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Posted to facebook on 19th October 2017


“Allow intercourse.” Direct quote from the gyne.
One huge follicle on my left ovary. (And a smaller one on my right.) 7 more words

IVF round two - eggs, eggs, eggs... and throwing up

Starting a second round of IVF was always going to involve a comparison to our first round. The first time around we’d had around 26 eggs, 23 fertilised, and 13 tested by PGS. 549 more words


IVF round two - dingy petrol stations and forgetting to inject

It was 8pm on Friday night. Time for my first injection of Puregon, the follicle stimulating hormone. I was sitting in the car, in a petrol station in a dingy town. 373 more words


Third time, and a glimmer of hope

It’s November, and I’ve started round 3. As I described in my last posts, my first month’s attempt at egg freezing resulted in one dominant follicle and zero eggs. 541 more words



Episode 1 – The Land of Follicles

Day 1

It was a 1st day of the menstrual calendar and a new day for a follicle to rise from her hibernation period. 685 more words


Key Changes that Occur in a Woman’s Body.

It is very sad that until date a good number of women around the world are still experiencing uneasiness and shame when it comes to their natural physiology, and the topic of… 417 more words


How To Repair Dead & Damaged Hair Follicles

Do you know the difference between hair follicles and hair roots? These hair follicles are well known as connective tissues that surround the roots of your hair. 473 more words