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Yoga for Fertility

Posted by Juno on August 22, 2011


When i was first going through infertility, I'd read that yoga was one of the few alternative treatments (along with acupuncture) that scientific studies had actually proven to help pregnancy rates.  (And by the way, it's not that other alternative treatments DON'T work, it's that...

Embryo Donation

Posted by Juno on July 19, 2011


I've spoken to many single women who feel confounded by the undertaking of going through fertility treatments alone.  But the daunting task gets that much harder when, after they've already fastened on a suitable sperm donor, they're told that their own eggs may not be viable and they...

Pregnant People Parading

Posted by Juno on July 07, 2011

 

Why God, why is it that whenever you’re at your lowest low, you come face to face with yet another gleeful pregnant woman? 
It never fails.  At the depth of your despair, your sister, best friend, (fill in the blank) calls you to share her ecstatic news:  she’s pregnant!  And it’s so...

Eat More Lard!

Posted by Juno on June 27, 2011

 

I went to a fascinating workshop last week run by Hannah Springer, a nutritionist who has a mind-blowing take on fertility foods. 

Getting your head around her theory (which is well supported by research she’s compiled) will require throwing out everything you’ve been taught about...