Are fertility treatments irresponsible.......

the "china's one child policy" and some of the comments on the "#19- Dugars" threads got me thinking today, if tohelp preserve our planet we need to limit the number of children...

Started by Amanda on 09/10/2009 in Hot Topics

Last update on 09/10/2009 by Mary


Frozen Embryos

Here is a great article on those 'left-over' frozen embryos that we were discussing on another thread a week or so ago. It has things in it that I had never even considered and...


Wrong Embryo

I saw this on a news video yesterday and thought about posting it but decided against it 'cause I have such issues with links. Short story, woman with fertility issues was...

Started by Sharon on 09/22/2009 in Hot Topics

Last update on 09/29/2009 by Jocelyn


Teacher fired for Receiving Fertility Treatment

http://gma.yahoo.com/teacher-fired-receiving-fertility-treatments-211311476--abc-news-topstories.html I heard about this story this morning on GMA and given the recent debates...

Started by ♥♪Megan♫♥ on 04/26/2012 in Hot Topics

Last update on 09/29/2015 by Sapphire


People who use In Vitro Fertilization

I have watched shows like kate and jone plus eight,quints by suprise, and so. Why are there so many shows about these people. Have anyone ever wondered why? Anways all these...

Started by Janessa on 09/23/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 09/26/2010 by Kim


Saving fertility with kids who have cancer

Strollerderby 9-year-old Dylan Hanlon has cancer. A lump in his chest turned out to be Ewing’s sarcoma, a rare cancer, fortunately caught early. The prescribed nine months...

Started by Katherine on 03/22/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 03/22/2011 by Sharon


Stem Cell Research Funding Halted

A federal judge has issued a temporary halt on the U.S. funding of stem cell research, citing legal restrictions on the destruction of human embryos. Read more:...


Stem Cell Research

So, I'm curious, what are you thoughts on this topic? I believe it's ok (& necessary!) to use embryonic stem cells to make scientific advances and save or better the lives of...


Artificial Insemination

I'm 33 years old and even though I'm married, I want to try insemination to get pregnant. I've had trouble in the past with getting pregnant, but my doctor assures me that this...

Started by Angela on 03/03/2010 in Teacher Moms

Last update on 03/03/2010 by Colleen



This story has grabbed my attention as I'm sure it has may others around the world. I just want to know what you think because, honestly, this story really upsets me on many...

Started by Chastity on 02/02/2009 in August 2007 Babies

Last update on 02/04/2009 by Jane Ellen


Stem cell ban research lifted

A federal court has given the Obama administration the go-ahead to continue funding embryonic stem-cell research. The controversial 2-1 decision Friday is a victory for...

Started by Katherine on 05/02/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 05/05/2011 by Corrie


I am 48 years old, and 27 weeks pregnant !!

Hi there everyone, I have a beautiful 17 year old daughter the result of frozen embryo transfer. I have now gone through IVF frozen embryo transfer again and am 27 weeks...

Started by Carrie on 10/09/2012 in Moms Over 40

Last update on 08/30/2013 by Hilary


Stem cell ban on research lifted

http://www.cnn.com/2011/US/04/29/stem.cells/index.html A federal court has given the Obama administration the go-ahead to continue funding embryonic stem-cell research. The...

Started by Katherine on 05/02/2011 in Informed Moms

Last update on 08/08/2012 by Stephen Daniel


IVF -- if you already have kids

The Kate Gosselin discussion got me to thinking: most people have sympathy for a childless couple who cannot conceive and use IVF or fertility drugs in order to do so. But,...

Started by Krista on 04/25/2010 in Hot Topics

Last update on 04/29/2010 by Terri


artificial sperm !

what are your thoughts on artificial sperm being produced from embryonic stem cells for infirtile men ?

Started by Charlie on 07/08/2009 in Hot Topics

Last update on 07/12/2009 by Charlie


Octomom Doctor loses his License

http://www.people.com/people/article/0,,20499489,00.html FacebookTweetCalifornia will yank the medical license of the Beverly Hills fertility doctor who implanted 12 embryos...

Started by Amanda on 06/02/2011 in Hot Topics

Last update on 06/03/2011 by Jenn