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Couples trial low-cost IVF in Ghana

Suzanne Vanhooymissen has been to Ghana - to see if doctors could help couples to conceive - using a low-cost IVF treatment.

Fertility treatments like IVF are a bit of a lottery - giving infertile couples a 30 per cent chance of having a child.

But IVF comes at a cost. So although some countries offer the treatment as part of their national healthcare systems, in parts of the world it is out of reach for many couples.

Suzanne Vanhooymissen has been to Ghana - to see if doctors could help couples to conceive - using a low-cost IVF treatment.

  • 20 Dec
  • From the section Africa