in vitro fertilization

IVF Reunion

Long Island Parents Reunite To Celebrate In Vitro Miracles

A reunion held on Long Island Tuesday was years in the making – and began even before the honored guests were born.

11/11/2014

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Lyzander Jones and his wife, Myesha, are taking part in the "Helping Heroes" program. (credit: CBS 2)

‘Helping Heroes’ Program Assisting NJ Military Couples ‘Build Families’ Through IVF

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Lyzander Jones and his wife, Myesha, have been trying to have a baby for 4 years. They now have new hope thanks to the “Helping Heroes Build Families” program.

06/01/2012

Sara Jean Grainson had a son when she was 51 and then twins two years ago. (credit: Family Handout)

SOUND OFF: 53 And Pregnant! How Old Is Too Old?

Whether it’s a demanding career or the struggle to find Mr. Right, more women are postponing motherhood. Advancements in medicine have made it easier than ever to have children at 40 — even 50. But pregnancy later in life is not without controversy.

10/27/2011

In Vitro Fertlization graphic (Credit: AP)

HealthWatch: In Vitro Fertilization

Until now, the thinking with in vitro fertilization has been that implanting several embryos improves the chances of having a baby, but new research shows that’s not always the case.

12/22/2010