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Number of women having children in their forties trebles

July 11th, 2012 - 10:09 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, July 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The number of women who are giving birth in their forties has gone up by almost 300%.In 1991, only 9835 women who were in their forties gave ... Read more...

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New model to predict accurate outcomes for IVF created

January 5th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 5 (ANI): UK researchers have suggested that couple-and treatment-specific factors can be used to provide infertile couples with an accurate assessment of the likelihood of having a successful outcome following ... Read more...

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Growing number of 50-plus women giving birth

November 1st, 2010 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 1 (IANS) A growing number of women are giving birth in their 50s, as more and more in vitro fertilisation (IVF) clinics relax rules on treating older patients.More than 100 ... Read more...

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Italy’s church official condemns medicine Nobel

October 5th, 2010 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
Vatican City, Oct 5 (IANS/AKI) A Vatican Church official in Italy condemned the move to award the Nobel Prize for Medicine to in-vitro fertilisation pioneer Robert Edwards as "out of order" because ... Read more...

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Oz gay couple paying 80, 000 dollars to Indian women to have surrogate babies

September 13th, 2010 - 1:47 pm ICT by ANI
Cairns (Australia), Sept 13 (ANI): An Australian gay couple are reportedly paying two Indian women 300 dollars a day for giving birth to their surrogate babies.According to, they are believed to ... Read more...

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Fertility treatments show diminishing returns

August 6th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) Beware, fertility treatments might not work if they are tried repeatedly. A woman's chances of becoming pregnant with in-vitro fertilisation or IVF falls dramatically after just the second ... Read more...

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Brit couple finally become parents to twins after spending 25yrs trying!

January 14th, 2010 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 14 (ANI): After waiting for 25 years and spending almost 100,000 pounds, a couple in Britain have finally become parents to twins.Neil and Monique Ward married in 1985, but they ... Read more...

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Miracle births stoke debates over fertility treatment

February 8th, 2009 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 8 (DPA) A single mother of six has octuplets in California. A 60-year-old Canadian gives birth to twins after going to India to have two embryos from another woman ... Read more...

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Calgary woman, 60, gives birth to twins following donor eggs from India

February 6th, 2009 - 2:15 pm ICT by ANI
Toronto, Feb 6 (ANI): A 60-year-old Calgary woman became the oldest Canadian to become a mum as she gave birth to twins on February 3, after receiving donor eggs from India. ... Read more...

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World’’s oldest mum, Rajo Devi, 70, wants to have second child

December 31st, 2008 - 11:56 am ICT by ANI
London, Dec 31 (ANI): An Indian woman, who became the worlds oldest mother after giving birth to a baby girl through IVF, is planning to for a second child.Rajo Devi, 70, ... Read more...

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