Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART)

Key Findings

A list of ART-related journal publications and a brief summary of the key findings.

Healthy Babies: One At A Time

Some IVF practices can increase the risk of twin pregnancies, which are risky for babies and their mothers. These fact sheets can give you more information to use when making decisions about your IVF journey.

How many embryos should I transfer to have one baby?
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English Cdc-pdf[PDF – 1MB]
Spanish Cdc-pdf[PDF – 888 KB]
Chinese Cdc-pdf[PDF – 311 KB]

Why are we worried about twin pregnancies?
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English Cdc-pdf[PDF – 1.03MB]
Spanish Cdc-pdf[PDF – 884 KB]
Chinese Cdc-pdf[PDF – 368 KB]

National Action Plan

This plan highlights the need to better understand and address issues at a population level that contribute to and are caused by infertility in women and men and that may affect the health of the pregnancy.

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Download in Spanish Cdc-pdf[PDF – 2.4MB]