IT'S A GIRL! But there's more to it than that.

If you haven’t heard by now, our family is expanding, and we will be experiencing an increase in estrogen levels in roughly 18 more weeks. We are having a girl, and I am psychologically preparing. 1,019 more words

Pregnancy After Loss

Pregnancy after loss was challenging in a lot of ways for us. It took us three months to get pregnant after losing Helen and they felt like an eternity, because I was convinced we either would never get pregnant again or we would have another miscarriage. 330 more words


Turner Syndrome

As mentioned in the previous post, I was diagnosed with Turner Syndrome when I was 21 years old, and I just wanted to elaborate a little. 156 more words

Ramblings About Life

Chasing Happiness

As February and Turner Syndrome awareness month comes to a close, some old debates in the Turner Syndrome community rear their ugly heads.  Every now and then, someone brings up the subject of how women with Turner Syndrome are portrayed in popular culture.  590 more words


Dear Gemma,

When I was around 20 weeks pregnant, you were diagnosed with Turner Syndrome. I cried. For days. I didn’t fully understand the extent of what that meant for you, or for me. 371 more words


What is Turner Syndrome | Animated Illustration

Posted by HealthSketch on YouTube November 2, 2015.

A simple animation explaining what Turner Syndrome is, how it is caused, the symptoms, and how it is diagnosed and treated.

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Let down by the system. | Carers Trust | Action, help and advice for carers

We thankfully survived the PIP. The consultation went alright and the doctor was very pleasant. I was in tears because I am so exhausted by the lack of help.. 24 more words