Millare, Kristina
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Kristina Millare is a freelance writer and communications specialist with a background in news journalism, government and public relations, digital communications and marketing in the not-for-profit space. She writes from Sydney.


Is the IVF bubble about to burst?

Recently the Sydney Morning Herald reported that a technique known as "endometrial scratching", used in fertility clinics, has been found to be useless. Too bad, isn't it, about all the women who have paid for an often painful procedure (which involves superficially wounding the lining of the womb to trigger an inflammatory or immune repair response to improve the receptivity of the uterus to an embryo) that raised their hopes in vain.

Date posted: 2019-02-10