infertility

Leading next generation IVF
Leading next generation IVF (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

The team, led by Dr David Greening from La Trobe Institute for Molecular Science and Professor Lois Salamonsen from Hudson Institute, in collaboration with experts from Monash IVF and Monash University, is working to understand why embryo implantation fails in ... Read More »

100-year-old fertility technique reduces need for IVF
100-year-old fertility technique reduces need for IVF (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Infertile couples have a major opportunity to achieve a successful pregnancy without the need for IVF, thanks to new research into a 100-year-old medical technique. The now lesser known technique – which involves flushing the woman’s fallopian tubes with an ... Read More »

Steroid treatment for IVF problems may do more harm than good
Steroid treatment for IVF problems may do more harm than good (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Researchers at the University of Adelaide are urging doctors and patients to refrain from using a specific steroid treatment to treat infertility in women unless clinically indicated, because of its links to miscarriage, preterm birth and birth defects. Writing in ... Read More »

Infertility treatments do not appear to contribute to developmental delays in children
Infertility treatments do not appear to contribute to developmental delays in children (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Children conceived via infertility treatments are no more likely to have a developmental delay than children conceived without such treatments, according to a study by researchers at the National Institutes of Health, the New York State Department of Health and ... Read More »

Novel way of protecting male reproductive cells and addressing male infertility
Novel way of protecting male reproductive cells and addressing male infertility (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

A team of researchers from the National University of Singapore’s (NUS) Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine has demonstrated for the first time that hydrogen sulphide (H2S) could protect testicular germ cells, which are male reproductive cells, against heat-induced injury, ... Read More »

Reality of commercial surrogacy
Reality of commercial surrogacy (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Following on from the highly controversial story of Baby Gammy in 2014, a recent roundtable discussion analysed the concept of commercial surrogacy. The event, ‘Commercial Surrogacy: What Role for Law?’ was hosted by Monash University’s Faculty of Law. Facilitating the ... Read More »

Surrogacy
Surrogacy (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Transcript Surrogacy is a really good example of how technologies and a shrinking world have gotten way ahead of, I suppose our capacity to regulate and monitor these sorts of developments. Hi, I’m Doctor Joe. We hear a lot about ... Read More »

Important fertility mechanism discovered
Important fertility mechanism discovered (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Scientists in Mainz and Aachen have discovered a new mechanism that controls egg cell fertility and that might have future therapeutic potential. It was revealed by Professor Dr. Walter Stöcker of the Institute of Zoology at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz ... Read More »

14 tips for boosting male fertility
14 tips for boosting male fertility (12 votes, average: 4.75 out of 5)

Conception can take time, but men can speed things up by boosting their fertility and improving the health of their sperm. If you and your partner are trying to get pregnant, here are 14 things you can do to increase ... Read More »

Death rate two to four times as high among childless couples
Death rate two to four times as high among childless couples (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Despite the popular belief among parents that having children shortens their lives, the reverse seems to be true, particularly for women, indicates a large study of childless couples, treated for infertility, and published online in the Journal of Epidemiology and ... Read More »

 
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