"Thank you for making our dream a reality"

Joeanne Friggieri

After two liver transplants and ten years of failed IVF treatments in Australia, Joeanne Friggieri was finally granted the gift of bringing a life into the world thanks to the persistence of her Greek doctors

The risks associated with in vitro fertilisation treatments (IVF) and the potential side-effects can be persistent and even dangerous for women that are otherwise perfectly healthy, let alone for someone like Joeanne Friggieri.

For the 41-year-old Australian woman, however, there was no other option; no other path.

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