• Myths about Menopause

    July 24, 2018

    Firstly let me start this article with a brief explanation of what menopause is. The Bupa website says: The menopause is the time when a woman stops having periods, and she’s no longer able to get pregnant. It’s common to have symptoms such as hot flushes, night sweats and mood changes when you go through the menopause.…

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  • Cancer

    November 2, 2013

    Mum This post needs no other title than that of ‘Cancer’. No description or sub-heading is needed. Nothing more than that one word. That one upsetting, devasting word. Cancer When I was 12 years old, I remember my mum and dad sitting me and twin sister down. They wanted to talk to us about something.…

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  • Treatment Planning Appointment

    June 18, 2012

    Following my husbands surgical sperm retrieval, we booked our treatment planning appointment for Tuesday the 7th of June 2011. We had a rough idea of what this would involve but we weren’t 100% sure, so I turned to the fertility forum I had found online to ask others who had been through this what to…

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  • The Fertility Clinic Open Evening

    June 17, 2012

    Image courtesy of Stuart Miles/Freedigitalphotos.net Our story began back in April 2011 My husband and I longed to have a baby together. However, it wasn’t a simple case of ditch the pill and get jiggy in the bedroom! You see, my husband was married before he met me and he has three children by his…

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