THE MISSION BABY PODCAST: EP 7
Welcome back to Mission Baby! In this week’s episode we get to grips with the fascinating and surprising things you didn’t know about IVF. From decoding the treatment add ons and discussing which ones are worth considering to finances (how much does it really cost to go private and the insurance out there to help lessen the burden), helpful IVF apps that got Danie through her treatment and how to navigate the workplace when going through fertility treatment and the rights and policies in...
THE MISSION BABY PODCAST: EP 6
Welcome back to another episode of Mission Baby! We are thrilled to have in the studio this week Katie Brindle, Chinese Medicine Practitioner of 20 years, Founder of The Hayo’u Method (https://hayoumethod.com/) and author of Yang Sheng: The Art Of Chinese Self-Healing. Katie shares with us her own incredible #ttc IVF Donor Egg story along with giving us some sage advice on the eastern approach to fertility and the self-care rituals that we should all be doing to help calm the mind and the...
THE MISSION BABY PODCAST: EP 5
And we’re back! A new decade, a new year and a new episode. Have you ever thought about freezing your eggs? It’s THE hot topic in fertility and one of the most asked about procedures. So we thought we would do the hard work for you and ask all those important and awkward questions about what exactly happens? What age should you do it? And is it actually a good insurance policy? Helping us to decipher the world of egg freezing is this week’s guest, one of the UK’s leading female fertility...
THE MISSION BABY PODCAST: EP 4
Welcome back! In the next episode of Mission Baby we explore how nutrition is a fundamental cornerstone in fertility treatment with the wonderful Rhian Stephenson, CEO of Psycle London, Nutritionist and Fitness Expert. Rhian speaks candidly to us about her devastating experiences with miscarriage, her top tips for supporting your ttc journey with the right nutrition and fitness and Danie and Rhian discuss how they found their IUI’s (Intrauterine Insemination) and what exactly happens behind...
THE MISSION BABY PODCAST: EP 3
Embryo what? In this week’s episode, Danie and Simone chat with one of the UK’s leading embryologists Sophie Bird. Sophie explains exactly what she does and how it plays a critical role in fertility treatment. Not only do we get to grips with all that important terminology - PCOS, Genetic screening, Frozen Embryo Transfers, Time Lapse, Scratches and Embryo Glue but Danie also shares her egg collection to embryo freezing story and we discuss the differences between IVF and ISCI. For more...
THE MISSION BABY PODCAST: EP 3 TRAILER
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THE MISSION BABY PODCAST: EP 2
Welcome back! In this week’s episode we discuss holistic therapies and how, in particular, acupuncture can be the perfect partner to fertility treatment. We also have a very special guest with us this week - Ivka Blay, Fertility Acupuncturist who has not only treated Danie during the course of her treatment but many other women and men along the way. Here, she explains the benefits of acupuncture and fertility, the power of those tiny needles, her wonderful anecdotes and her great success...
THE MISSION BABY PODCAST: Ep 1
In the inaugural episode of The Mission Baby Podcast we are introduced to our hosts Fertility Midwife and all round supportive superstar, Simone Lazarus and Danielle Fox, who as well as being a Health & Beauty journalist and Nutritionist, is struggling first hand with infertility. We hear how Danielle and Simone met and why they decided to make this podcast. They also discuss the main issues of infertility, why globally we’re seeing a rise in infertility issues and when and how you get...