Blog & news

Read about the latest developments in fertility and IVF, including scientific breakthroughs and new services at Sims IVF. If you have any queries regrading our events or blog posts, please email the team on communications@sims.ie 

10 September 2019

We sat down with our Theatre Nurse Manager Amy Murphy and our Scheduling Nurse Manager Lucy Hourie to chat about their daily routine

01 August 2019

Our Group Head of Nursing talks to The Mirror to discuss why more and more women are choosing to go it alone and use sperm donors

04 June 2019

Last week the Department of Health met with all the fertility clinics in Ireland to discuss the commencement of the Children and Family’s Relationship Act 201

04 June 2019

Sims IVF are proud to support patients and our staff through their fertility journeys.

12 April 2019

Fertility treatment can take a mental toll on your wellbeing. Here are some tips to try help manage the stress of these situations.

07 March 2019

On this International women’s Day, it is fitting to look at our own women in leadership here at the Sims IVF group.

06 March 2019

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) affects many Irish women, so when it comes to falling pregnant, here’s what you need to know. 

06 March 2019

Miscarriages are a lot more common than most people think, with one in six pregnancies ending before week 20.

25 February 2019

Understand the common causes of male infertility, how and what we test for and the treatment options available depending on the diagnosis.

12 February 2019

Fertility treatment is a difficult journey, which can cause both a physical and emotional demand on patients. Here are some tips to manage stress.

28 January 2019

You may not be ready to start a family yet but that shouldn’t stop you from considering your future options.

10 January 2019

Fibre is so important, it helps to keep the digestion system moving, but many people do not get enough fibre in their diet. But why is it important?

02 January 2019

Carbohydrates get a bad rap! But not all carbohydrates are created equal. Carbohydrates are actually the body’s chief source of energy.

19 November 2018

Embryoscope Plus is a new generation incubator that uses time-lapse technology to allow us to continuously observe your embryos during their development.

09 October 2018

One of the most difficult aspects of infertility, for some couples, is dealing with comments from family and friends – about having a baby.

17 September 2018

Don’t miss this opportunity to come and see Dr Marilyn Glenville PhD, the UK’s leading nutritionist specializing in women’s health. Find out more.

31 July 2018

Dr John Kennedy discussed the causes of infertility and the latest advancements in fertility testing and treatment. Find out more.

27 July 2018

Sims IVF recently held a free Webinar on Nutrition and Fertility. Find out more.

25 February 2018

Join us for a Free Fertility Information on 21 Feb Cork /25 Feb Dublin. Find out more.

21 February 2018

Dr. John Kennedy, Medical Director, Sims IVF talks about Egg Donation Programmes in this insightful webinar. Find out more.