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 

2 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.

9 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.

8 December 2017

Fertility and the Biological Clock for him and her. Find out more.

27 November 2017

One of the first questions you may ask yourself when deciding to start a family is what lifestyle changes you should make. Find out more.

20 November 2017

From avoiding wearing tight trousers to having intercourse every day, there are many myths and misconceptions about what men can do to improve their fertility

13 November 2017

The AMH Test has traditionally been considered to be a reliable indicator of fertility or has it? Find out more.

6 November 2017

Does contraception affect future fertility? Find out more.

5 September 2017

TV3 Documentary about Fertility Starts September 2017. Find out more.

27 July 2017

Yesterday, 26th July 2017, Irish model and TV personality Vogue Williams joined the Ireland AM sofa to talk about food, festivals and fun. Find out more.

14 July 2017

Sims IVF is looking for volunteers to tell their Fertility Journey Stories. Find out more.

20 March 2017

Miscarriage of the developing foetus is undoubtedly a traumatic event in the life of any would-be mother

14 February 2017

Ciara and Noel O’Brien talk openly about their struggle to conceive. By Denise Smith.

7 December 2016

7 Ways to survive the festive season when you’re having difficulties trying to conceive. Read more.

26 July 2016

The key question is: “Will endometriosis cause a fertility problem?” In 30-50% of cases the answer is ‘Yes’. Read more.

20 October 2015

This is consistent with a similarly enhanced risk with another drug used in infertility management, namely clomiphene citrate.