The London Women' Clinic Blog archive 2014

Archive: 2014

New Year plans for your future fertility

New Year plans for your future fertility

Posted on 29.12.14

For many people the New Year can be a time to embrace new beginnings and focus on where you are and where…

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My egg donation experience

My egg donation experience

Posted on 22.12.14

Recent reports show that the number of women registering as egg donors has risen every year since 2006 with…

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Fertility support: A survivor’s guide to the festive season

Fertility support: A survivor’s guide to the festive season

Posted on 18.12.14

Yesterday on the communte to work I overheard a couple of women talking about Christmas, one full of…

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Claire’s story: Egg-sharing helped reduce the cost of treatment

Claire’s story: Egg-sharing helped reduce the cost of treatment

Posted on 15.12.14

Claire Coombs, 30, and her husband Ricky, 38, from South Wales were keen to start a family, but Richy needed…

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Pregnancy at 40: What you need to know

Pregnancy at 40: What you need to know

Posted on 5.12.14

Newsreader Kate Silverton, 44, was interviewed this week about her experience as an older mum. Kate who has…

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Healthy nutrition for preconception

Healthy nutrition for preconception

Posted on 21.11.14

A pre conception diet needs to start long before you see those two magical lines appear on a home pregnancy…

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The impact of assisted conception on relationships

The impact of assisted conception on relationships

Posted on 19.11.14

All relationships, not just those with partners or close friends and family, can be affected by having…

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Supporting single women

Supporting single women

Posted on 28.10.14

Over recent years, the number of single women having fertility treatment has risen. So much so that in 2012,…

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Future proofing your fertility

Future proofing your fertility

Posted on 17.10.14

Stories of Apple and Facebook paying for their female staff to freeze their eggs has once again brought egg…

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Egg bank launch online

Egg bank launch online

Posted on 3.10.14

The UK’s first online egg bank catalogue was launched by the London Egg Bank at the Alternative Parenting…

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Alternative parenting: The right choice

Alternative parenting: The right choice

Posted on 2.9.14

Learn about alternative parenting

Fertility treatment, adoption, fostering or surrogacy can be a daunting…

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Healthy embryo testing: New techniques

Healthy embryo testing: New techniques

Posted on 7.8.14

PGD testing

The first successful pregnancy and healthy delivery to a couple at risk of passing on a serious…

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Holding out a hand

Holding out a hand

Posted on 23.7.14

Infertility support groups

Going through any form of fertility treatment is a cause of concern and worry.…

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Women are leaving childbirth even later

Women are leaving childbirth even later

Posted on 17.7.14

Average age of pregnancy 

For the first time ever the average age at which women give birth in Britain has…

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Having a baby with freeze-storage egg donation

Having a baby with freeze-storage egg donation

Posted on 3.7.14

The likelihood of having a baby using freeze-storage eggs from an egg-banking scheme increases with the…

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