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HIV positive parents

An HIV positive parent is that really possible?? The Baby Who Changed the World is a fascinating book of stories, on a topic that I have to admit I’ve never thought about, having a baby when one of the parents is HIV positive. Did you know you CAN have a baby if a parent is …

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minimising the chance of miscarriage

Last week I attended the virtual Healthy Pregnancy Summit, there were a wealth of great speakers and one that stood out to me was Dr Winifred Mak, also known as the @MiscarriageMD. She ran a session on how you can reduce the chance of miscarriage, although there is still much to learn about why all …

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Egg collection through IVF

Last year (2020) I decided to look into IVF, single and aged 45, I started by going to my doctor. She was SOOOOO excited about me telling her I wanted to have a baby it was quite hilarious (and lovely). She gave me a list of IVF fertility specialists that she recommended for the egg …

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My journey to an embryo transfer

At 45 years old it’s rather late in the game to be starting out on the baby journey, but I am told that I look in my 30s – I did think that maybe my insides might also look in their 30s…. Unfortunately not! This is why at 45 I started IVF. I should also …

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responding to a miscarriage with wine

I know a lot of friends who have got pregnant via IVF or naturally and miscarried, as well as myself. It is always a bit awkward afterward, I mean what do you say to someone, how do you respond to a miscarriage? As someone who has been on both sides of the fence…. “Sorry to …

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