A medical staff member collects an egg on a laboratory dish during an infertility treatment through in-vitro fertilisation for a patient at a hospital in Beijing. Photo: AP A medical staff member collects an egg on a laboratory dish during an infertility treatment through in-vitro fertilisation for a patient at a hospital in Beijing. Photo: AP
A medical staff member collects an egg on a laboratory dish during an infertility treatment through in-vitro fertilisation for a patient at a hospital in Beijing. Photo: AP

After China’s one-child policy relaxed, fertility clinics see rush of older parents hoping to conceive

Women even in their late 40s are turning to assisted reproduction – a formerly taboo subject now out in the open

A medical staff member collects an egg on a laboratory dish during an infertility treatment through in-vitro fertilisation for a patient at a hospital in Beijing. Photo: AP A medical staff member collects an egg on a laboratory dish during an infertility treatment through in-vitro fertilisation for a patient at a hospital in Beijing. Photo: AP
A medical staff member collects an egg on a laboratory dish during an infertility treatment through in-vitro fertilisation for a patient at a hospital in Beijing. Photo: AP
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