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Should people be allowed to chose the sex of their babies through IVF?

Posted on July 28, 2016

When Australian delegates to the NHMRC (National Health and Medical Research Council) came together in 2007 to publish an ethical framework to govern how IVF is practiced in our country, choosing the sex of IVF babies was banned. Many arguments can be made to support this stance. IVF was invented to overcome infertility, helping couples … Continue reading

Does caffeine affect fertility?

Posted on July 25, 2016

Chocolate, cappuccinos, tea, tiramisu… a lot of us love our daily caffeine fix! But how does caffeine affect fertility and is it safe for pregnancy? In Melbourne, the home of great coffee, a daily strong latte is pretty much the norm. The average woman consumes 100mg of caffeine each day, with the top 10% of … Continue reading