Genesis Inc. – Jemma’s story

Genesis Inc. – Jemma’s story

As we know month July marks the 40th anniversary of the birth of Louise Brown, the first IVF baby. Since then an estimated five million babies have been born via IVF, and this should rightly be celebrated, along with the achievements of the medical industry and its...
Our IVF journey – Emma and Edward’s story

Our IVF journey – Emma and Edward’s story

In early 2015, my wife Emma and I decided that the time was right to start trying for a baby. My name is Edward Bergen, married to the most wonderful ‘mum’ I’ve ever known, Emma Bergen. This is our fertility story. Let’s be clear, when we began trying for a baby we...
When Life Imitates Science – Angharad’s story

When Life Imitates Science – Angharad’s story

Fertility doctors don’t like it when you refer to a cycle of IVF as an experiment. I know this, because I’ve accidently called it that in front of them. However, if it’s not an experiment, then I don’t know what is. And in case you’re wondering, I definitely know what...
What to expect when someone’s not expecting

What to expect when someone’s not expecting

Many people keep the fact that they are experiencing fertility problems secret. I didn’t. I’m not very good at secrets, and besides, I wasn’t ashamed. We had been married for 2 years when we found out that we could never have children naturally. Almost everyone we met...