Issue Date: March 17, 2014
Giving In Vitro Fertilization A Helping Hand
For many infertile couples, assisted reproductive technology such as in vitro fertilization (IVF) offers hope. But success rates are abysmal. In the U.S. in 2011, the latest year for which data have been released, 163,039 such cycles resulted in 47,818 live births and—thanks to twins and other multiples—61,610 infants, according to the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, which collects data from U.S. fertility . . .
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