Preventing Miscarriages through IVF
Miscarriage is the spontaneous loss of a pregnancy before the 28th week in our clime, however in developed countries, it is after 20 weeks due to survival and availability of adequate neonatal systems.
How regenerative medicine could be used to contain COVID-19, others
More studies are validating the use of regenerative medicine to restore damaged organs, restore acute stroke patients, heal chronic pain and erectile dysfunction in male and female as well as prevent and treat viral infections such as COVID-19.
Foundation to begin IVF, fertility treatment process for 40 couples
Forty couples have been selected to be recipients of the In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) grant by the Ibidunni Ighodalo Foundation through the Project 40at40 in accordance with the wishes of the late founder, Ibidunni Ighodalo. The selected 40 couples will now begin their process of assisted reproduction, In-Vitro Fertilisation, and other fertility treatments,…
Ighodalo Foundation to support 40 couples with IVF in memory of Ibidunni
On what would have been her 40th birthday celebration, the Ibidunni Ighodalo Foundation launched a new initiative in memory of the founder, Ibidunni, who passed away on June 14.
Tears, tributes as Ibidun Ighodalo goes home today
Today, the remains of late Ibidunni Ighodalo will be committed to mother earth today in a ceremony that is sure to witness soul-wrenching tributes and tears
UCH IVF centre partners bank to provide treatment financing
As part of its commitment towards the total wellbeing of women, Access Bank Plc, has entered into a partnership with the University College Hospital (UCH), Ibadan, In-Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) Center to provide affordable fertility treatments for the public.
French MPs approve IVF for lesbians, single women
France moved Friday towards allowing lesbians and single women to conceive children with medical help, setting the stage for a clash with conservatives who say it would create generations of "fatherless" kids.
Medical group commits to promote healthcare in communities through philanthropy
Former Commissioner for Health, Lagos State, Dr. Jide Idris, has commended a group of socio-philanthropic individuals, KB Klub, of the College of Medicine...
Fertility clinic says IVF babies have normal lives
With the growing concerns of infertility in couples of reproductive age globally, available statistics have shown a rise in the success rate of live births through improved In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) treatment recorded in Nigeria. According to estimate, over 2550 live births have been recorded at the Bridge clinic, a fertility centre in Nigeria, since…
Full activities resume at LUTH after resident doctors’ strike
Medical activities at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH) were at their peak yesterday as the resident doctors, consultant doctors, nurses, pharmacists were seen attending to patients. The Association of Resident Doctors (ARD) LUTH Chapter had on June 18, 2019 called off its 11-day strike after most of their demands for going on strike were…
Detoxification boosts fertility in couples undergoing IVF
Nigerian researchers have demonstrated how supervised modern Mayr type of detoxification may positively affect fertility indices in infertile couples who undergo assisted reproductive technology (ART)/In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF). The study was published in the journal Global Reproductive Health, however, concluded that there is need for further studies on larger populations to establish pattern of response…