Cutting the cost to conceive

For couples who cant conceive naturally, in vitro fertilisation (IVF) can cost ten of thousands of rands but that may be changing.

Head of theStellenbosch Universitys Reproductive Medicine Unit, Dr Thabo Matsaseng has developed an IVF technique that costs a fraction of conventional methods. Head of theStellenbosch Universitys Reproductive Medicine Unit, Dr Thabo Matsaseng has developed an IVF technique that costs a fraction of conventional methods.

Cecilia Biyela* is a 31-year old mom from Nyanga, Cape Town, who struggled for