Posts by Ash Carroll-MillerAsh is the Founder & CEO of Access Fertility. If you have an idea for a blog please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Choosing a Fertility Clinic
We understand that choosing a fertility clinic is a very personal decision. We’ve put together a brief guide to help you choose the right clinic for you by asking 100 patients their advice. To give you a preview, we’ll look at: ✓ Clinical Success Rates ✓ Convenience & Location ✓ Cost Choosing a Fertility Clinic
What is Pre-Implantation Genetic Screening in IVF?
Many clinics in the UK are now offering PGS, a fertility treatment which stands for Pre-Implantation Genetic Screening. PGS is a technique used to test to see whether your embryos are chromosomally normal. What is it? PGS takes place in the laboratory after your embryos are created and involves a small biopsy of your embryos around day […]
Angela & Claire talk to us about IVF treatment
IVF treatment can be stressful due to its high cost and unknown outcome. Having a plan in place and a fixed cost are some of the advantages of our programmes. We often get feedback that our programmes give people the peace of mind they need during a trying time. We’re really pleased that we’re able to help people […]
True IVF Costs
Understanding the True IVF Costs are an important part of your decision when choosing a clinic. Like most patients you will probably shop around comparing the advertised cost on clinic websites, but are you comparing like for like? IVF is a costly investment with an uncertain outcome and it’s vital that you understand the true cost […]
Hidden Faces & Infertility
Hidden Faces & Infertility – One in six couples face fertility struggles, yet often no one talks about it. One charity is aiming to change that. The Fertility Network is gearing up for its third National Fertility Awareness Week. They want to highlight the unseen, intimate and day-to-day reality of fertility issues. With their #HiddenFaces […]
The Five Ages of Female Fertility
We often read about women having babies well into their 50s, but for the vast majority of women that is not the case. Do you know the important age milestones of a woman’s fertility? The Fertility Network is gearing up for its third National Fertility Awareness Week. One aspect of their #Fertilityin5 campaign is to highlight the biological […]
National Fertility Awareness Week
The Fertility Network is gearing up for its third National Fertility Awareness Week. The charity aims to shed light on the unseen, intimate and day-to-day reality of infertility issues. The first awareness week was held in 2013 to coincide with the annual patient Fertility Show in London. A spokeswoman for The Fertility Network said: “In the UK, […]
Can I Test My Fertility?
Yes, both men and women can test their fertility before making any family planning decisions. The tests are fairly quick, but they might not be covered by the NHS. As with many things, knowledge is power and by now most people know age is an important factor in fertility. So whether you are already trying […]
Something Amazing – Egg Donation & Art
Today acclaimed artist Stuart Semple released thousands of custom made art works to help spark dialogue about egg donation and IVF. Visual artist Stuart created 18 “monumental balloon structures” and installed them across the UK as part of a public art project sponsored by The Fertility Partnership. In addition to today’s public art exhibition, The Fertility Partnership […]