The extension of female age limit for IVF in Greece

The extension of female age limit for IVF in Greece

Clare: Dr Paraschos, thank you for discussing these new developments with Fertility Road magazine. To begin, what is the change in Greece in terms of maximum IVF female patient age and when was it implemented? Thanos: The age limit has changed from 50 to 54 years old for women who choose to use assisted reproduction […]

My experience of becoming a mother with the help of sperm donation

My experience of becoming a mother with the help of sperm donation

Clare: Here at Fertility Road, we understand how complex and multi-layered the decision to take the donor route can be. Often, people have already travelled a fertility journey which led up to and influenced their decision to take the donor route. Eloise, what was your fertility journey before considering sperm donation? Eloise: My husband and […]

How to thrive and not simply survive a long and challenging fertility journey

Long challenging fertility journey

Emma & Angus Menzies began their fertility journey over ten years ago. Years of investing both financially and emotionally in invasive tests, IUI, IVF, ICSI, and virtually every treatment ‘add-on’ possible has sadly resulted in recurrent miscarriage, pain and heartbreak. And yet, they stand strong together having found the positives in an otherwise cripplingly disappointing […]

How IVF helps disabled couples when TTC – Patient’s Story

How IVF helps disabled couples

When Tom suffered life-changing injuries in a car accident aged 29, he was told by doctors that he’d never have children. 11 years later when Tom met the love of his life, Joanna they bravely decided to embark on IVF – Tom’s only chance of fathering children. Here, they share their story… Clare: Joanna & […]