Excess weight affects fertility in men and women - the good news is weight loss can reverse the negative effects.
A new study has countered old reports acupuncture can improve your chances of having a baby when going through IVF.
It's 40 years since the birth of Louise Brown, the world's first test tube baby. But our long read explains how infertility has a much longer history.
Contrary to popular perception, women don't freeze their eggs for career reasons.
Rhino resurrection is tempting, but if humans cannot save a species in nature, what future for animals that we manufacture?
If you are looking to freeze your eggs, here are six things to consider.
Some social groups are falling through the gaps of fertility data. Men, ethnic minorities and the LGBT community have explicitly been excluded from surveys.
Two experts check Lord Winston's claim.
Some patients might be offered IVF who don’t actually need it, and some might be offered repeated cycles of treatment, even when they aren’t likely to succeed.
It is time for the states and territories to develop a uniform legal framework that enables donor-conceived people to connect with their genetic kin.
Americans have moved on from worrying about ‘test-tube babies’ – but there are still ethical challenges to resolve as reproductive technologies continue to advance.
The news may have come as a surprise, but it probably shouldn't have. A bioethics expert walks through how big a deal this announcement is – and what we should be considering now.
A new evolutionary perspective on what's been a medical paradox: Why does the body use inflammation to regulate aspects of pregnancy when inflammation is also a big threat to pregnancy?
Women will now be better informed when it comes to deciding whether it's worth undergoing another round of IVF.
Women have been getting their fallopian tubes flushed for 100 years to help them conceive. Studies show it works, all the better if you use an oil-based liquid.
The court found that parents have a strong interest in a "genetic affinity" with their children, one that can merit compensation if subverted.
A twins study shows that children born via IVF have similar epigenetic changes compared with those born naturally.
From today, more people conceived with donor sperm or eggs in Victoria will have the legal right to know details about their donor – even if the donation was made anonymously.
Stem-cell scientists have to work within many limitations placed on their research. One of these is the 14-day rule that outlaws research on pure human embryos over two weeks old.
Health benefits come with regular sexual contact with the same male partner before pregnancy commences.