Fertility facts, figures and findings

did you know

If you are trying for a baby you might have questions about what’s normal, how long it should take, or how you can ensure the best chance of conceiving, among others. As part of National Fertility Awareness Week 2014, we have put together some facts and figures about fertility – but for further information and some more advice please visit the FAQ and Information Sheets pages of our website.Continue reading

A first IVF journey

Tucker painting feat

Julie Tucker’s heart broke when she was told her fallopian tubes were blocked and it would be impossible for her to get pregnant naturally. But it was 1982 and the world’s first IVF clinic had opened at Bourn, Cambridge so the young couple were full of hope that their dreams of a child would be fulfilled.Continue reading