My Endometriosis Journey

My Endometriosis Journey

It is really important to us at YFJ that our team has a good understanding and empathy of fertility issues. That doesn't mean that they have necessarily had personal experience but that they have insight through supporting friends or family. YFJ team member Amy shares...

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After the GP and Before the Fertility Clinic

After the GP and Before the Fertility Clinic

If you are trying to conceive, there will be different stages you go through on the journey. While the GP may be your first port of call, further investigations normally require a referral from your GP to a fertility clinic, gynaecologist, or fertility specialist....

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I had a miscarriage: Discussing miscarriage and loss

I had a miscarriage: Discussing miscarriage and loss

Recently on The Fertility Podcast, we welcomed Jessica Zucker – a psychologist who specialises in reproductive and maternal mental health, and the founder of the ‘I had a miscarriage’ campaign, as well as discussing miscarriage policies and the causes of miscarriage....

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Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)

Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is something mentioned a lot here on Your Fertility Journey. The international guidelines for PCOS were released in 2018 and are currently the most up-to-date information available. This article features part of a previous...

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What should you ask your GP?

What should you ask your GP?

If you are having difficulty conceiving, your first thought is probably to go to your GP to ask for more information about your fertility and what help is available when things are not working out. What should you ask your GP for though? This article forms part of our...

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What should you eat when trying to get pregnant?

What should you eat when trying to get pregnant?

Knowing just what you should eat when you’re trying to conceive can feel very overwhelming when you approach it for the first time. With the internet ever-growing, we are bombarded with information on do’s and don’ts…with no way of knowing whether what…

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What is Premature Ovarian Insufficiency?

What is Premature Ovarian Insufficiency?

Menopause! It’s not the first thing that comes mind before you hit your 40s, however for some women this is a reality. This article has been written for me by fertility nurse Kate Pleace. Kate works with me here at YFJ and has oodles of knowledge when it comes to...

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What happens during  fertility scans?

What happens during fertility scans?

Have you heard of ‘scananxiety’? Many women feel anxious about having fertility scans during their treatment. It’s the fear of the unknown – what’s involved, what will they find, will it hurt……? So many questions. This lovely and informative article was written for me...

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