Children Born Through IVF Are More Likely to Suffer from Asthma ‘Because of the Fertility Drugs Their Mothers Used’
December 6, 2018
(Daily Mail) – Thousands of children born each year by IVF could be at risk of asthma, a study suggests. Researchers found IVF increases the risk of childhood asthma by 22 per cent. Scientists from the Norwegian Institute of Public Health, who tracked more than 500,000 children, believe the drugs given to mothers during the IVF process might cause asthma in their children.