IVF Babble

Every day I see the bright light of my true love’s soul in her eyes get dimmer and dimmer

This is our story, by Howard-James Rigbye I met the great love of my life Deborah just over 3 years ago, and I knew straight away she was the woman I had been waiting my whole life for Our relationship quickly developed and we were head over heels...

Professor Adam Balen calls for ‘cigarette packet’ warnings on contraception

Should contraception methods come with warnings not to ‘leave it too late?’ A top fertility doctor, Professor Adam Balen, thinks so. He would like to see warnings akin to those on cigarette packets printed on contraceptive pills and condoms. As the...

Gabrielle Union publishes moving essay about her surrogacy journey

Actress Gabrielle Union has recently opened up about her experience with surrogacy in her new book, “You Got Anything Stronger?” After losing “eight or nine” pregnancies, she and her husband, NBA player Dwyane Wade, 39, elected to use the services...

I’d never have succeeded in becoming a solo mum without my support group

By Emily Engel, Author of Going it Alone I met up last Sunday with a group of mums that has been meeting for 30 years now.  We first got together when a notice in the waiting room of our clinic invited any other single women having fertility...

How do we not stress about stress during fertility treatment??

One of the most irritating things anyone can say to a man or woman who is struggling to conceive, is “try not to stress!! I bet you as soon as you stop stressing, you will fall pregnant” But how on earth does someone who is overcome with...

Egg freezing

Sperm freezing

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