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  • Major causes of female infertility
    June 1, 2018
    Major causes of female infertility
    For many causes of female infertility there may be no symptoms other than a...
  • treatment of endometriosis
    March 1, 2018
    Endometriosis UK says surgical treatment of endometriosis improves fertility and helps pain
    According to Endometriosis UK fertility can be improved with operative laparoscopy 
  • NHS Height Weight Chart
    February 26, 2018
    Improving IVF success for women with BMI of 25-30
    New evidence suggests these women have an equivalent chance of success with a specific...
  • December 20, 2017
    Day 9: Men-only fertility forums found useful according to new research
    Getting access to factual information is a key benefit
  • Endometriosis guidelines
    June 27, 2017
    Endometriosis guidelines to be updated
    Between 2 and 10% of women have endometriosis.
  • Charikleia Papanikou, Senior Embryologist at Bourn Hall Clinic
    May 16, 2017
    Can re-freezing embryos lead to successful outcomes?
    Are re-frozen and thawed embryos viable?
  • Royal College of Nursing Fertility Preservation
    April 10, 2017
    RCN guide to fertility preservation for medical and non-medical reasons launched
    RCN guide to fertility preservation gives advice to nurses about the freezing of eggs...
  • March 22, 2017
    IVF over 40: transparency and different advice needed
    Over 35 the chance of having a baby with your own eggs declines rapidly
  • January 5, 2017
    Lower dose and higher IVF success from use of AMH test
    Tailoring treatment according to AMH levels could maintain success rates and reduce medication.
  • January 5, 2017
    Fertility preservation ahead of gender reassignment
    Fertility preservation ahead of gender reassignment requires the support of a multi-disciplinary teams where...
  • January 5, 2017
    Male fertility impacted by SSRIs prescribed for depression
    There is evidence that SSRIs create temporary damage to sperm DNA.
  • What happened to my eggs
    October 24, 2016
    What happened to my eggs?
    We were born with over a million eggs, so what on earth happens to...
  • Bourn-Hall-Young-fertility
    September 30, 2016
    Too young to be infertile? Five questions to ask your GP
    We suggest that you explore the following questions together with your GP.
  • Prof Sheena Lewis, SpermComet
    June 13, 2016
    SpermComet provides insight into male infertility
    Poor sperm quality is a major cause of infertility, yet men are frequently left...
  • June 5, 2015
    Why some human eggs carry the wrong number of chromosomes
    This might be the cause of some types of infertility including recurrent miscarriage.
  • Thomas Mathews, Bourn Hall's UK Medical Director
    February 3, 2015
    Three-parent IVF misleading term
    The term ‘three-parent’ baby is very misleading according to Bourn Hall Clinic Medical Director...
  • fertility facts and figures
    October 31, 2014
    Fertility facts, figures and findings
    How do you know what is 'normal'?
  • Roberts family beat endometriosis to have their son Barney
    March 3, 2014
    Endometriosis: time to get women talking
    Endometriosis affects 1.5 million women in the UK and causes the tissue from the...
  • Martyn Blayney, Head of Science at Bourn Hall
    January 5, 2014
    ACE and ICSI treatment for male infertility celebrate 21 years
    A breakthrough in male infertility treatment came 21 years ago when the first baby...
  • Kate Brian shares her top tips on dealing with infertility
    June 7, 2013
    Top tips for dealing with infertility: A guest blog by Kate Brian
    Editor of the Journal of Fertility Counselling and author of four books about infertility...
  • ICSI is one of the fertility treatments offered by Bourn Hall
    October 3, 2012
    Male Infertility: Micro-TESE offers new hope for men with a low sperm count
    A new procedure offers hope to men who have no sperm in their ejaculate.
  • Dr Thomas Mathews
    August 30, 2012
    Fertility, pregnancy and the biological clock
    If you’re concerned about your biological clock, Dr Mathews has some comforting news.
  • Bourn-Hall-Fertility-clinic-intralipids-IVF-hope
    August 13, 2012
    Intralipids may offer hope for those affected by repeated IVF failure
    Patients with recurrent miscarriage have benefited from intralipids.
  • May 9, 2012
    Australian Study Into Implications of IVF Treatment
    No significant difference found in the risk between IVF and natural conception.