At the London Women’s Clinic we see many women over 40 come through our doors looking for fertility treatment. That’s why we have created a dedicated Fertility for the Over-40s treatment programme.
Fertility over 40 – it’s not too late!
At the London Women’s Clinic we have designed a specific Fertility for the Over-40s programme tailored to help women over 40 to have a baby.
Ten top tips to support yourself through infertility
For many women who face problems conceiving, the joy of motherhood is a distant dream away. So, if you’re finding it difficult to start a family take a look at our top ten tips to help support yourself through infertility and fertility treatment.
How to improve your sperm count
Our modern lifestyles can play a big part in male fertility, but the good news is that there are a number of things that men can do to improve their sperm count.
"Holding it together" through infertility
The desire to ‘hold it together’ in front of others whilst going through fertility treatment is very common.
There's no guarantee of success, but there is some evidence - at least from joyful mothers - that astrology can increase the chance of conception, explains Suzi Lewis-Barned.
Research into the experience of surrogacy families
Many reports of surrogacy document negative stories of failed arrangements, but in reality very few surrogacy arrangements end in tears. Many couples successfully have a child through surrogacy. Vasanti Jadva and colleagues from the University of Cambridge Centre for Family Research have been following these families to find out what happens to all concerned.
Kathleen donated her eggs through our partner clinic, the London Egg Bank, which has seen hundreds of women come through its doors looking to donate their eggs since it opened in 2013. Here she tells her story.