ARTICLES RELATING TO FERTILITY

Is your old stinky T-shirt the key to finding love?

2014-04-17 11:39

You could be choosing your next partner based not on how they look or what they say, but on how they smell.

Are infertility treatments immoral?

2014-02-20 15:00

The Vatican says certain scientific aids to pregnancy are "shameful and utterly reprehensible". Do you agree?

Schizophrenia linked to pregnancy complications

2014-02-07 14:59

A study indicates that women with schizophrenia are at increased risk for serious problems during pregnancy and childbirth.

Sperm substitution at fertility clinic

2014-01-14 14:23

The University of Utah is investigating a complaint that a convicted felon working at a fertility clinic replaced a customer's sperm with his own.

'My daughter is my grandchild'

2014-01-09 11:12

Mother, 58, becomes surrogate to her own daughter’s child.

Can cycling harm sperm?

2013-12-12 09:00

Men who bike at least five hours a week may have few problems when it comes to their sperm.

What pill should every woman take?

2013-10-20 13:00

If you’ve got ovaries, read on and find out what you could be missing.

IUDs don't impair future fertility

2013-10-17 19:00

Researchers in China found that once IUDs are removed, women have relatively high pregnancy rates and normal pregnancy results.

Exercise might boost sperm count

2013-10-16 14:30

Exercise may boost a man's sperm count, and therefore may improve a couple's chances of conception.

BPA may increase miscarriage risk

2013-10-15 13:59

High levels of BPA, a chemical in many plastics and canned food linings, might raise women's risk of miscarriage or getting pregnant.

Freeze your ovaries for the future

2013-10-08 15:00

Grafted ovaries and ovarian tissue could now allow women to extend their fertility.

What is hypno-fertility?

2013-09-23 15:26

You've tried everything else and it may feel like you'll never fall pregnant. Fertility experts chat to us about a treatment that could be the answer.

The Fertility Diet

2013-09-18 11:45

Recently, a number of publications by the Harvard School of Public Health revealed that certain dietary factors may influence female fertility. Read DietDoc's comments.

18 tips on male bits!

2013-09-16 14:06

Top fertility tips for men (and something to make you laugh).

Not pregnant yet? Keep trying!

2013-09-10 15:00

Nearly half of women struggling to conceive get pregnant without treatment.

What is hypno-fertility?

2013-08-20 13:54

You've tried everything else and it may feel like you'll never fall pregnant. Fertility experts chat to us about a treatment that could be the answer.

Antioxidants don't increase fertility

2013-08-05 11:42

There's no evidence that antioxidant supplements increase a women's chances of conceiving, according to a new review.

4 weird things that could affect fertility

2013-07-31 11:22

Struggling to fall pregnant? Unexpected things might negatively affect your fertility.

Men are the cause of menopause, study claims

2013-06-14 08:22

New research has found that the preference men have for reproducing with younger women is actually what has led to menopause in older women.

‘I deserved to miscarry’

2013-04-23 13:33

Some women feel they are responsible for the end of their pregnancies.

233 million women will lack contraception in 2015

2013-03-12 10:25

An estimated 233 million women in their fertile years will lack access to modern contraception by 2015, up from 221 million in 2010, according to a study published on Tuesday.

Stress and anxiety linked to sperm quality

2013-02-21 11:18

A man's ability to produce sperm may depend on his ability to handle stress, according to a new study from Italy.

‘Why I wrote Making Finn’

2013-02-06 15:16

Local author speaks to Parent24 of her moving and unusual journey to parenthood

I hate your baby!

2012-10-11 11:46

Seeing someone else pregnant can be a real kick in the teeth.

When are you making me a grandparent?

2012-08-21 14:03

Some parents put too much pressure on their own kids to have babies.

 

Pheromone parties: why you should sniff your date's armpits

2014-04-16 13:26

You could be choosing your next partner based not on how they look or what they say, but on how they smell.

5 common fertility questions

2014-02-12 14:48

Got a question about fertility? These are the most common questions answered by an expert.

Are infertility treatments immoral?

2014-02-07 11:00

The Vatican says certain scientific aids to pregnancy are "shameful and utterly reprehensible". Do you agree?

‘I deserved to miscarry’

2014-01-11 09:00

Some women feel they are responsible for the end of their pregnancies.

Obese? Fertility treatment is less successful

2014-01-04 11:00

Obese women undergoing IVF may be half as likely as their normal-weight counterparts to have a baby.

Fertility doctors aim to lower rate of twin births

2013-12-03 07:48

Fertility clinic doctors are reporting an epidemic of twins in the US and are now urging couples to try one embryo at a time.

Multiple egg donations don't reduce future fertility

2013-10-18 14:41

A study indicates that undergoing multiple egg donations does not have a negative effect on women's future fertility.

IUDs don't impair future fertility

2013-10-17 11:58

Researchers in China found that once IUDs are removed, women have relatively high pregnancy rates and normal pregnancy results.

Exercise might boost sperm count

2013-10-15 14:14

Exercise may boost a man's sperm count, and therefore may improve a couple's chances of conception.

A small sausage may harm baby-making

2013-10-15 09:43

Processed meats, even as little as one rasher of bacon a day can ‘reduce fertility’.

Big breakfast good for fertility

2013-10-02 14:55

A study reveals that eating a good breakfast can have a positive impact on women with infertility problems.

Gay baby daddy

2013-09-20 12:52

What goes through the mind of a gay man asked to be a sperm donor?

The most effective birth control, ever!

2013-09-18 11:00

100% effective birth control method involves exploding (sort-of) sperm.

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10 tips for fertility

2013-09-15 11:00

Stressful everyday life can eat away at fertility. Here's how to up your chances of falling pregnant.

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Is egg donation safe?

2013-08-29 15:00

Adjusting the cycle to produce donor eggs is safe if done with expert care.

Antioxidants don't increase fertility

2013-08-06 05:00

There's no evidence that antioxidant supplements increase a women's chances of conceiving, according to a new review.

Got a fertility plan?

2013-08-04 11:00

So you’ve decided to have a baby. When should you start fertility treatment and is it ever too late?

UK plans world's first '3-parent' IVF babies

2013-07-01 08:41

Britain plans to offer controversial "three-parent" fertility treatments to families who want to avoid passing on incurable diseases to their children.

New technology ups chance of pregnancy by 20%

2013-06-04 14:28

Embroyoscope™ Time-Lapse technology gives renewed hope for couples struggling to have children. This ground-breaking system increases parents-to-be’s success rate by up to 20% at only 10-15%* increase in the price of regular in vitro.

Men in kilts ‘more fertile’

2013-04-19 10:12

Wearing a kilt helps to keep sperm cooler and healthier.

The best season for sperm

2013-03-11 09:12

Autumn is the time of year most associated with bumper crops of new babies, and that may be because human sperm are generally at their healthiest in winter and early spring.

TV kills sperm!

2013-02-07 10:42

3 hours of TV a day could cut male fertility in half.

Gay baby daddy

2012-11-14 15:21

What goes through the mind of a gay man asked to be a sperm donor?

5 common fertility questions

2012-09-14 00:00

Got a question about fertility? These are the most common questions answered by an expert.

'No more babies, please, I’m 21'

2012-07-24 09:41

Finding a doctor willing to sterilise you at 21 is hard, discovers Karen Meyer.

 
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