More fertile in my forties

Catherine McDiarmid-Watt | Thursday, September 14, 2017 | 0 comments

Image: Ethan Hunt Sleeping, by Lachlan Hunt, on Flickr
I wanted to tell you that I was just as, or even more fertile, in my forties than the decade before.

I got pregnant at 30 years old, 35 years old, 39 years old, 37 years old, 40 years old, 43 years old, 45 years old, AND 46 years old.

Doctors have only statistics to go by.

Some TCM [Traditional Chinese Medicine] practitioners do not abide by the old egg theory.

Photo credit: Ethan Hunt Sleeping,
by Lachlan Hunt, on Flickr

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TODAY'S BOOK SUGGESTION:

Image: The Garden of Fertility: A Guide to Charting Your Fertility Signals to Prevent or Achieve Pregnancy--Naturally--and to Gauge Your Reproductive Health, by Katie Singer. Publisher: Avery Trade (April 22, 2004)pixel
The Garden of Fertility: A Guide to Charting Your Fertility Signals to Prevent or Achieve Pregnancy--Naturally--and to Gauge Your Reproductive Health
by Katie Singer

-- A guide to using fertility awareness - that is, reading fertility signals in order to prevent or achieve pregnancy.

Certified fertility educator Katie Singer explains how to observe and chart fertility cycles to determine when a woman is most fertile to increase chances of conception, or to exercise birth control naturally - a method that, when followed precisely, is as effective as the Pill.

Unlike other books on fertility awareness, The Garden of Fertility also describes how to use the charts to gauge gynecological health and offers non-medical options for strengthening reproductive wellness.

This book provides all the information women never learned in sex education class, but should have.

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Catherine

About Catherine: I am mom to three grown sons, two grandchildren and two rescue dogs. After years of raising my boys as a single mom, I remarried a wonderful man who had never had a child of his own. Unexpectedly, I found myself pregnant at 49!
Sadly we lost that precious baby at 8 weeks, and decided to try again. Five more losses, turned down for donor egg, foster care and adoption due to my age and losses - we have accepted that there will be no more babies in our house.

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