The parents of this baby paid to be a child and not have genetic diseases: the principle of an improved breed?

Sooner or later it had to happen. Science has advanced so much that it has already made possible select embryos by sex and, in addition, to choose those that, at the time of the election, don't have any genetic disease. The ethical dilemma is important. In Spain, according to the Assisted Reproduction Law, it is … Read moreThe parents of this baby paid to be a child and not have genetic diseases: the principle of an improved breed?

29 food for the diet when you want to get pregnant but they are always good

It is a fact that the lifestyle and Feeding affect fertility, both male and female. Although it is not scientifically proven that there are foods that increase fertility, maintain good eating habits influences when conceiving and having a healthy pregnancy. There are certain foods rich in nutrients that are key to fertility and that will … Read more29 food for the diet when you want to get pregnant but they are always good

In vitro “musical” fertilization has a better chance of success

Yesterday I saw this news on television that was offered as a scientific curiosity. The music has probably accompanied many natural conceptions, but what had not been done so far is put music to the in vitro fertilization process. And with surprising results. According to a study by the Institut Marquès de Barcelona, ​​musical vibrations … Read moreIn vitro “musical” fertilization has a better chance of success

The first baby is born in Spain through a new natural fertilization technique that occurs in the womb

In contrast to what happens in an in vitro reproduction treatment, in which fertilization occurs in a laboratory, a new natural fertilization technique called AneVivo, allows fertilization and early development of the embryo to occur in the uterus. Thanks to this advanced technique, first implemented in Spain by the IVI Bilbao clinic, the first baby … Read moreThe first baby is born in Spain through a new natural fertilization technique that occurs in the womb

Why Chinese modified babies have made such a stir, if at Harvard they want to do something similar

There is no turning back: the debate about genetic modification in humans has come to stay and grow. Since, a few days ago, researcher He Jiankui claimed to have achieved the birth of two genetically modified twins, the news has only boiled. Suddenly, CRISPR, the most innovative and effective genetic editing technique in our history, … Read moreWhy Chinese modified babies have made such a stir, if at Harvard they want to do something similar

Difficulty achieving pregnancy: when to consult the specialist

On many occasions the desire to achieve pregnancy or a misconception about how easy it is to conceive can lead some couples to despair ahead of time. But, When is it advisable to consult the specialist if pregnancy is not achieved? If the woman does not get pregnant in a short time, it does not … Read moreDifficulty achieving pregnancy: when to consult the specialist