Adoptions Fall by 62% as IVF Success Rises
November 5, 2018
(BBC) – The boss of a body that represents children in care has said the success of IVF has contributed to a drop in the number of children being adopted. In the last 40 years since the first “test-tube baby” was born, adoptions in England and Wales have fallen by 62%. Meanwhile, IVF success rates for women under 35 have nearly tripled.