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Behind the ‘Big Miracles’: Meet Adam and Angus’ fertility specialist

Episode 5 of Channel 9’s Big Miracles follows Angus and Adam, a gay couple who have dreamed of being dads for the past 10 years. I chat with their fertility specialist, Dr Shadi Khashaba from IVFAustralia, about his own fertility journey as a gay man, and how this experience helped him make Angus and Adam’s dream …

Ask the experts: reciprocal IVF with Dr Ee Min Kho

Dr Ee Min Kho from Queensland Fertility Group is back to chat all about reciprocal IVF and egg sharing. If you’re ready to grow your family, there’s an array of wonderfully diverse ways it can happen. For same-sex couples who both produce eggs and have a uterus, there is an option called reciprocal IVF, or …

Scientists create mice with two biological dads only using eggs from male cells

Scientists create mice with two dads using eggs from male cells

The development of a mammal with two dads could lead to the creation of new fertility treatments in humans. Scientists have created mice with two biological fathers using a new technique for robust mammal oocytes (immature ovums). The development could help treat severe forms of infertility, including women with Turner’s syndrome. It may also allow …

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Ask the Experts: Fertility facts with Queensland Fertility Group

Are you ready to take the next big step to grow your family? Dr Melissa Luckensmeyer is here to dispell common fertility myths while Dr Ee Min Kho provides all the info on reciproval IVF. Fertility myths with Dr Melissa If you’re thinking about starting your family and require donor sperm to do so, there …

Dr Andy Stamatiou Brisbane Fertility

Brisbane Fertility Doctor Helping Same-Sex Couples Become Parents

Dr Andy Stamatiou Well-known Brisbane fertility specialist, working primarily in IVF and fertility care, gynaecology and obstetrics. He has over 20 years experience as a doctor, and is proud to have helped a number of local same-sex couples become parents. What are some of the factors that make him a good doctor, especially in the …

Lesbian women becoming a parent Dr Andy Stamatiou

The Lesbian Women Guide To Becoming A Parent

By Dr Andy Stamatiou Most women plan to have a child at some stage in their lives. For lesbian women, this is no different. Thankfully, science, through intrauterine insemination (artificial insemination), has allowed the process to be more accessible and safe. Donor sperm may be sourced from a known donor or an anonymous donor. This …