Fertility News
Virtus shakes off Primary fertility competition
"Our patients are very discerning, well educated, and do a lot of research about what clinic they will go to" ... Virtus chief executive Sue Channon. Photo: Louise Kennerley Virtus Health chief executive Sue Channon has questioned whether Primary Health Care could successfully enter the $500 million fertility market, saying the company will struggle to attract specialists and satisfy customers who are wary of low cost offerings.
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New bill would require insurance companies to offer coverage for fertility treatments
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- One in eight women struggle with infertility. There's help available like in vitro fertilization, but not all families can afford the pricey services. A state representative has introduced a new bill to change that, and a local woman's public fertility fight helped inspire the measure.
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Why Human Milk Oligosaccharides Are the Next Breakthrough | Abbott's Nutrition Newsroom
By harnessing human milk oligosaccharides, Abbott researchers strive to make Similac® infant formula closer to breast milk than ever before. ( immune-nourishing prebiotic )
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What It's Like When Your Wife Is Pregnant - at the Same Time as You
From left: Toby Fleischman, Lemon the Shih Tzu, and Lindsay Lanciault Usually, when a couple says "we're pregnant," it's a figure of speech. But for married pair Lindsay Lanciault and Toby Fleischman, they mean it quite literally. The two sit across from each other at a busy cafe sharing tomato soup and bread on a cloudy Saturday.
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IVF and publicly traded companies
Since quitting my day job over 3 years ago to "de-stress" and focus on our TTC plans I have picked up the habit of dabbling in the stock market - primarily the NASDAQ (nasdaq.com). My job had me flying over 140k miles a year and away on projects entirely too much.
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CGS : Big Business in Babies: First IVF Company Now Being Traded on the Stock Market
Virtus Health is an Australian company that owns and operates 36 fertility clinics, and provides more than a third of the in vitro fertilization (IVF) cycles performed in the country last year. Together with its partner, the private-equity firm Quadrant, Virtus Health made financial history recently when it became the world's first IVF provider to go public - to the tune of nearly half a billion dollars.
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In-vitro fertilisation is a big trend - stocks to benefit - www.thebull.com.au
Falling in love with big trends and ignoring company fundamentals and valuations is a dangerous investment trap. By the time you hear about a new trend in the popular media, professional investors are often set in the stock, and the valuation has captured the upside. That is not to say trends are unimportant.
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Fertility Technology What it Means for Women Over 50
IVF Treatment for Women over 50 It is pretty standard knowledge that a womans reproductive years are between the ages of 25 to 35 but start to decline as she ages. Due to the amount of stress related activities associated with a consumerism economy most married and unmarried woman are choosing to wait to have a family.
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Drugs for IVF #2 have arrived and with it my IVF OCD.
My drugs for this reset round arrived today. What can I say. Is it a sign that you've done something too many times when you have a "system" for your IVF drugs? When did I become this anal?! I suppose it wasnt just between round 1 & 2 of IVF.
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Is it time to buy Virtus Health Ltd?
Australian shares have been hit hard recently but few have been punished as much as Virtus Health Ltd (ASX: VRT), which has shed a massive 22.9% from its price over the last week to trade at just $5.98 per share. Virtus Health is Australia's largest provider of In Vitro Fertilisation, or IVF as it is more commonly known.
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