Rule change makes it easier for women undergoing fertility treatment to access sperm from known donors

Stacey Dary always knew she wanted to be a mother. When she turned 39, and still hadn’t met a partner, she figured it was time to secure that dream in a practical way by freezing her eggs. An acquaintance who…

The frustration and struggle behind an ‘unexplained infertility’ diagnosis

When couples struggle with infertility, doctors can often pinpoint the biological reason as to why. But in some cases there is no explanation. “It sounds terrible, but it’s like, ‘If there was something wrong with me, or if it was…

Canadian fertility clinic reports 180% increase in elective egg freezing

Every year more Canadian women are delaying having kids. In 2016, more babies were born to Canadian women over 35 than to women in their early 20s, according to Statistics Canada. However, starting a family later in life comes with the…