Posts in category Sexual & Reproductive Health

My Ovarian Cyst-er

My Ovarian Cyst-er

(Heads up! I’m talking about the female reproductive system in this blog post. If this raises all sorts of red flags in your brain, or if you’d rather not be subjected to seeing ME and MY OVARIES in the same sentence, this might be a good time to check out something else on the internet. […]

This Day in History, Part Three of Three

Be prepared: the final installment of my three-part series is also the most graphic and disturbing. Some might even call it disgusting– I know how grossed out I was at the time. This post will not be for the faint of heart or weak of stomach, so if you can’t handle the truth (a la […]

This Day in History, Part Two of Three

Please note that the content of this post is somewhat graphic and may be disturbing and discomforting to some people. If you’d rather not read about ultrasounds, bodily fluids, and other things to do with pregnancy loss or fertility cycles in general, I’d suggest coming back to the blog another day! It’s not always like […]

This Day in History, Part One of Three

It was late September in 2006 when Marty and I discovered we were pregnant. I, of course, freaked out. Marty, of course, also freaked out. As somebody who had worked in a sexual health centre for a few years and who had performed a couple hundred pregnancy tests for other people, I had been positive […]