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Infertility Information For Families & Friends

People who are experiencing infertility sometimes find this difficult to talk about. This article is intended to help you understand some of the medical and emotional issues, and suggests some ways you might be able to help your friend or relative. Read More


Sarah’s Two Week Wait Diary

Share the jouney of Trying To Conceive with Sarah as she goes through the Two Week Wait (TWW). Sarah has been trying to conceive for two years and her partner has a low sperm count. Read More

Coping With Infertility at Christmas & Special Days

For infertile people, Christmas, Mother’s Day and Father’s Day can be painful reminders of the fertility and success of other people. If you are having difficulty coping, here are some tips to help. Also includes tips for families of infertile couples. Read More


Vasectomy Reversal & What Happened After Vasectomy

Vasectomy reversal information from the surgeon who performed the first successful micro-reversal of a vasectomy in 1971 – Professor Earl Owen. Read More


Getting The Best Out Of Your Health Professional

To get the best out of your health professional, it helps to know the medical resources and referral system and to know your rights and responsibilities. Read More

When Sex Isn’t Fun Anymore – While Trying To Conceive

Is the quest to conceive ruling your sexlife? Is sex no longer fun? Here are some tips for those who feel a loss of enjoyment as a result of have sex to conceive. Read More


IVF – When Is Enough, Enough?

This is one of the most difficult decisions a couple can face together. Often it is much more difficult than the decision to start IVF, which was a time of optimism and expectation. Read More



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