Groundbreaking Fertility Announcments at Europe’s IVF Conference
Europe’s largest IVF conference came to a close with lots of exciting fertility announcements. From two-year-olds having fertility intervention to a study on cumulative pregnancy rates there was lots of good news this year. The European Society of Human Reproduction & Embryology (ESHRE) held its annual meeting in early July in Helsinki. Access Fertility attended […]
The Latest in IVF Technology Unveiled
Every year more than 10,000 IVF professionals meet in July to discuss the latest innovations, research and theory. It’s through these meetings that the sector keeps up-to-date and ensures we provide the best possible care for patients. What is it? The European Society of Human Reproduction & Embryology (ESHRE) is the leading society in reproductive science and […]
IVF Forums, What Are they Saying?
Are you TTC, jumping for joy over a BFP or annoyed at your DH during your infertility experience? Welcome to the world of Fertility Forums, filled with abbreviations. We’ve created a handy list to help you understand the chat online. Sometimes talking to friends and family about infertility is difficult. As a result, more and […]
Fertility Treatment Trends in the UK
Every year the Government regulator releases a Fertility Treatment Trends and Figures report. The document is jam packed with facts about the state of the UK IVF sector and analysis of all clinics data. By collecting information about IVF treatment they are able to produce detailed reports on the sector. For example, In the UK, […]
A Fertility Fest in a Quiet House!
Tomorrow, Saturday 11th June there’s going to be a Fertility Fest in a Quiet House. I realise it’s an oxymoron. How can a festival be quiet? But this one is. It’s a world first and I’m delighted to have been invited to share the details on the Access Fertility blog. The Quiet House is a […]
IVF & Parenthood After Death
Discussing the death of a loved one is never easy, and doing it in the midst of fertility treatment can be even harder. We attended a talk about the importance of discussing posthumous use of sperm, eggs or embryos with a trained infertility counsellor. Two recent court cases have brought posthumous use of sperm back into […]
Increasing Your Chances of IVF Success
Thinking positively is an important part of preparing for IVF treatment; however, it’s also important to be realistic. For years many patients have approached IVF as a single chance for fulfilling their dream of having a baby. Consultants would inform patients of their personalised chance of success based on the clinic’s previous performance with patients […]