Greg Jenner’s infertility struggle & the arrival of his ‘miracle baby’

British Historian Greg Jenner’s infertility struggle was something he describes as “five years of pain” but it has all ended with the arrival of his ‘miracle’ baby daughter, who was born on August 22, 2019 with the help of IVF. The public historian, who has acts as an advisor on CBBC’s Horrible Histories, shared the story of his and his wife’s fertility struggles on Twitter, so people suffering in private… Read More

Dylan Dreyer – secondary infertility to pregnancy

Dylan Dreyer overcame secondary infertility and recently revealed that she is expecting another baby. The meteorologist and host of Today show, announced that she is pregnant with her second baby, after facing conception problems for a while. She had consulted her fertility doctor and was on the brink of starting IVF just when she learned that she doesn’t need it. Earlier this month, Dreyer announced joyous news on the show… Read More

Canadian Fertility Doctor used his own sperm to impregnate patients; loses license

A Canadian fertility doctor used his own sperm to impregnate patients when they came to him for IUI and IVF treatment. Many of the patients now have grown up children, who are biologically related to the doctor. While medical regulators have revoked his license, the patients are finding it hard to come to terms with the fact that their children carry the genes of an unethical doctor. 80-year-old Norman Dr. Barwin,… Read More

Faulty genes passed in IVF will alter human evolution: Doctor

Invitro fertilization (IVF) has only been around for 40 years, and many people are concerned about the long-term effects of artificial reproductive technology (ART). A Norwegian doctor has now expressed concern that the faulty genes passed in IVF from infertile parents to their offspring, are a threat to human evolution. IVF is allowing couples, who are not able to conceive naturally, to have babies and the defective genes are being… Read More

Changing trends in fertility treatments

The first baby was conceived through IVF almost 40 years ago. Since then, there has been a stark increase in the number of babies born through artificial reproductive technology (ART) and a lot of improvement in the techniques and success rates. Here’s taking a look at the changing trends in fertility treatments: According to a detailed report by the HEFA (Human Fertilization and Embryology Authority), the number of single women… Read More