NHS accused over IVF treatment postcode lottery


Infertility affects around one in six couples in the UK, but getting the necessary treatment from the NHS can be a postcode lottery.

With funding differing substantially between different areas in England, many couples have found that they must turn to other sources for help, creating a boom in private clinics.

Keith Doyle investigates whether more can be done to help couples desperate to have children.

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