Assisted reproduction and COVID-19

An updated statement from ESHRE
In view of the continuing prevalence of infection from the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (i.e. the virus causing COVID-19) and widespread initiatives to limit its spread, ESHRE reaffirms its recommendation to follow local and national government advice, particularly national daily updates.

Psychiatric disorders after first birth reduce likelihood of subsequent children

Human Reproduction Press Release
Women who suffer from psychiatric disorders such as depression, anxiety, mania and schizophrenia following the live birth of their first child are less likely to go on to have more children, according to the first study to investigate this in a large nationwide population.

ESHRE COVID-19 working group to monitor scientific reports relevant to reproductive medicine

In view of the rapidly growing number of reports and the impact of the COVID-19 coronavirus on public health, ESHRE has formed a specialist working group to keep track of bibliography and published scientific reports relevant to reproductive medicine, pregnancy and newborns.

Video message from ESHRE Chair Cristina Magli

Even at this difficult time, ESHRE is still alive and active. Watch the video message from ESHRE Chair Cristina Magli about the cancellation of the 2020 Annual Meeting.