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Learn more about egg freezing

Egg freezing allows women to save their eggs for when they are ready to start a family, making the most of their fertility when it is at its peak. From RHG – IVF Life we want to ensure every woman has the opportunity to start a family at…

What are the differences between In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) and Intrauterine Insemination (IUI)?

When couples have to start an assisted reproduction treatment, many doubts and uncertainties arise. A new world of terms and information appears before them that is often not easy to understand. We must understand that Reproductive Medicine…

Infertility today: which are the main causes of infertility

According to World Health Organization, infertility is a disease of the male or female reproductive system defined by the failure to achieve a pregnancy after 12 months or more of regular unprotected sexual intercourse. Infertility affects…
Questions for your IVF First Visit Consultation

Questions for your IVF First Visit Consultation

Getting confirmation of your fertility treatment first visit consultation is an exciting and big step on your IVF journey. Maybe it’s your first appointment? Or maybe you have had treatment elsewhere?  Maybe you’ve had successful treatment…
43 Reasons to Celebrate IVF

Reasons to Celebrate IVF

On 25 July we will mark the 43rd birthday of Louise Brown – the world’s first ‘test-tube baby’.  Throughout July we will commemorate her birth in 1978 with our Reasons to Celebrate IVF'. Some of the reasons and facts will have global…
Your Fertility and Your Wellbeing

Your Fertility and Your Wellbeing

At the start of World Wellbeing Week, RHG-IVF Life fertility counselling partner Jamie Forster gives us a ‘head’ start on the effect of our emotional health on our fertility. Whether you’re at the start of your IVF journey, or beginning…
Helping lesbians to become families with IVF

Helping lesbians to become families with IVF

With more options available for same sex couples or single women than ever before, starting a family is possible, with a little help from the experts. This blog considers the fertility treatments for lesbians that we offer at RHG-IVF Life. RHG-IVF…
An IVF Diet: Nutrition & Hydration for Fertility

An IVF Diet: Nutrition & Hydration for Fertility

During Nutrition & Hydration Week, our nutritional therapy partner, Samantha Brown, serves up a blog of sound advice about the link between our diet and our fertility. Read on to learn more about an 'IVF diet'. The decision to have a…
Healthy sperm for fertility

Healthy sperm for fertility

At the start of Men’s Health Week, we’re looking at how healthy sperm can increase your chance of your plans to have a baby, either through natural conception, or with fertility treatment. Male infertility is the reason for around a third…
Making Time for Fertility Treatment When You’re a Teacher

Making Time for Fertility Treatment When You’re a Teacher

RHG-IVF Life has launched Time for Teachers to encourage people in education who are planning fertility treatment in the summer holidays to think about having their first consultation in June  rather than late July.  This may give them the…
10 Common Myths about Infertility

10 Common Myths about Infertility

When it seems like everyone around you is getting pregnant or having babies, but you are not, it is important to remember that you are not alone and infertility can be a heartbreaking journey for many couples. Infertility is such a complicated…
What are the most common reasons for infertility?

What are the most common reasons for infertility?

Ready to start a family? Falling pregnant should be easy! In theory yes, however many factors have to come together in order for conception to happen and you’d be surprised at how many individuals and couples suffer from infertility. It is…