The pros and cons of online fertility forums

image of laptop from above, using online forum

Online fertility forums have built communities and safe spaces where people can share knowledge and advice, but they can also spread hearsay and inaccurate information

Improving access to IVF is vital

A postcode lottery, strict eligibility criteria and the high cost of in vitro fertilisation (IVF) mean treatment is simply not an option for many aspiring parents

Why fertility education must be on the curriculum

Confusing and contradictory information online has highlighted the need for better sex and relationship education in schools

Underused and underpaid: the NHS dental therapist

‘When a dental therapist carries out routine dental treatment on a patient, the dentist is free to focus their time on more complex treatments’