Media releases

Read the latest announcements from Queensland Fertility Group, including scientific breakthroughs and growth within our network.

You can also find out more about new developments at QFG through our Blog, or our Research Projects pages.

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Read the latest developments 

4 February 2020

QFG and Virtus Health launch ‘Get Me Pregnant’, a new podcast series with Mamamia

10 January 2020

Doctors caution shortcomings of UK egg freezing study

7 November 2019

Virtus Health, leading fertility specialists are engaged in the consultation process with the NHMRC to ensure the best outcomes for patients.

6 November 2019

Queensland Fertility Group reassures patients that their confidential data is protected and our high priority.

17 September 2019

New Australian study has found failures in the accuracy of many of fertility apps that may actually hinder pregnancy expectations.

16 September 2019

New study shows benefits of elective sperm freezing for male fertility.

9 September 2019

Research from Professor Gardner have carried out demonstrating the important role that antioxidants play in supporting early embryo development.

5 September 2019

New endometriosis report by the AIHW helps raise awareness about this common, but under-recognised condition.

3 September 2019

MCRI released a study finding that any effect that assisted reproduction technology has on babies’ genes is largely corrected by adulthood.

19 August 2019

Queensland Fertility Group shows support for rainbow families.

3 July 2019

There has been some media coverage overnight about Ovarian hyperstimulation (OHSS) a long-standing and well-recognised complication of IVF.

24 January 2019

New research shows carrying out an endometrial scratch 1 month prior to an embryo transfer doesn't increase chances of an embryo implanting.

11 October 2018

Artificial intelligence tool, Ivy, has shown to predict which embryos have the highest likelihood of leading to a viable pregnancy.

27 September 2018

Virtus Health announces a new partnership with Business Chicks, the country’s largest and most influential community for women. 

15 August 2018

Investigation of the long term health effects of ICSI and the health of men born to fathers with poor sperm quality.

12 September 2017

Virtus Health fertility specialists are leaders in their field as a consequence of the care they provide to their patients.

30 June 2017

Virtus Health believes that everyone should be treated equally and have the right to marry the person they love.

19 May 2017

Medical Directors from temper the media’s suggestion that ‘Hope renewed for infertile women’ due to a poppy seed oil ‘cleaning of fallopian tubes.

15 November 2016

Queensland Fertility Group welcomes and supports the ACCC’s review of information provided by Australian fertility clinics on IVF success rates.