Women who use IVF and who have cesareans before going in to labor are significantly less likely to breastfeed their children, according to a new study.
Women who give birth to multiple babies after IVF treatment are 44 percent more likely to develop breast cancer than those giving birth to singletons or who remain childless, a new study suggests.
Connor Levy is the first IVF baby born after doctors used a new genetic screening method that is significantly cheaper and still effective than other options.
Britain soon become the first nation to authorize 3 people to contribute DNA towards an IVF birth, instead of the standard two, the country's top medical officer said Thursday.
Nobel Prize winner Sir Robert Edwards, a "co-pioneer" of the in vitro fertilization technique in the 1950's, died Wednesday in his sleep after a long illness, the University of Cambridge said. He was 87.
Women who experience difficulties getting pregnant are 30 percent more likely to give birth to children with "mild" neurological problems, according to a new study.
It has been recently observed that approximately one-sixth of couples in the U.S. suffer from infertility. The research was conducted by Germaine Buck Louis from the National Institutes of Health in Rockville, Maryland, and her co-workers, who used two different methods to calculate the infertility rates.