Your IVF Stories

JP’s Story Trying to conceive The ultrasound scan Vicious Cycles – Coming 12/06/14 Caroline’s Story: Part 1: How we discovered ICSI was our destiny following natural conception B’s Egg Sharing Story Part 1: The First Appointment Part 2: AMH Results Part 3: Hitting a Brick Wall Part 4 Part 5 Nicola’s IVF Journey Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Andy’s IVF Journey A Male Perspective Kirstens IVF Journey with PGD Kirstens Story Mary’s Donor Egg Journey Part 1  Part 2 Vicky’s IVF Story Vicky’s Story

JP’s Story: Part 3: Vicious Cycles

To read part two, click here. May 2014 I have always had an irregular cycle, since the beginning of time. At least, that’s how long it feels. It was not a problem until I could not easily conceive. Until now. Miss J was a surprise. A wonderful surprise. Discovered at 20 weeks, producing no symptoms and no bump. An absence of periods for that length of time was not unusual for me. I suspected nothing. And her easy conception allayed any fears regarding my fertility. It would appear this is true of the medical professionals as well as of my… [Read More]

How We Discovered ICSI Was Our Destiny Following Natural Conception

Today’s post is written by Caroline who blogs at Sweetener and Spice. I’d like to thank Caroline for sharing her journey to conceive a sibling for their son with us. You can follow Caroline on Twitter @SweetenerSpice. To read more stories like Carolines please visit our IVF page here. Carolines Story We conceived our son, Thomas, three years ago with relative ease. He was born nine months later, in November 2011, with slightly less ease. Like many first borns, he turned absolutely everything in our lives on its head, but somehow also turned up my capacity to love to something I’d never experienced before…. [Read More]