| Nov 4, 2011
| 4:33 PM
In early October, Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards sent out an email informing supporters to pay careful attention to the so-called “Personhood” movement, which has gained considerable support in Mississippi. “This ballot...
| Mar 17, 2011
| 7:55 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — New research shows a painstaking surgical technique can help some men deemed infertile because of childhood cancer treatment to become fathers after all.
Many of the cancer treatments that can save lives also leave survivors...
| Jan 24, 2011
Is health insurance coverage of infertility treatments an essential benefit to help people manage a medical disorder? Or is it a life-enhancing benefit, nice to have perhaps but not essential because it doesn't sustain a person's life?
A panel of experts...
| Feb 11, 2011
| 9:22 PM
Almost 39 weeks ago, Kristine Casey set out on an unusual journey to help her daughter and answer a spiritual calling.
Her goal was achieved late Wednesday when she gave birth to her own grandson at age 61.
Casey, possibly the oldest woman to give birth...
| Feb 14, 2011
| 1:30 AM
CHICAGO - Almost 39 weeks ago, Kristine Casey set out on an unusual journey to help her daughter and answer a spiritual calling.
Her goal was achieved when she gave birth to her own grandson at age 61.
Casey, possibly the oldest woman to give birth in...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 5:39 AM
LOS ANGELES, Calif. (KTLA) -- A Los Angeles Superior Court judge upheld the decision of the Medical Board of California to revoke the medical license of Dr. Michael Kamrava. Kamrava was the fertility doctor who treated 'Octomom' Nadya Suleman.
| Jul 11, 2011
| 2:11 PM
LONDON (AP) — More than 30 years after the world's first test-tube baby was born and despite modest advances, scientists are still struggling to dramatically improve the odds for infertile couples trying to have children.
Though new techniques have...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 2:45 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The heavier a woman is, the more trouble she may have getting pregnant and having a baby through in vitro fertilization, or IVF, suggests a large U.S. study.
Researchers found that women who were overweight or obese were...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 5:40 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Very few women choose to get an intrauterine device (IUD) inserted soon after giving birth, even though it's one of the most effective methods of long-term contraception, according to a new study.
Instead, the research showed,...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 6:44 AM
LOS ANGELES (KTLA) -- E! News host and reality television star Giuliana Rancic has revealed that she will have a double mastectomy, after lumpectomies failed to completely eradicate her breast cancer.
The 36-year-old Rancic and her husband, Bill,...
| Sep 9, 2011
Want a baby? Why not win one? A Canadian radio station is stirring up some controversy with one of their new on air contests for parents. The prize? A baby.
Sort of. Ottowa's Hot 89.9 is giving away three rounds of IVF, valued at $35,000, to a listener...
| Sep 28, 2011
An Oswego couple familiar with the steep financial and emotional costs of infertility treatment recently held their eighth annual fundraiser for families who cannot afford in vitro fertilization.
Melissa Trader, 35, went through several IVF cycles before...