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Lip-filler clinics offer to carry out procedure on girl aged just 16

Ellie’s only 16. But 20 clinics (including two on Harley Street) said they’d inject her with lip fillers… and they weren’t even breaking the law The undercover actor visited 20 practitioners for the Vice investigation All of the practitioners agreed to treat her, and only two asked for proof of age Industry guidelines say that… Read More »

Older women exploited by IVF clinics, says fertility watchdog

Older women are being exploited by IVF clinics “trading on hope”, the fertility watchdog has warned. Sally Cheshire, chairwoman of the Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA), told the Daily Telegraph some private clinics were using “selective success rates” to target older women. IVF is less likely to be successful as a woman gets older.… Read More »