What To Expect When You Are Expecting… With Type 1 Diabetes

What To Expect When You Are Expecting… With Type 1 Diabetes

Aug 3, 2015 | No Comments

Pregnancy can be a challenge for any woman, but for women suffering from type 1 diabetes, it presents a very particular set of problems. High blood sugars during pregnancy are known to quadruple the risk of birth defects, so good control prior […]

Ten Things You Need to Know Before You Make Women Bear the Brunt of Male Infertility

Ten Things You Need to Know Before You Make Women Bear the Brunt of Male Infertility

Jul 24, 2015 | No Comments

1. Professor Chris Barratt, who is head of the reproductive medicine group at the University of Dundee and one of the world’s foremost experts on male infertility estimates that infertility affects one in seven couples, and in around 50 per cent of […]

Male infertility is ‘culturally invisible’

Male infertility is ‘culturally invisible’

Oct 23, 2014 | No Comments

  Research for a new book reveals a culturally sanctioned suppression of dialogue around male infertility – despite it being equally as common as female infertility – to the extent that many infertile men receiving treatment still don’t actually consider themselves infertile. […]

Professor Robert Winston on IVF, exploitation and orgasm

Professor Robert Winston on IVF, exploitation and orgasm

Oct 28, 2013 | No Comments

Professor Robert Winston, IVF pioneer, scientist, television presenter, author, peer and politician needs no introduction. His twinkly eyes and bushy moustache are currently starring in ‘Jamie’s Dream school’ where he has caused a stir by getting a bunch of GCSE free kids to […]

Research proves that women who are on the contraceptive Pill tend to choose partners who are less attractive and unsatisfiying in bed, but a more reliable bet for a long-term relationship.

Research proves that women who are on the contraceptive Pill tend to choose partners who are less attractive and unsatisfiying in bed, but a more reliable bet for a long-term relationship.

Oct 25, 2013 | No Comments

Really, haven’t scientists got anything better to do? Clearly not. This study was lead by Craig Roberts of Stirling University, Scotland and was based on a survey of 2,519 women in the United States, Czech Republic, Britain and Canada who had had […]