Posts tagged "in vitro fertilization"

Artist Nino Sarabutra Wants Us To Think About What We Drink

Plus, medical professionals in Canada have birthed the first stem cell-assisted IVF baby.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | May 7, 2015 - 6:30 pm

True Story: I’m Freezing My Eggs

“If you want to have kids you’d better do it while you’re young. The women in our family go through menopause early — 38 to be exact. Your grandmother? 39.”…

Melissa Noble | September 12, 2014 - 12:00 pm

The Soapbox: Why Choosing Your Baby’s Sex Is Gambling On Gender Stereotypes

There are many in Western society that seem to band together anytime the subject of sex-selective abortion in foreign countries comes up. It’s a tricky topic, especially for those of…

Avital Norman Nathman | September 21, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Girl Talk: I’m Doing IVF

I was never that woman who dreamt of having many children or starting my own “Brady Bunch.” Babies, little booties, and bottles were always an afterthought to enjoying a successful…

B.B. White | September 18, 2012 - 12:00 pm

We Want Grandchildren, Dammit! Parents Are Paying To Freeze Their Adult Daughters’ Eggs

Mother Nature’s biological clock stops for no one, not even wannabe grandparents. And that’s why, instead of nagging their daughters about why they have not settled down and started pumping…

Jessica Wakeman | May 15, 2012 - 12:20 pm

Girl Talk: People Have Strong Feelings About My Ovaries

When you’re 32, have no serious romantic prospects besides the one(s) in your head, most of your close friends are getting married or having babies, and the only thing you’re…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 15, 2011 - 1:00 pm

Having Trouble Getting Knocked Up? Visit A Medical Clown!

Talk about a silly study. Women who have had trouble getting pregnant and have resorted to using in vitro fertilization can increase their chances of conception by spending just 15…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 1, 2011 - 5:20 pm

Economy Down, Egg Donation Up

How do you like your eggs? Donated! Hey, for a cool $5,000 during this recession, less periods sounds like a win-win kinda situation. And that’s why IVF donation clinics across…

Simcha | July 7, 2009 - 7:50 pm

The Mother Of Octuplets Speaks!

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Catherine Strawn | February 6, 2009 - 3:00 pm

First Live Birth After Ovary Transplant Could Mean Older Women Having Babies Without In Vitro

Doctors in St. Louis successfully transplanted an ovary from one twin to another who had gone into early menopause at age 15. The transplanted ovary restored the woman’s full fertility…

Catherine Strawn | December 11, 2008 - 2:30 pm

Quickies!: Beyonce Might Not Be Having Babies Quite Yet

Beyonce is afraid of childbirth. Maybe she should create another alter ego named, Mama Fearless. [Shine]Lindsay Lohan cozied up to Sean Penn at a private dinner for his film “Milk.”…

Annika Harris | December 8, 2008 - 10:00 pm

In-Vitro Fertilization Turns 30!

Happy 30th Birthday in-vitro fertilization! That’s right, it’s a big b-day for anyone conceived via IVF, especially Louise Brown, the world’s first IVF baby. Her parents, Lesley and John, had…

Simcha | July 24, 2008 - 6:30 pm

Surrogacy Delivers

Don’t you love ordering in dinner and letting the deliveryman carry all the groceries up for you? But it appears delivery girls, who carry babies, are the ones…

Simcha | April 1, 2008 - 7:30 pm