Sterile men may have higher risk of health problems

2015-12-09 13:14

According to a study it appears that men faced with infertility also face the potential for other health problems.

This is how twins are created

2015-09-10 11:31

Twins are hard work but wonderful too. How does it happen? Read on.

Thailand passes law to end 'rent-a-womb' tourism

2015-02-24 15:05

Thailand has given preliminary approval for a draft law to make commercial surrogacy a crime.

Pregnancy and epilepsy

2014-12-10 15:51

In years gone by, women with epilepsy were often advised not to fall pregnant. Fortunately, this is no longer the case.

Pregnancy and epilepsy

2014-10-07 16:06

In years gone by, women with epilepsy were often advised not to fall pregnant. Fortunately, this is no longer the case.

Sexually, men prefer women in their mid-20s

2014-09-30 15:58

Research indicates that men younger than 20 are typically attracted to older women, while men older than 30 begin to prefer younger women.

Is tight underwear making you infertile?

2014-09-12 07:47

Every day lifestyle choices could be negatively affecting your fertility.

White women more likely to seek fertility treatment

2014-08-21 11:59

White, heterosexual women are the prime recipients of infertility treatments, more than minority lesbian and bisexual women.

Lymphoma treatment linked to fertility issues in men

2014-07-28 08:24

A new study suggests that lymphoma treatment may halt men's sperm production.

Baby mice produced from frozen testicle tissue

2014-07-02 15:22

Scientists have for the first time used deep frozen testicle tissue from mice to produce live offspring, which gives hope to boys facing cancer treatment.


The baby-making journey

2015-12-07 12:50

Sometimes making a baby is as simple as one, two, three. But often it isn't. Here is your road map to conception.

Multiple pregnancies should not be an IVF goal

2015-04-10 10:33

Multiple pregnancies should not be a goal when conceiving via IVF, as it means increased risk to both mother and children- doctors say.

A fertile woman’s voice makes men go wild

2015-01-15 11:46

Have you ever found that a sexy voice is enough to send shivers down your spine? New research suggests that a woman's fertility can affect just how much your skin tingles when you hear her voice...

Tech giants pay for employees to freeze their eggs

2014-10-15 10:21

Apple and Facebook offer to pay for eggs to be frozen to aid women in their careers.

Pregnancy and epilepsy

2014-10-07 16:05

In years gone by, women with epilepsy were often advised not to fall pregnant. Fortunately, this is no longer the case.

World population likely to soar this century

2014-09-19 13:50

There is an 80 percent likelihood that the number of people on the planet, currently 7.2 billion, will increase to between 9.6 billion and 12.3 billion by 2100.

Failed infertility treatment can affect mental health

2014-09-11 13:24

Continuing to long for a baby, years after fertility treatments have failed, may have an impact on women's mental health.

Infertile men might need 'sperm shield' boost

2014-08-14 15:03

Men who are infertile for no apparent reason may have something wrong with their germ-fighting 'sperm shield'.

You CAN get pregnant while breastfeeding!

2014-07-21 14:18

Breastfeeding moms can still get pregnant, despite beliefs to the contrary.

Seeing double

2014-06-23 12:14

Do you suspect you may fall pregnant with twins? Read on. 

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