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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.

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

We explain how endometriosis affects fertility, as well as the options available for you to overcome endometriosis.

20 October 2015

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

1 July 2015

Dr. Kennedy discusses the types of tests and treatments available for people with PCOS and in particular those who wish to start a family.

3 March 2015

If you are considering fertility treatment, you will more than likely be wondering what your options are and how the process works.

9 February 2015

Orla and Fred Rainert spent over eleven years trying for a baby. 

9 February 2015

How do miscarriages affect your fertility and what do they mean for future pregnancies? Mary and Howard Hughes talk about their story.

5 February 2015

In part Two of the Ireland AM ‘Focus on Fertility’ series, we meet same sex couple Lucille Furlong and Elaine Grange

15 January 2015

Ireland AM has just launched a six week fertility series to highlight the options available to those who are struggling to have a baby.

10 October 2014

There is now doubt that starting a family later in life can lead to fertility problems. 

6 October 2014

A brief overview of the roles played by the female egg and the male sperm

2 October 2014

This two week time period, between transfer and test date has been described by some of our patients as a difficult and stressful time.