- New research finds that depression and anxiety are associated with lower pregnancy rate and live birth rates following in vitro fertilization.
- A new study finds that children born through assisted reproductive technology have a slightly elevated risk of developing leukemia and Hodgkin's lymphoma.
- Although human sewage is a popular form of fertilization, a new study suggests it may have an adverse effect on animal and human health.
- Penn State researchers have developed a fast and cost-effective way to sequence the Y chromosome.
- These hi-res images capture the moment sperm and egg meet.
- Mechanical test may be better able to determine which embryos will lead to viability.
- A woman in England is fighting for the right to become a surrogate mother to her deceased daughter.
- Father of baby Pablo believes his family has "broken the ice" for other couples to start new life in Ostana.
- A specific gene expression in the womb could predict the success or failure of IVF treatment.
- Living close to major highway, where there's an increased amount of exhaust fumes, may be linked to fertility problems.
- Medical Daily recently spoke with a fertility expert and a woman who had her eggs frozen in an effort to better understand what the procedure entails.
- Surrogate mother Melissa Cook is suing for parental rights over the triplets she is carrying, even though she has no biological relation to them.
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.