Kim Kardashian’s fourth Baby comes via surrogacy

Kim Kardashian’s fourth baby is here and without even showing his face, the little one has already garnered a lot of interest. Kardashian and her husbdand, Kanye West, welcomed the baby, who was born via surrogacy. On May 10th 2019, Kardashian announced the birth of her son via Twitter, “He’s here and he’s perfect! He’s also Chicago’s twin, I’m sure he will change a lot but now he looks just… Read More

Smoking and pre-eclampsia may cause fertility problems for offspring

Hypoxia (low levels of oxygen in the womb) caused by smoking and pre-eclampsia may cause infertility for the offspring in the womb, later in life.  These findings were revealed in a recent research conducted by the University of Cambridge based on a study of rats, which premeditated that lower levels of oxygen cause faster ageing of the ovaries. The study was conducted to help draw the parallels on how low… Read More

Katie Lee’s infertility struggles and social media revelation

Katie Lee’s infertility struggles recently came out in the open after the celebrity chef got weary of the unnecessary scrutiny around her pregnancy and decided to talk about it through social media. In a lengthy Instagram post, the Food Network star opened up about her infertility issues, mentioning how the intrusion of her fans and the people around her is taking a toll on her. “I get multiple messages a… Read More

Three-person baby born in Greece; more hope for infertile couples

A woman in Greece gave birth to a 2.9 kg baby boy through the controversial three-person conception method. This procedure involves combining the DNA and gametes of three people in the process of IVF. Both the mother, a 32-year-old woman who has suffered four failed IVF cycles, and the child are said to be healthy. Many experts are critical of this pregnancy as the three-person procedure was not initially meant… Read More

Growing demand for Donor egg IVF boosts fertility tourism around the world

The donor egg IVF market is expected to grow by more than 100% by 2025, recent research has found. According to a recent report by the Allied Market Research, the industry accounted for $1,668 million in 2017 and will more than double to $3,290 million by the year 2025.   Factors fueling the growth of donor egg IVF market As per the report, the below factors are responsible for this… Read More

IVF causes higher risk of Complications in Pregnancy: Study

The safety of treatments like IVF is often questioned, but there have been no tangible arguments against it so far. However, a recent study published in the Canadian Medical Association Journal states that women who have conceived with the help of IVF are at a greater risk of complications during their pregnancy. About 1 in 6 couples in Canada faces fertility problems, and 18,000 pregnancies each year happen with the… Read More

Nita and Mukesh Ambani’s IVF story

Isha Ambani, daughter of the richest man in Asia, Mukesh Ambani, recently disclosed about her birth via IVF to Vogue magazine. Even the people who seem to be blessed with a perfect family, might have had trouble trying to put it together. Here’s what Isha revealed about her parents Nita and Mukesh Ambani’s IVF story: “My parents had us after eight years of marriage—my twin Akash and I were IVF… Read More

Australians don’t understand their fertility: Study

A recent study has found that a large number of Australians don’t understand their fertility and they seem to underestimate the influence of age on the ability to conceive. Men and women are constantly delaying the attempt to conceive without considering premature infertility or realizing the complications of a late pregnancy. Researchers at Flinders University have released a paper which found both women and men were wrongly optimistic about “natural… Read More

Jessie J sings about infertility; opens up during concert

In an extremely candid and vulnerable moment, Jessie J revealed her fertility problems while onstage at a concert in London.  “Four years ago, I was told I couldn’t have children,” she said in front of thousands of fans gathered at the Royal Albert Hall in London Tuesday. “And it’s okay, I’m going to have children, trust me. When the doctor told me, my reaction was, ‘Oh hell nooooooo.’” This comes… Read More

Michelle Obama’s IVF story

Former First Lady Michelle Obama suffered a miscarriage and used in vitro fertilization to conceive her two girls, she reveals in her new memoir.  Michelle Obama’s IVF disclosure comes at a time when more people are realizing the importance of speaking up about ‘taboo topics’ like infertility. Like most people, when first confronted with an infertility diagnosis, the Obamas felt “lost and alone.” “We were trying to get pregnant and… Read More