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UAE attracts couples seeking infertility treatment
UAE meets all the requirements to set up a world class infertility treatment laboratory, which is why thousands of couples choose it as a destination to support them in their quest for parenthood.
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How should lawmakers decide what deserves mandatory coverage?
OVERNOR PATRICK'S move last month to require health insurers to cover gender reassignment surgery revived a perennial flash point: For health insurers and the employers who pay most premiums, opting not to cover some services makes insurance cheaper.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Shocking twist: A wife encourages husband to sleep with her best...
Houston playwright Abby Koenig went through what many women experience when trying to start a family: Getting pregnant wasn't easy.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
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Letrozole Increases Pregnancy Rate for Women with PCOS
PCOS affects from 5 to 10 percent of reproductive age women and may be the most common cause of female infertility, the study authors wrote.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Femara reported to boost fertility in women with polycystic ovary syndrome
A new study compared Clomid to Femara , manufactured by Novartis, and found it to be superior for infertility treatment Polycystic ovary syndrome is one of the most common causes of infertility in women.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Letrozole May Help Women with PCOS Become Pregnant
The drug letrozole results in higher birth rates in women with polycystic ovary syndrome than the current preferred infertility treatment drug, according to a nationwide study led by Penn State College of Medicine researchers.
Breast Cancer Drug May Help Women Fight a Leading Cause of Infertility: Study
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Surrogate mother: For career reasons?
There are many misconceptions about the dollars & cents involved in third-party reproduction.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
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New technology may enable selection of IVF embryos with greater...
Using computer-automated, time-lapse photography of embryos in the laboratory during in-vitro fertilization may improve embryo selection, potentially increasing the chances of pregnancy among women undergoing the procedure, according to new research from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and five other fertility ... (more)
Wed Jul 02, 2014
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LETTER: Infertility treatments driving health costs Mandated coverage increasing costs for every public employee Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1lV5g49 In 2001, the state Legislature, led by then-Senator/later Christie chief of staff Rich Bagger, mandated that New Jersey medical insurance companies cover infertility ... (more)
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Age of sperm donor may not affect infertility treatment success, study shows
Despite evidence indicating that sperm quality declines as men age, a new study shows that a sperm donor's age doesn't affect the success rates of infertility treatments utilizing donor sperm, Healthy Day News reported.
Most women are aware of oocyte freezing for social reasons
While the majority of younger women are aware of egg freezing as a technique of fertility preservation and consider it an acceptable means of reproductive planning, only one in five would consider it appropriate for them, according to the results of an internet survey performed in the UK and Denmark.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Having twins? 11 tips for a healthy pregnancy
As more women wait to start their families or turn to infertility treatments, more and more women are finding themselves pregnant with twins.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Medical News Today
Longevity in women likely indicated by reproduction later in life
Women who are able to naturally have children later in life tend to live longer and the genetic variants that allow them to do so might also facilitate exceptionally long life spans.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Dubai Gynaecology and Fertility Centre records 60% clinical pregnancy rate in second quarter of 2014
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Ferring Pharmaceuticals and Roche collaborate to develop personalised infertility treatment
Ferring's follicle-stimulating hormone is in development with a companion diagnostic test from Roche to help improve the clinical management of infertility treatment )--Ferring Pharmaceuticals and Roche have announced a collaboration to combine diagnostic testing technology from Roche with Ferring's human cell line derived recombinant ... (more)
Fri Jun 20, 2014
Black Infertility: Facts Every Couple Should Know
Are you struggling to get pregnant or know someone who is? About 10% of reproductive age couples have trouble conceiving, which translates into approximately 7 million women and their partners.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
Medical News Today
Key biological interaction uncovered that occurs during fertilization
Before it can fertilize an egg, a sperm has to bind to and bore through an outer egg layer known as the zona pellucida.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Fertility Specialist Delivers Hope to Couples
Women need to begin thinking about their reproductive options early - in their 20s and 30s - rather than the 40s when it may be too late, said Alison Zimon, a reproductive endocrinologist at Boston IVF, a New England infertility treatment center with locations in Boston and surrounding suburbs.
Role reversal: Linking a reproductive pathway to obesity
People and mice with mutations in a specific signaling pathway, known as kisspeptin, suffer reproductive effects such as delayed puberty and infertility.