Cork woman Maria O’Sullivan (41) is the mother of two children conceived through a sperm donor, Zavier (5) and Aurora (20 months). Her eldest daughter, Freya (all pictured), who was conceived naturally, had just turned nine when she decided to look into sperm donation. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/Provision

Despite massive changes in Irish society in recent decades, most young women still envisage a future where they will meet Mr Right, get married and ha(...)

The clinic offers a number of assisted production treatments including IVF and ICSI

The Clane Fertility Clinic in Co Kildare has been acquired by the Spanish group Institut Marques for an undisclosed sum. Founded in 1986 as a joint v(...)