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Obese women have lower egg quality in IVF

(Image: Michelle Meiklejohn at freedigitalphotos.net) New research published in the online journal Human Reproduction, has suggested that the reason obese women have problems becoming pregnant through IVF or ICSI, could be due to the reduced quality of their eggs. For an … Continue reading

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Miscarriage and weight

We have always known that a woman’s weight is correlated to miscarriage. However, it has not always been clear if that link is present in patients undergoing fertility treatment. A recent paper presented at the ESHRE meeting in Rome has … Continue reading

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