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9 weeks

Today I’m 9 weeks pregnant. I think I’m finally getting over the shock of twins, and at times I’m starting to feel a little excited. … 143 more words

Babies born to older women from assisted reproduction have fewer birth defects

Babies born to women aged 40 and over from assisted reproduction have fewer birth defects compared with those from women who conceive naturally at the same age, according to new research from the University of Adelaide. 426 more words

Sperm banks (Part 3, I know, I'm sorry, it's the last part, promise)...

Sorry, sorry, I really hadn’t intended this whole thing to end up being such a long post — THREE posts — although given that, as I mentioned before… 611 more words

Solo Motherhood


At this gestation in my 1st pregnancy, we said goodbye to Milo after a long labour.

Today was the last milestone before 24 weeks and as of this moment, im still pregnant!! 128 more words

Which Infertility Treatment Is for You?

Treatments That Work

It’s a myth that relaxing or “giving it time” will overcome infertility. It’s a medical problem that can often be treated. Worldwide, more than 3 million babies have been born through in vitro fertilization, or IVF. 1,139 more words

A word of caution for Males with low sperm count and motility undergoing ICSI

ICSI adopts various surgical and micro surgical methods to extract sperm either from epididymis or from the testis. Now when such surgical and micro surgical procedures are done, there is significant and permanent damage to the testicular cells. 47 more words

Forever is a long time.

I’ll just put this out there. Infertility sucks. I’ll be even bolder and say that it is impossible for anyone to understand the pain of infertility unless they have suffered it. 1,259 more words