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Age limit to be removed for women seeking IVF treatment : Number of assisted reproductive tech cycles will also no longer be capped from January

Aug 29, 2019 - The Straits Times (Singapore)

The Government will lift the age limit of 45 for women seeking to undergo in-vitro fertilisation (IVF), and will allow some co-funded treatments to be carried out at a later age.

The number of assisted reproduction technology (ART) cycles a woman can undergo will also no longer be capped, said Senior Minister of State for Health Amy Khor yesterday. At present, a woman is allowed to undergo only a maximum of 10 cycles up to the age of 40, and five cycles after that age.

Currently, t...