights as couples to access state-funded fertility treatments including IVF. But waiting times are so long in one part of the country that women have been… Continue reading Sweden's IVF programme for single women not 'as good as hoped'