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Books*

The Pathways to Parenthood Booklet Series,
Merck Serono Australia Pty Ltd, Frenchs Forest, NSW
The Booklet Series is available at flindersfertility

The Infertility Handbook
Jacqueline Tomlins, Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 2003

Swimming Upstream: The Struggle to Conceive
David Rawlings, Karen Looi, Peakcock Publications, 2006

Battles with the Baby Gods
Amanda Hampson, Doubleday, Australia, 1997

Getting Pregnant: A Compassionate Resource to Infertility
Robert Jansen, Allen & Unwin, Australia, 1997

Male Infertility - Men Talking
Mason Mary Claire, Routledge, London, 1993

Mastering Stress: A Lifestyle Approach
Barlow & Rapee, 1997

Patient Letters - Personal Experiences of IVF  
IVF Friends Support Group Surviving Infertility
Linda Saltzer, Harper, New York, 1991

Sweet Grapes: How to Stop Being Infertile and Start Living Again
Jean and Michael Carter, Perspectives Press, Indianapolis, 1989

Taking Charge of your infertility
Ed. Kay Oke, Waalimma Productions, Melbourne, 1999

Where Did I Really Come From?
Narelle Wickham, Allen & Unwin, Sydney, 1992

Choosing Assisted Reproduction: Social, Emotional and Ethical Considerations
SL Cooper, ES Glazer, Perspective Press, 1998

Additional literature, information and support can be obtained from:
flindersfertility Library

Shine SA Resource Centre
Tel: (08) 8300 5300  (08) 8300 5300 FREE   1300 883 793

*  The books listed above are provided for your convenience only.  Views or recommendations provided within the books may not necessarily reflect those of Flinders Fertility and Flinders Fertility has no responsibility for the content of the books.  It is your responsibility to make your own decisions about the currency, completeness, accuracy, reliability and suitability of the information contained in the books.

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Read On Line*

The impact of lifestyle factors on reproductive performance in the general population and those undergoing infertility treatment: a review
G.F.Homan, M.Davies and R.Norman, Human Reproduction Update 2007

Lifestyle factors in people seeking infertility treatment – A review
K Anderson et al, Australian and New Zealand Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology 2010

Paternal body mass index is associated with decreased blastocyst development and reduced live birth rates following assisted reproductive technology
H Bakos et al, Fertility & Sterility 2011

Achievement test performance in children conceived by IVF
L. Mains, et al, Human Reproduction Volume 2010

Influence of acupuncture stimulation on pregnancy rates for women undergoing embryo transfer
Caroline Smith et al, Fertility & Sterility 2006

*  The above links are provided for your convenience only.  Flinders Fertility does not specifically endorse any organisation, association or entity referred to in, or linked to this website.  Views or recommendations provided within linked websites may not necessarily reflect those of Flinders Fertility and Flinders Fertility has no responsibility for the content of the linked websites.  It is your responsibility to make your own decisions about the currency, completeness, accuracy, reliability and suitability of the information contained in the linked websites.

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Web Sites*


Folate facts & guidelines
Dept of Health & Ageing

National Infertility Network
Web: www.access.org.au
Email: info@access.org.au
Tel: 1800 888 896  1800 888 896 FREE

Adoption Enquiries
Tel (08) 8207 0060  (08) 8207 0060 FREE 
Website: www.adoptions.sa.gov.au
Email: adoption@dfc.sa.gov.au

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome Association of Australia (POSAA)
Tel: (02) 8250 0222  (02) 8250 0222 FREE 
Website: www.posaa.asn.au
Email: info@posaa.asn.au

Andrology Australia
Tel: 1300 303 878  
Website: www.andrologyaustralia.org

Fertility Society of Australia
Tel: (03) 9645 6359  
Website: www.fertilitysociety.com.au

National Centre For Biotechnology Information
Website: www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov

National Institute For Health Care and Excellence
Website: www.nice.org.uk

*  The above links are provided for your convenience only.  Flinders Fertility does not specifically endorse any organisation, association or entity referred to in, or linked to this website.  Views or recommendations provided within linked websites may not necessarily reflect those of Flinders Fertility and Flinders Fertility has no responsibility for the content of the linked websites.  It is your responsibility to make your own decisions about the currency, completeness, accuracy, reliability and suitability of the information contained in the linked websites.

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What Else Could We Provide For You?

We would be happy to receive any suggestions about other resources you would find valuable from Flinders Fertility.  Please feel free to contact:

Joe Loborec
Marketing Manager
Flinders Fertility
Level 4, Flinders Medical Centre
Flinders Drive, Bedford Park
South Australia 5042

T: 131 IVF  (131 483)
F: +61 8 8204 6299
E: enquire@flindersfertility.com.au

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