Folic acid in pregnancy – and the gene which explains why the benefits may differ.
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.
If you are looking to freeze your eggs, here are six things to consider.
How does the two-child policy in China impact women's equality? Do women have the ability to stop when they no longer want more children?
Research shows that the Y chromosome may be able to protect itself from extinction in the short term. But what about in a future where we all reproduce artificially?
Once young women could access health insurance through their parents, they seemed to make very different decisions about contraception, abortion and marriage.
Research is increasingly finding an association between alcohol consumption and sperm health.
Infertility is not just an issue for women.
There's no reason why small families shouldn't become the norm in Africa. But this will depend on improving education opportunities for women and improving birth control policies.
Study results examining the effect of antioxidants on sperm health are mixed.
The release of TV program The Handmaid's Tale and a study on male sperm numbers have left some worried about the future of human fertility.
A study in mice shows it is possible to delete extra chromosomes in a range of conditions that are associated with infertility, including Down's syndrome.
The baby bonus did its job, encouraging people to have more children at a time when fertility rates were low.
A better understanding of sperm could help develop new fertility treatments and contraceptives for men.
Numerous studies suggest that spirulina could help safeguard fertility.
Australia will be left behind without adequate planning and preparation on fertility issues.
If this trend continues, most men will be infertile by 2060.
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.