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Actual Costs of Fertility Treatments

Demand for fertility treatments are rising but cost may deter somecouples. Up to 24 percent of couples have trouble conceiving a baby.Rates of infertility, which is a couple's inability to become pregnantafter unprotected sex for one year, range anywhere from 6 to 24 percent. ... more »
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Commentary Raises Ethical Concerns about Fertility Loans

Some lenders now offer loans to make paying for fertility treatments easier, but a commentary published by The Hastings Center raises ethical concerns about the practice. ... more »
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Trending: Clinics Financing Fertility Treatments

Even though the array of procedures interests more people, the cost of assisted reproductive treatments (ART) can be daunting to some candidates. One encouraging trend, however, may make the price tag easier to live with. ... more »
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Kisspeptin-Gpr54 Signaling Could Lead to New Fertility Treatments

A recent study brings scientists a step closer to understanding the critical connection between brain function and fertility. ... more »
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Patient-Centered Care in Fertility Clinics Can Improve Well-Being During Treatment

A new study suggests that patient-centered care can improve well-being during fertility treatment. Fertility patients place value on different aspects of care than their doctors. For example, a fertility patient tends to value information, communication, and access to care. ... more »
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Some Women Seeking Fertility Treatments Too Early

According to research completed by the University of Utah'sDepartment of Family and Preventative Medicine, some women seek out andreceive fertility treatments before such treatment is clinicallyindicated. ... more »
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Cost Analysis: Tubal Reconstruction vs IVF

The cost analysis compared the cost of tubal reconstruction after tubal ligation and IVF treatments as means of conception and pregnancy. According to the analysis, tubal reconstruction is less costly than IVF treatment. ... more »
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Endometriosis and Clinical Pregnancy Rates

Endometriosis can make it extremely difficult or impossible to conceive without advanced medical care and fertility treatment. ... more »
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Is Race Associated with Fertility?

According to research published in the journal Fertility and Sterility, race may play an important part in the success of fertility treatments. ... more »
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Math Meets Fertility Treatments with New Embryo Selection Tool

Rarely are articles about fertility published in mathematical journals, but researchers from the Universitat Politecnica de Valencia are not interested in the fine lines between math and medical science. ... more »

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