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US to mark National Infertility Awareness Week (April 18-24)

Millions of Americans will come together from April 18 to mark National Infertility Awareness Week, a movement that looks to address the stigma and taboos associated with fertility issues RESOLVE: The National Fertility Association will rally the...

When do you think you will start a family? Sonia gives us the perfect reply to this annoying question

By Sonia-Jane Acheson That conversation, the one you just can’t understand why anyone would start….”When do you think you will start a family? You know you need to be aware of that ticking clock..!” “Oh my goodness, No...

Canada’s 14th fertility week will have the theme of ‘Hear Us’

This year’s Canadian Infertility Awareness Week(CIAW) will have the theme of being heard The national organisation that aims to empower Canadians to reach their reproductive health goals, Fertility Matters Canada(FMC) is encouraging Canadians...

What does best practice in egg freezing look like?

By Dr Catherine Hill of the Progressive Educational Trust It is about a decade since the fast freezing of human eggs took off and in that time the numbers of women choosing elective egg freezing – paying to freeze their eggs so they can use them at...

What is a Biochemical Pregnancy?

Natalia Szlarb, gynecologist, fertility specialist and medical director of IVF Spain explains what it means to experience a biochemical pregnancy. Dr. Szlarb, what is a biochemical pregnancy? And how is it different to a miscarriage? A biochemical...

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