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Joint Statement from the Alliance for Fertility Preservation and the Oncofertility Consortium on Fertility Preservation for Patients Receiving Gonadotoxic Therapies During the COVID-19 Pandemic - blog post image

Joint Statement from the Alliance for Fertility Preservation and the Oncofertility Consortium on Fertility Preservation for Patients Receiving Gonadotoxic Therapies During the COVID-19 Pandemic

During this uncertain and unprecedented time, the oncofertility community is working together to provide up-to-date fertility preservation information for patients and providers. We are aware of the recommendations from

Treatments for Cancer and Sickle Cell Disease in Boys: Making Sure Their Fertility is Protected - blog post image

Treatments for Cancer and Sickle Cell Disease in Boys: Making Sure Their Fertility is Protected

Recently, scientists discovered that certain treatments for cancer and sickle cell disease destroy the germ cells that eventually go on to develop into sperm in the te...

20 September
Share Your Story! Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics calling for patient stories about cancer and fertility - blog post image

Share Your Story! Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics calling for patient stories about cancer and fertility

The Journal Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics has chosen to dedicate an issue to stories about patients and families who faced fertility issues as a result of a cancer diagnosis and treatment.

Because children and young adults may have their future ability to become a parent compromised by cancer treatment, it is important that they under...

12 July
New article identifies female patients don’t receive enough fertility information - blog post image

New article identifies female patients don’t receive enough fertility information

Many young adult female cancer survivors want children in the future, but, for a variety of reasons, are unable to undergo fertility preservation before treatment. For those who maintain ovarian function after treatment but are at risk for premature ovarian failure, fertility preservation after treatment may be an option. However, patients c...

27 May
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