Often we forget how the fertility treatment roller coaster can impact men too. Here a previous IVF patient gives a male perspective on infertility and his tips to supporting a partner through treatment.
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The evolving process of IVF
Mr Peter Bowen-Simpkins, Executive Medical Director of the LWC, who has spent much of his career in Wales, talks about the ever-evolving process of IVF that has happened during his career and his hopes for the future.
The social pioneers of egg freezing are facing tough choices
Dr Zeynep Gurtin, Venessa Smith and Dr Kamal Ahuja of the London Women's Clinic discuss the ethical and social aspects of egg freezing and the concerns regarding the 10 year storage limit for frozen eggs.
Celebrating Louise Brown’s 40th Birthday
The LWC were delighted to have been involved in the Science Museum "Late" event on 25th July 2018 providing interactive stalls for a special evening with Louise Brown, guest of honour on her 40th birthday.
Happy Birthday To The Lovely Louise!
Today is a special day, Louise Brown, the first IVF baby turns 40. It’s a momentous day for all of us who work in the fertility industry but also for all of those families we have helped to create.
40 years of IVF: 3 advances in IVF that are helping more people to have a baby
Forty years ago on 25th July 1978, Louise Brown, the first baby in the world was born as a result of IVF. Advances in both science and technology mean that we can help more people achieve their dream of having a child.
The six ages of IVF
The Daily Mail charts the fertility milestones since 1978 in the lead up to Louise Brown, the first IVF baby's, 40th birthday.
Louise Brown on 40 years of IVF
Louise Brown talks about her story as the first ever IVF baby.
Standing on the Shoulders of Giants
The LWC London Bridge's Consultant in Reproductive Medicine, Mr Michael Summers will give a presentation at a symposium entitled “Edwards, Steptoe… and Dr Kershaw: an SRF symposium to mark the 40th anniversary of the birth of Louise Brown, the first IVF baby."