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More Evidence Obesity May Lower IVF Success

Reuters,  June 20, 2012

The odds of having a baby via in-vitro fertilization (IVF) may be lower for obese women than their thinner counterparts, two new studies find. The studies, reported in the journal Fertility and Sterility, add to evidence suggesting that heavy women have a lesser chance of success with IVF — where a woman's eggs are fertilized in a lab dish then transferred to her uterus.

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