Call for answers in tissue bank failure

In common with many expectant parents, my husband and I decided when I was pregnant in late 2017 that we would preserve the cord blood from my placenta after giving birth. We believed then, as we do now, that it was the right thing to do, to help protect the health of our child. We… Continue reading Call for answers in tissue bank failure

Because… Me.

A recent trip to the doctor left me with a surprising and thought provoking diagnosis: "...don't forget to make some time for self care." Don't get me wrong, I showed up showered and dressed with clean hair and brushed teeth. However, with a little probing from the doctor, a few gaps started to show. "When… Continue reading Because… Me.

A year to save my life

It took me a long time to feel ready to try for a baby. There was no rational argument for why the world needed another person in it. I wanted children, more so after meeting the right partner, but I was in no rush. I knew it would change everything about life as we knew… Continue reading A year to save my life