TTC after 40

If like me you have a wish for a child when 40 or older, it is important to keep calm, chart on and consult a fertility doctor who has specific training on cycle charting methods (such as a NaProTechnology Consultant). ⁠⁠Many, many women conceive naturally even while they are approaching menopause. I often hear of … Continue reading TTC after 40

The Pill. What’s it made of?

Oral contraceptive pills are made of artificial steroids that mimic the effects of estrogen and progesterone. Some contraceptive (meaning against conception) pills only have artificial forms of progesterone in them. They are termed “mini” pills and work a little differently from those with synthetic estrogen and progesterone. ⁠⁠I mention the pill because so many of … Continue reading The Pill. What’s it made of?