Nightmare of Christmas past

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For the past five years Nicci has not had a happy Christmas. “When you struggle to have a family, Christmas is the single worst time of the year,” she says, “All your friends are posting pictures on social media of their kids in Nativity plays, dressed up as angels, and however much you try to smile and share in their happiness and fun, it is really difficult because deep down you know you won’t be enjoying a family Christmas with your own children.”Continue reading

Fertility Awareness Week: Children for Lucy after 10 years brings hope to those with PCOS

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Unlike some people Lucy knew she had a problem with her fertility when she was very young but she didn’t feel she was given very good advice at the time. Eventually Lucy got treatment for polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), a common condition, but only after a long time and much heartache. She and her husband Gerry are now proud parents of Finn, 3, who was conceived naturally, and Rory, who was born in April this year following IVF treatment at Bourn Hall.Continue reading