Everyone (patients and physicians) wants to know that the children conceived by IVF will grow up to be healthy and normal. The first IVF baby in the world was born July 25, 1978. This manuscript from the first IVF center in the US reports the outcomes of their initial successes.
Young adults conceived by IVF appear to be similar to the population as reported in the 1999–2004 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. They were able to gather the data from 173 of 530 eligible adults averaging 21 years.