Comparing pregnancy outcomes for 150 women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), US researchers have found that those who exercised lost the most weight and had more live births than those who didn’t. Reuters READ MORE
The North East Essex CCG will now only fund IVF for patients undergoing cancer treatments, or who have a disease or a condition requiring medical or surgical treatment which could make them infertile.
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The Health Research Authority has given the go-ahead for a team at Queen Charlotte’s and Chelsea Hospital in London to carry out 10 womb transplants in the UK. The British Fertility Society has responded in the piece. BBC News READ MORE
The Guardian newspaper is running a special feature on endometriosis, a condition that affects an estimated 176 million women globally and which may be responsible for half of all unexplained infertility. It’s editorial calls for menstruation to be less taboo to talk about,... READ MORE
The US-based Endocrine Society has issued a preview of their latest scientific statement on endocrine disruptors. The statement has reviewed the association of endocrine disruptors with various diseases including obesity, diabetes, fertility, and PCOS.... READ MORE