Infertility

Infertility, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

  • woman lifting weights
    Wellbeing

    Does strength training affect fertility?

  • A notebook and pen
    Opinion

    “Inhospitable womb, lazy uterus and barren need to be scrapped from our vocabulary”

  • Woman searching for the answer
    People

    “The pandemic has made me curious about having children, but I know I’m still not ready”

Latest Stories

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Podcasts

“Should I freeze my eggs?” There’s a podcast for that

Freezing Time answers all your questions.

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Hollie Richardson
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Women
Health

7 women share their very honest thoughts about being childfree

“People kept telling me I’d change my mind”

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Hollie Richardson
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Netflix’s What We Wanted offers up an intimate portrayal of infertility
Film

Netflix’s What We Wanted offers up an intimate portrayal of infertility

“We deserve a nice life, too.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Chrissy Teigen
Celebrity

The powerful significance of Chrissy Teigen’s baby loss announcement

In opening up about her loss, Teigen has shone a light on an experience which is all-too common.

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Lauren Geall
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Kayleigh Dray
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Gabrielle Union’s IVF story has highlighted a big problem

“I went undiagnosed through multiple rounds of IVF with different leading doctors in the field around the country.”

Fertility
People

“Things I wish I’d known about IVF 2 years ago”

My first IVF cycle failed 2 years ago.

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Seetal Savla
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Do I want to have children?
Opinion

“I didn’t want kids, but do I feel differently now the choice is slipping away?”

One writer questions how the pandemic is affecting her thoughts about having children in the future.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

TV guide: the best things to watch this week including Netflix's refreshing new romcom

Entertainment Director Helen Bownass picks the best new offerings to get through this rainy week

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Helen Bownass
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Women are facing IVF cancellations
Life

Women undergoing IVF treatment are having cycles cancelled because of coronavirus

IVF patients are facing even more uncertainty with many fertility clinics closing due to coronavirus

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Heloise Wood
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IVF fertility Twitter thread
Life

This MP has a personal message for every woman who worries about fertility and IVF

“I want to say to these women that you are not alone…”

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Hollie Richardson
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Sky Arts Book Club
People

Elizabeth Day’s conversation with Russell Brand about fertility is an essential listen

The How To Fail podcaster made some vital points.

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Hollie Richardson
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Christobel Hastings
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“We need to talk about these new Meghan Markle pregnancy rumours”

The tabloids have started up the royal baby rumour mill again – but there’s a dark subtext to the reports.

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Long Reads

“I found out I was infertile at 26. This is my story”

“At the time I just put it all down to stress and being a twenty-something trying to figure out life,” Stephanie Trussler recalls of her early symptoms.

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Susie Bearne
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Actor Gemma Chan in photoshoot
People

Gemma Chan on the pressures of the biological clock and how being different makes us stronger

Her latest drama is a refreshing portrayal of the female experience

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Helen Bownass
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Why Natalie Imbruglia's low-key pregnancy announcement is so very, very refreshing
People

Why Natalie Imbruglia's low-key pregnancy announcement is so very, very refreshing

Natalie Imbruglia’s Instagram post serves as yet another reminder that there is no one set narrative for women.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

How the Game of Thrones finale failed women with its infertility storyline

This article contains spoilers for the GoT finale, obviously

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Kayleigh Dray
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Katie Lee from Food Network
People

This cookbook author wants people to stop asking when she’ll have kids

“It is really hard to put on a happy face. Fertility issues are supposed to be private so many of us are silently in pain”

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Kayleigh Dray
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gynae geek
Long Reads

Ask Gynae Geek: your most Googled questions about adenomyosis, answered

It’s dubbed the ‘the ugly sister of endometriosis’, but what is adenomyosis and how does it affect our health?

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Dr Anita Mitra
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Amy Swales
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The big problem with those blowjob and miscarriage headlines

These articles aren’t telling the whole story – and the repercussions could be damaging.

People

Gabrielle Union shared a powerful reminder about how to talk to women after a miscarriage

“You don’t have to suffer in silence or alone. There’s hope and answers. We got you."

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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