The loss of a pregnancy can be devastating, leaving many questions. To help those impacted move on from their loss, Bourn Hall has appointed Dr Shreeya Tewary, formerly a Research Fellow and then Clinical Lecturer at the Tommy’s Centre for Miscarriage Research, to support the development of a new Miscarriage Clinic, which is open to both couples and individuals even after a single miscarriage.
Marie and Michael finally became parents after recurrent miscarriage, an ectopic pregnancy and major surgery. “It has been very emotional, but I am so glad we have our little man – he fills us with joy every day,” says Marie.
Melanie was 38 when she met the man she wanted to spend her life with, but would it be too late for them to have a family? Bombarded with information about fertility declining at 35, she was determined to give IVF at 40 a try.
A postman from Bedfordshire who spent years delivering Father’s Day cards to other people is looking forward to spending Father’s Day this year with his very own ‘special delivery.’
When tests revealed an issue with sperm motility, Stephen and wife Lauren underwent the ICSI process. Lauren fell pregnant with twins and was devastated to suffer a miscarriage – but little Riley survived.
Michelle faced countless setbacks on her road to pregnancy, including recurrent miscarriage, but still kept fighting. Her determination was rewarded with the birth of Isobel in 2012.
Sarah and Daniel were devastated to suffer two miscarriages. Remaining positive, the couple opted for IVF and are now the proud parents of Jack.
It can be daunting to be a single woman undertaking IVF treatment. Bourn Hall Clinic put Abigail’s worries at ease; she is now mum to daughter Molly.
Harika and Craig are proud parents to Rocco, after conceiving on the first cycle of IVF treatment.
Felicity chose an ‘endometrial scratch’ procedure to help increase her chances of pregnancy. She and husband Benjamin are now parents to Zachary.
Elsa became pregnant at 40, twenty years after she lost her first baby. After recurrent miscarriage it was her last attempt at IVF that resulted in baby Howie.