Tag Archives: Women

Older women exploited by IVF clinics, says fertility watchdog

Older women are being exploited by IVF clinics “trading on hope”, the fertility watchdog has warned. Sally Cheshire, chairwoman of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA), told the Daily Telegraph some private clinics were using “selective success rates” to target older women. IVF is less likely to be successful as a woman gets older.… Read More »

'Trump effect' drove rise in women getting long-acting contraception

‘Trump effect’ drove rise in women getting long-acting contraception: Rates soared 22% after 2016 election, new data reveal In the 30 days before the 2016 election, 13.4 per 100,000 women had an IUD or implants inserted  The rate rose to 16.4 per 100,000 women in the 30 days following the election President Donald Trump vowed… Read More »