Trying to Conceive


Trying to conceive, but not succeeding, can lead to all sorts of unexpected emotions.

My baby lust and the emotional rollercoaster of infertility

I'd never paid much attention to Kim Kardashian, but that all changed last summer when she opened up about her troubles getting pregnant. Suddenly Mrs Kanye West and I briefly had something in common: We both desperately wanted a baby, but things weren't going according to plan.

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Julie Cini, spinal muscular atrophy disease carrier whose twin daughter died of the disease at one year old.

The benefits of pre-conception genetic testing

A new Australian company is offering pre-conception genetic testing for 145 diseases so couples can learn if they are unwitting carriers of disorders which may be passed on to their future babies.

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