Story: Infertility and childlessness

Private fertility clinics

Private fertility clinics

Fertility Associates is a well known private fertility clinic in New Zealand. Medical director Dr Mary Birdsall is shown here in 2008 alongside laboratory technician Adam Nancekivell, who is pouring frozen nitrogen into a vessel.

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Rhonda Shaw, 'Infertility and childlessness - Responses to infertility', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 8 December 2023)

Story by Rhonda Shaw, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 29 Jan 2018