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Fertility in the news

04 August 2015
IUI versus IVF 'comes down to profit margins', say doctors

04 August 2015
This phone case will save your SPERM

04 August 2015
Egg freezing promises to liberate women – but creepy corporatism looms

03 August 2015
Are milder IVF methods the way forward?

03 August 2015
US IVF pioneer Dr Howard Jones dies aged 104

03 August 2015
Mum who spent £12k on IVF for kids found it might have given her cancer

30 July 2015
When should you get pregnant? Computer knows age to start trying

29 July 2015
How the royals affect the sex of our babies

29 July 2015
Couple who endured heartache of six failed IVF attempts finally have three healthy babies thanks to injections of soya and egg yolk

29 July 2015
Young cancer patients may be unaware of fertility options

24 July 2015
How has IVF developed since the first 'test-tube baby'?

24 July 2015
The sperm network: Why are men donating their seed via Facebook?

23 July 2015
Alibaba is now doing online sperm promotions

23 July 2015
Semen has controlling power over female genes and behaviour

20 July 2015
Mum ends 20 years of miscarriage hell with 25p pill that helped her have baby she'd longed for

20 July 2015
Why I fathered 10 children for strangers, by gay Facebook sperm donor

16 July 2015
Stem-cell find may mean end of three-person IVF

21 May 2015
Paracetamol may harm unborn boys' fertility, pregnant women warned

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Recent Press Releases, Responses and Statements

2015

 
July 2015 British Fertility Society reaction to HFEA multiple births report
June 2015 British Fertility Society reaction to Dr Kevin Smith’s call for sperm banking on the NHS
June 2015 British Fertility Society reaction to Human Reproduction study reporting first live birth after transplantation of ovarian tissue removed and frozen during childhood
May 2015 British Fertility Society response to OvaScience’s “stem cell baby” claim
January 2015 British Fertility Society reaction to UK parliament passing legislation on mitochondrial donation
January 2015 British Fertility Society reaction to announcement of date for House of Commons debate on mitochondrial donation
January 2015 British Fertility Society response to "Safety of Assisted Reproduction Technology" paper in the USA

2014

 
Oct 2014 British Fertility Society welcomes NICE publication of Quality Standards report calling for end to IVF postcode lottery
Jul 2014 British Fertility Society response to the HFEA report into adverse incidents
Jun 2014 British Fertility Society response to third HFEA review into safety of mitochondrial replacement techniques

2013

 
Nov 2013 Joint support for reduction in multiple births
Nov 2013 British Fertility Society response to study showing IVF children at no higher risk of childhood cancers
May 2013 British Fertility Society response to the publication of the National Infertility Group Report
Apr 2013 British Fertility Society pays respect on death of IVF ‘founding father’ Professor Sir Robert Edwards, CBE, FRS
Feb 2013 British Fertility Society response to the updated NICE guidance on fertility
Feb 2013 British Fertility Society statement on using known sperm donors
Jan 2013 British Fertility Society comment on Department of Health proposals for the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA)



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