fertility

The Arab world's silent reproductive revolution

Agency

Changing household structures, economic growth and contraceptives prompt dramatic drop in fertility rate, study finds


Seven charts that show the world is actually becoming a better place

Julius Probst

A look at key data shows that the world is much better off today than ever before in history


Human egg providers are changing the way we think

Amrita Pande

South Africa is a popular destination for an ‘egg safari’, and women travel abroad to donate eggs


Why it could cost less than R120 per year to save a life

Alex Ezeh, Ann Starrs

Maternal deaths in developing regions would fall by 73% if all women had access to contraception and maternal healthcare, shows new research.


Should government health schemes pay for infertility treatment?

Nelisiwe Msomi

"Women are blamed for infertility when, in fact, as we know from research, it is quite often on the man’s side.”