fertility and age

Study gives a better prediction of IVF success
Study gives a better prediction of IVF success (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Australian and New Zealand women who begin assisted reproductive technology (ART) ovarian stimulation treatment before the age of 30 have a 43.7% chance of a live birth after one cycle of treatment, with success rates increasing to between 69.2% and ... Read More »

Paternal Age at Conception May Influence Social Development
Paternal Age at Conception May Influence Social Development (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

The age of the father at the time his children are born may influence their social development, suggests a study published in the May 2017 issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (JAACAP). Analysing social behaviours of children from early ... Read More »

Young and well educated men in demand as sperm donors in global life market
Young and well educated men in demand as sperm donors in global life market (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

With commercial sperm banking giving women more opportunities to become mothers, a world-first QUT study has found the age and education of sperm donors are the most important characteristics considered. What women want in their sperm donor: A study of more than ... Read More »

Different eggs in adolescent girls and adult women
Different eggs in adolescent girls and adult women (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Are the eggs produced by adolescent girls the same as the ones produced by adult women? A recent study published in Human Molecular Genetics by Professor Kui Liu from the University of Gothenburg in Sweden shows compelling evidence that there ... Read More »

Could basic fertility information be key to reversing late-parenthood trend?
Could basic fertility information be key to reversing late-parenthood trend? (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Increasingly, young people around the world are planning to have children later in life, despite the fact that fertility declines with age after young adulthood. But new research shows a simple brochure can prompt many to accelerate their planned timelines. ... Read More »

Older grandfathers pass on autism risk through generations
Older grandfathers pass on autism risk through generations (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Men who have children at older ages are more likely to have grandchildren with autism compared to younger grandfathers, according to new research. This is the first time that research has shown that risk factors for autism may accumulate over ... Read More »

Mothers’ age at menopause may predict daughters’ ovarian reserve
Mothers’ age at menopause may predict daughters’ ovarian reserve (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

A mother’s age at menopause may predict her daughter’s fertility in terms of the numbers of eggs remaining in her ovaries, according to the new research published online in Europe’s leading reproductive medicine journal Human Reproduction. By assessing ovarian reserve ... Read More »

New ways to protect female fertility
New ways to protect female fertility (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

New research offers hope to women whose fertility has been compromised by the side-effects of cancer therapy or by premature menopause. In a study published in Molecular Cell, researchers from the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute (WEHI), Monash University and ... Read More »

Other lifestyle measures to boost male fertility
Other lifestyle measures to boost male fertility (4 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Exercise Exercise is an important measure for good general health and a lack of physical activity has significant adverse health effects. It also has adverse effects on male fertility. A sedentary lifestyle is associated with poor sperm quality, and also ... Read More »

 
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