15 reasons to become an egg donor

15 reasons to get off the fence and become an egg donor 1. You’ll get to witness the wonders of modern medicine first hand. 2. It will make you feel powerful in your ability to make positive social change. 3. Many women and men desperately need eggs to make their...

Happy 3rd birthday to Nurture’s first twins!

Our first babies – the precious twins who were born through Nurture’s first egg donor programme – turned three last week. The Nurture gals were ecstatic with this milestone, and received an awesome letter from the twins’ mom: Hi Nurture...

The link between cigarettes and infertility

Being exposed to cigarette smoke as a baby or foetus could reduce a female’s fertility, new Australian research has found. The three-year study examined the effect that three chemicals found in cigarettes had on ovarian development and egg fertilisation. It...

The 10 things you need to know about infertility

Tertia shares 10 things everyone should know about infertility. This post first appeared on the parenting blog Rattle and Mum. 1. Infertility is not your fault!: You are not struggling to have a baby because of something you did wrong in your past. Stop blaming...