Julia Medew Thousands of Australians missed out on assisted reproductive treatment since the federal government changed funding.
Jill Stark OWNERS of private IVF clinics are putting profits ahead of progeny by not offering cheaper treatments that would give more Australian women access to reproductive therapy, one of the world's leading...
A LEADING Sydney in vitro fertilisation specialist has backed a couple's request to be allowed to choose the sex of their next baby.
Julia Medew WOMEN who plan to use IVF will have the option of one injection to stimulate egg production rather than up to 10 injections when a new treatment becomes available next month.
Kate Benson Scientists have developed a revolutionary new way of determining which embryos are most likely to grow into healthy babies, but Australian IVF experts have warned it is not the answer for most...
Fertility and fingerfood
Nedahl Stelio Welcome to an egg-freezing party. Where women drink champagne, are educated on the science of freezing their eggs, and the offer of putting your fertility on hold is being openly discussed.
Who's the daddy? A sperm-donor daughter's quest to discover her real father.
Cosima Marriner Children raised by same-sex parents fare just as well in their education, emotional and social development as those raised by heterosexual parents, new research shows.
Rene Lynch 'There are more feet,' the doctor told Kim Fugate after she had already given birth to Kenleigh, Kristen and Kayleigh.
Even night owls can learn to rise to the occasion in order to live the lives they want to, writes Peta Doherty.
Victoria Lambert The experimental treatments that today’s fertility scientists keep coming up with are astonishing.
Going through early menopause is no longer a barrier to having a baby. Victoria Lambert looks at the new frontiers of reproduction.
Sarah Berry Men have biological clocks too, it turns out. But because we live in a society obsessed with male virility, it is a taboo topic.
Wendy Squires There are two words for the woman who told me it was a tragedy I was childless.
Julie Robotham THE federal government has begun an investigation into the safety of a class of fertility drugs after overseas research showed the hormones - derived from pregnant or menopausal women's urine - could...
Amy Corderoy NICK WYNDHAM knows his son, Dashiell, is nothing short of a "miracle baby". A miracle because without the help of a sperm donor, he and his wife, Amy, would not have their four-month-old baby.
Sarah Whyte DI MORGAN considered herself ''a catch'' at the age of 30. She was at the top of her marketing career, was dating a nice man and was ready to have children.
Harriet Alexander EGG FREEZING is booming, but specialists are worried that the procedure gives false hope to women whose fertility is declining.
Neil McMahon STUART GENT hopes his daughter Lucy will grow up believing herself blessed, a girl conceived and born with love in mind and with the greatest care and deliberation.
Tim Barlass From March 1, it will be a crime to enter into a commercial surrogacy agreement paying a willing mother at a clinic in India, as Krista and Matt Geary have done with their new daughter Elizabeth.