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Healthista: Do you have PCOS?

The symptoms of PCOS can be devastating  from excessive facial hair to unexplained weight gain. Healthista gynaecologist Dr Larisa Corda explains what can be done.  From irregular periods to excessive fa...

Alice’s Story… IVF

What were you like as a kid? Were you a leader? Did you like sport or music?   I was quite eccentric. At five years old I would style myself in red wellies with a bridesmaid dress, then accessorise w...
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Natalie’s Story… The Fertility Podcast

Instagram @fertilitypoddy Hey there, I'm Natalie Silverman, host of The Fertility Podcast. My podcast is for anyone looking to find out more about issues affecting your fertility, especially if you don’t want ...
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Survivors Guilt… Pregnancy after IVF

By Jessica - Instagram @infertilityandlife I always thought that getting pregnant would be the answer to my dreams… and of course in many ways it absolutely has been.  However, there have been unexpected feeli...
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Keisha’s story… Endometriosis

I am Keisha and I am 27 years old. My journey started when I was 11 years old, when I had my first period. I was told around 10 years ago they thought I had endometriosis, initially I was told they thought I ha...
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Karen’s Story… Endometriosis

My story began a few months after my 10th birthday. I was horrified to get my period, years ahead of my peers. The pain was dreadful, I was constantly drained & exhausted, but I just thought that was due to...