Risk of developing asthma doubles among children conceived after fertility treatment

Risk of developing asthma doubles among children conceived after fertility treatment IVF children were also twice as likely to develop wheezing and up to four times more likely to have taken anti-asthma medicine by the age of fiveResearchers from Oxford University are the first to conduct a UK study of asthma after IVF conceptions Explanations might include the severity of the infertility and the role played by treatment | UPDATED: 01:36 GMT, 6 December 2012 Having fertility treatment doubles the chances of a child developing asthma, say researchers.

UK at bottom of league for helping IVF couples with recession blamed as NHS make cutbacks

UK at bottom of league for helping IVF couples with recession blamed as NHS make cutbacks | UPDATED: 02:53 GMT, 3 July 2012 Britain is the poor man of Europe in providing IVF to childless couples, figures reveal.

Women who fail to have children via IVF "have higher risk of mental issues"

Women who fail to have children via IVF 'have higher risk of mental issues' Childlessness increased the risk of alcohol and substance abuse by 103% and schizophrenia by 47% | UPDATED: 16:13 GMT, 2 July 2012 Women who remain childless after seeking fertility treatment are significantly more at risk of being hospitalised for mental problems, a study has found.

The Pill: Scientists confirm it can ease period pain

Yes, the Pill CAN ease the agony of period pain: Scientists confirm what millions of women already know Cramps: In some cases women who previously had symptoms so severe they had to take time off work were able to go about their routines as normal while on the Pill albeit with the help of painkillers Millions of women have long known that taking the Pill can ease their period pains.