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Likelihood of IVF success

Posted on 17 January 2019

What can couples do to improve their likelihood of success through IVF? Choosing a CREI qualified fertility specialist CREI fertility specialists have been comprehensively trained to diagnose and treat all male and female causes of infertility, from the most simple to the most complex cases. Not every couple who attempt IVF will have a baby. … Continue reading

When to start thinking about IVF

Posted on 3 January 2019

One in 6 Australian couples need help to conceive. Many ultimately turn to IVF. Success rates in IVF are at their best when performed in the best hands (ultimately by a CREI subspecialist) in the best laboratory (yes the IVF lab quality, and investment in staff training, equipment, technology and materials can make a huge … Continue reading

IVF Babies Just as Healthy as others

Posted on 20 December 2018

Reassuringly IVF babies are healthy as infants and as young adults The first IVF baby born (ever) has just turned 40. IVF is a technology that was such an amazing leap forward, such a game changer for couples with infertility, that it was adopted to mainstream practice remarkably quickly after being developed in the late … Continue reading

Could Vegemite prevent miscarriage?

Posted on 13 August 2017

Australian researchers in Sydney have published work in the New England Journal of Medicine, confirming a link between niacin (vitamin B3) deficiency and an increased risk of miscarriage and birth defects. We have known for a long time that dietary supplementation can reduce risks of certain problems in pregnancy. A well known example is folate, … Continue reading