You may have heard the recent news about IVF experts speaking out against the common practice of transferring multiple embryos to the uterus, published in the New York Times. The multiple-birth method has been normalized by clinics—hoping to enhance pregnancy rates to attract patients—but now experts are voicing concerns about a link between this practice and high health risks to the mother and child, often not … Continue reading Susan Caldwell: I have children thanks to IVF, but here’s why I would never, ever recommend it.
The renowned Lord Winston of Hammersmith is in New Zealand at the moment visiting schools to educate students about infertility and the dangers of waiting too long to have children. It’s interesting – and a little ironic – that the fertility expert, who pioneered IVF while it was still in its trial stages, is now warning that the rapid advance in reproductive technologies is making … Continue reading Fertility Treatment Pioneer Calls for Caution
“”…and when he saw my distended abdomen, his face went white.” Recommended Resources Eggsploitation (kindle book) Eggsploitation: The Infertility Industry Has a Dirty Little Secret The Symposium on Biomedical Ethics for Birth Part 1 The Symposium on Biomedical Ethics for Birth Part 2 Continue reading Eggsploitation Trailer