Infertility is real. And it’s tough. It’s the exhausting daily battle of a war no one asks to be part of. Yet we are, and fighting becomes all we know. We fight for fair treatment, we fight for different protocols, we fight for the people we once were and the parents we so desperately desire to be. Fertility Network UK are there to help anyone affected by fertility issues. Read about their #CryingShame campaign and the invaluable support available. … More #CryingShame with Fertility Network UK
Mother’s Day. To most of the world it’s merely two words made up of ten letters. Just another day to be found amongst the calendar year of special occasions. For the cynical, it’s a feat of commerciality, offering overpriced bubble bath and glittery cards. For the optimist, it’s a chance to honour, to praise, to … More Mother’s Day – Two words. Ten letters.
IVF is a full-time job. The appointments are endless and if it’s not the appointments, it’s the reams of paperwork. If it’s not the paperwork, it’s the procedures. Then there’s the medicating, the scans, the blood tests, the research, the injecting. And if it’s none of the above, it’s the emotional trauma, which is always … More Heartbreak, hope and hormones in the workplace