Find Out MoreDo you often ask yourself "Why can’t I get pregnant!?" I remember asking myself this same question month after month. I thought I was doing everything right, I tried relaxing more, not thinking about it so much, exercised more, saw specialists and yet I wasn’t pregnant.
Each month would end in heartbreak; the tears would flood down no matter how hard I tried to stop them, no matter how much I tried to be positive about the new month ahead. I’d spend two weeks every month imagining that every little twinge my body made was different to the last month, that they were signs I was pregnant, that this month was my month… only to have the month end in devastation.
Not one to give up easily and certainly not one to take someone’s word for things, I set about digging up everything I could about getting pregnant. What I discovered over the course of twelve months of research surprised me, amazed me but most of all a lot of what I discovered angered me.
I was angry when I found out things I had been doing were working against my goal of getting pregnant. I was angry after discovering that the hundreds of dollars I’d paid a ‘specialist’ were for half truths! But I’ll never forget the day I found out something that absolutely sent me over the edge.
I discovered something so devastating to me that it angered me to a point that I don’t ever want to experience again. What I discovered was something I had done that can greatly increase the risk of miscarriage. Not only had I done this but I had done it during a month that I really thought I was pregnant… my period was late, I had a few symptoms but… Read more…