Managing work whilst going through fertility treatment can be difficult. An understanding employer can make all the difference, and confiding in a trusted manager/HR manager can help make the process easier.
My video below talks through some tips on coping at work and how you can get support.
There are a lot more resources around now that can offer advice and support in managing work and fertility treatment.
My IVF Positivity Planner includes a section on juggling work and treatment, with advice and a plan to help you work out how you can balance work and get the support you need.
A failed IVF cycle is devastating. You pin all your hopes on it working, so when it doesn’t you don’t know what to do next. We look for explanations as to why it failed to help us process it and cope.
I interviewed the very lovely Emma Kemsley on her experience of endometriosis. We talk about her experience of living with endometriosis, getting a diagnosis, and how she now copes with her symptoms.