Paula Goodyer 8:09am What does a would-be father's waistline have to do with the health of his future children?
LETITIA ROWLANDS A man who is paying a surrogate mother to carry his child has demanded the woman abort a baby, or face financial ruin, after learning she is pregnant with triplets.
Grey's Anatomy star Kate Walsh has revealed she is unable to have children because she has experienced early menopause.
LETITIA ROWLANDS A US man has learnt that his unborn twin brother is actually the biological father of his own baby son.
Janene Holzberg "We were both joyous, but also a little freaked out. It seemed so incredibly random. We were beyond dumbfounded."
Karen Kaplan Two drugs that help suppress the immune system in organ transplant patients may have a future as the long-sought birth control "pill" for men, new research suggests.
AAP Obese men are much more likely to be infertile than their healthier counterparts.
Hamish McNeilly Four New Zealand women tried to claim compensation after becoming pregnant when their partners' vasectomies failed.
SARAH BERRY Former radio host hopes speaking out about condition will help people to discuss it and to seek help.
Laura Thomas Now I know just how important it is for people to know that endometriosis does need to be talked about and stories need to be shared.
LETITIA ROWLANDS In a world first, a healthy baby has been born from the same womb that nurtured his own mother.
Letitia Rowlands They say twins have a special bond, and that could not be more true for Dawn Ardolino Policastro and her sister Allison Ardolino Dinkelacker.
JULIA MEDEW They are called elderly primiparae: women who fall pregnant for the first time over the age of 35.
AMY CORDEROY Scientists have calculated at exactly what age you need to start trying to get pregnant to have the best chance of realising your dream.
JO HARTLEY A new clinic claims to offer an expert one-stop fertility check. But is it really helpful?
HARRIET ALEXANDER Couples using IVF may be able to choose the gender of their babies and women could be financially compensated for donating their eggs.
EVELYN LEWIN After giving birth, the last thing you want to think about is contraception. But you can get pregnant before your period comes back.
Michael Gold A new gadget uses a tiny microscope and the camera on an iPad to calculate sperm count and motility.
HARRIET ALEXANDER A growing number of women want a controversial method of permanent birth control removed from the market.
JO HARTLEY We often read about women being advised to put their eggs on ice - but is it time men started the doing the same with their sperm?
Clare Sibthorpe Leigh Travers endured a six-year long struggle of seven heartbreaking miscarriages and $25,000 in IVF treatment before the successful birth of daughter Ava.
Brooke Tasovac Uterine fibroids can affect fertility, but with treatment it's possible to conceive and carry a baby.
Margaret Scheikowski It's long been known that women with endometriosis have difficulties getting pregnant.
AAP In a world first, a woman has given birth after surgeons implanted ovarian tissue that had been removed when she was a child.
Louise Wedgwood Having produced a child is no guarantee someone can do it twice. In fact, around 10 per cent of the mums you may know have been struggling to have another child for more than a year.
Michelle Duff "I'd never really failed a test - how could I fail this particularly manly test?"
Sian Roguski After seven years of wishing, hoping, crying, punching pillows and shouting "why me?!", the end result is more than I ever thought possible.
Benjamin Mueller A mother was applying for government assistance when she made the claim that one man was responsible for her twins. She was wrong.
Michael Thurston TV star Sofia Vergara has broken her silence about a legal battle with her ex-boyfriend over frozen embryos they conceived while still a couple, in a case raising thorny ethical questions.
Craig Butt, Health Reporter A national chain of fertility clinics is offering egg donors a $5000 payment to cover their expenses, a first for Australia which is raising concerns the money could act as an inducement.
AMY CORDEROY Fertility doctors have described their "most extraordinary case" - creating a healthy baby from sperm taken 48 hours after a man had died.
Cristina Odone A mother has helped her 24-year-old son become a father by being a surrogate for a baby conceived using her son's sperm and a donor egg.
LETITIA ROWLANDS George Deka, Kerrie Hancox and their two daughters may seem like a conventional family of four. However their story is actually so modern that the nation's legal system is yet to catch up with them.
Roger Hart Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is the most common female hormonal condition, affecting roughly one in 12 Australian women.
An Indian woman who discovered she had mostly male chromosomes has given birth to healthy twins.
Lisa Rapaport Coeliac disease may be at the root of some women's problems with infertility, researchers say.
LETITIA ROWLANDS Actress Jaime King has spoken candidly about her battle to become a mum, revealing she struggled to fall pregnant, suffered many losses, and was in constant pain.
Lisa Rapaport Surrogate mums don't appear to suffer lasting mental health difficulties as a result of giving away the babies they delivered.
Shabnam Dastgheib A remote-controlled contraceptive chip, an "origami condom", an internal ring that can kill off HIV as well as prevent pregnancy.
JO HARTLEY Getting a diagnosis of unexplained fertility can be difficult and frustrating - but it's not all bad news.
Jenna Healey Surprisingly little is known about the exact decline of fertility with age, as there is no magic age limit for pregnancy that applies to all women.
LETITIA ROWLANDS Men could soon have access to an injectable long-term contraceptive which works in a similar way to a vasectomy but promises to be easily reversed.
Jane E Brody Sometimes medical syndromes are named long before they are fully understood. Polycystic ovarian syndrome is one such condition.
Jayne Cornwill This time my husband and I hadn't taken any chances. We had paid $50,000 and travelled 13,000 kilometres to make sure the baby growing inside me was female.
LETITIA ROWLANDS Not many couples can say they had a baby together before they even met, but that's the truth for Aminah Hart and her partner Scott Anderson.
LETITIA ROWLANDS Julie Grygla wasn't sure she wanted to have children. Now the US woman and her husband Dave are set to become parents to five babies under the age of 14 months.
Sarah Knapton Ice cream may be the ultimate comfort food, but a study suggests it could also help older women to have children.
JO HARTLEY Facebook and Apple are hoping to provide women with the freedom to build their careers without the added pressure of having children at or by a certain age.
Meredith Rodriguez A US woman is suing a sperm bank after it sent her vials from African-American man, instead of the white donor she had selected.
LETITIA ROWLANDS This couple received an extreme shock as they found out theirs was a one in 70 million conception.
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