Fertility

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Transgender teen launches crowdfunding campaign to freeze his eggs

Transgender teen launches crowdfunding campaign to freeze his eggs

Transgender teen launches crowdfunding campaign to freeze his eggs

A transgender teenager has started a crowdfunding campaign to pay for his eggs to be frozen due to fears that hormone therapy will leave him infertile.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

IVF is ‘not a main factor’ in the fall of adoption numbers, says Adoption UK

IVF is ‘not a main factor’ in the fall of adoption numbers, says Adoption UK

IVF is ‘not a main factor’ in the fall of adoption numbers, says Adoption UK

Adoption UK’s Alison Woodhead has said that IVF and other fertility treatments are “a factor” in the drop of adoption numbers but “not the main factor”.

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Thursday, December 21, 2017

Baby born after being frozen as embryo 24-years-ago

Emma Gibson: Baby born in Tennessee 24 years after she was conceived

Baby born 24 years after she was conceived

The baby was conceived roughly a year and a half before its mother

Monday, September 18, 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017

'Women need to know their options' about fertility, says TV presenter June Sarpong

'Women need to know their options' about fertility, says TV presenter June Sarpong

'Women need to know their options' about fertility, says June Sarpong

The TV presenter spoke to Julia about women's fertility and the workplace

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Thursday, August 11, 2016

'We need to put this into context', says professor on study into babies fertility levels

Study showing chemotherapy drug 'could affect fertility' for unborn girls has to be taken in context, says leading professor

Study showing chemo drug 'affects girls' fertility' has to be taken in context

A new study has found that a chemotherapy treatment can affect ovary-development in mice. The former chair of the British Fertility Society tells talkRADIO it's too early to jump to conclusions that it has the same effect on humans…

Monday, August 1, 2016

Monday, August 1, 2016

'The problem is transphobia', says Stonewall charity on criticism of transgender fertility treatment

NHS transgender fertility treatment: "Everybody has the right to a family", says Stonewall charity

NHS transgender fertility treatment: "Everybody has the right to a family"

The Stonewall charity has hit out at 'transphobic' claims that people undergoing gender reassignment should be denied access to high-profile NHS services…

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

'The thought of having children in my 60's fills me with horror', fertility expert warns of the dangers for older fathers

'The thought of having children in my 60s fills me with horror', fertility expert warns of the dangers for older fathers like Ronnie Wood

Fertility expert warns of the dangers for older fathers like Ronnie Wood

Studies have shown once fathers are over 50 there is an increased risk of autism

Monday, May 23, 2016

Monday, May 23, 2016

Fertility lawyer Natalie Gamble dismisses claims new surrogacy law plans puts parents before children

Leading fertility lawyer dismisses claims new surrogacy laws would not promote strong families

Leading fertility lawyer dismisses negative views on new surrogacy laws

Surrogacy specialist Natalie Gamble says new legislation will put children 'front and centre'