- An experimental fertility technique has helped a couple conceive a healthy boy, now 5 months old, with the DNA of three people. But how?
- After freezing ovarian tissue in her twenties and then having it re-implanted later, a 33-year-old woman gave birth to a baby boy.
- A new study has found that the top two traits women look for in sperm donors are young age and an education.
- A new review has uncovered that the majority of smartphone apps that help women understand their fertility windows are not based on evidence-backed science.
- Young cancer survivors do not receive enough information about their fertility and possible options for preserving it.
- May 10 is World Lupus Day, a time to raise awareness of an autoimmune disease that affects mostly women.
- What drives the partners of men who have died to try and have their babies? Jenny Morber delves into the legally and ethically fraught world of post-mortem sperm donation.
- New study suggests BRCA1 mutation carriers reduce women's egg supply at an accelerated rate.
- Three families are suing a Georgia-based sperm bank for misrepresenting a mentally ill felon as a "perfect donor."
- Designer babies sound like a thing of the future, but what does the term actually mean?
- One-third of men with fertility problems have an increased risk of diabetes and osteoporosis, a new study finds.
- In a rare case of superfecundation, a pair of twins in Vietnam have been confirmed as having the same mother but two different fathers.
Infertility primarily refers to the biological inability of a person to contribute to conception. Infertility may also refer to the state of a woman who is unable to carry a pregnancy to full term. There are many biological causes of infertility, some which may be bypassed with medical intervention.