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Immuneresistance

Immuneresistance /ɪ’mjuːnrɪ’zɪstəns/ substantive a. Resistance to recommend immunological tests and treatments to infertile patients. This is a common statement in Spain: Here we say that…

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In Spain 86.000 assisted reproduction treatments are performed each year.

According to ASEBIR (Association for the Study of Reproductive Biology) in Spain 86.000 cycles of assisted reproduction techniques are performed each year (55.000 with In Vitro Fertilization…

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Bad times for ART?

It seems people are worried about the risks of assisted reproduction techniques (ART). That’s not new, but recently some concerns about problems in the offspring have arisen by general n…

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Barcelona IVF invited to Dublin.

On the 9th June 2012 Dr Olivares, medical director of BarcelonaIVF,  will be attending patients in a meeting hold by NISIG (National Infertility Support and Information Group) at The …

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Can too much exercise cause infertility?

A Danish study published in  Fertility and Sterility looked at 3,600 women who were trying to get pregnant, grouped them by BMI, and monitored their exercise habits. The researchers found …

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Mrs Zita West, one of the most influent persons in the Assisted Reproduction field in UK, visited BarcelonaIVF.

On the 30th March Mrs Zita West, one of the most influent persons in the Assisted Reproduction field in UK, visited BarcelonaIVF facilities. During the meeting we discussed how a healthy…

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The Health Representative of the City Council of Barcelona visits Barcelona IVF

On March 1st, Dr. Cristina Iniesta, health representative of the city council of Barcelona, honored Barcelona IVF with her visit. During the visit and the subsequent meeting, Dr. Iniesta…

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How to afford infertility in times of crisis?

Infertility is not cheap, it’s true. And even less, if you take into account its effectiveness. Paying thousands of euros, pounds or dollars to get a 60% success rate in the best case s…

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Barcelona IVF obtains an award for its patient assistance service.

The web site Whatclinic.com has given the Customer Service Award to our clinic for the service quality in dealing with patients as well as for answering quickly and professionally patient…

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Spain once more is the leader country in donations and transplants.

In 2011, Spain became again the leader in transplantation, reaching a new record high. Thanks to 1.667 donors, it has been possible to perform 4.218 transplants involving almost 12% more…

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Barcelona IVF wishes you a Happy New Year 2012.

This year 2011 has been very important to Barcelona IVF and since the Assisted Reproduction Laboratory has started in the beginning of the year, we have received patients from more than 20…

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Fertility treatments and twin pregnancy

Written by Dr. Luis Zamora Multiple pregnancies have become very common in the general population. It is something that we are used to see around us and who does not have a relative or…