What I wish I had understood about fertility when I was first diagnosed with Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis

This post was originally written by Alanna Lawley and published at her wonderful blog Foodadit, where members of a vibrant community in Berlin share they health experiences. Alanna and I are currently working on an in-depth article about improving egg quality for women with thyroid issues. Please meet Alanna and her personal story on thyroid and infertility. Alanna's story Since 2008 I have been working to heal an auto-immune disease called Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis which led to an underactive [...]

2017-10-13T12:01:38+00:00 September 11th, 2017|Tags: , , |

Fertility treatments in Turkey (and why Turkish women believe that onions help while trying to conceive)

During a recent fertility conference in Berlin, I spoke to numerous fertility experts, but only at the Turkish booth did it feel like home to me. Or, more precisely, it felt like sitting in my own kitchen - a peaceful, comfortable world, untouched by the hectic surroundings. Would I like a coffee? No? Then have a chocolate. Sit down. Let's talk. Let's figure things out. This is how I started taking to Dr. Teksen Camlibel [...]

2017-10-13T12:01:39+00:00 April 10th, 2017|Tags: , , |