Monthly Archives: November 2017»

‘ All my friends had some nightmare experience trying to get pregnant. My story took the cake’

Published in Odd and Fun on 30th November 2017

At five months pregnant, Ariel Levy lost her newborn. After four more years of IVF, had she left motherhood too late? I first gratified Ariel Levy in 2009, soon after moving from London to New York, but I had been a fan for more than a decade. Her frank articles about pop culture and sex, […]

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Kim Kardashian Breaks Her Silence On Kylie’s Reported Pregnancy With A Random Tweet

Published in Odd and Fun on 30th November 2017

On Friday, Sept. 22, Kim Kardashian’s little sister nearly broke the internet. Kylie Jenner, 20 -year-old lip kit guru and girlfriend to Travis Scott, is reportedly pregnant with her first child. It’s been reported the reality starring is expecting her rapper boyfriend’s baby, and fans are officially losing it. Let’s just say it’s about to […]

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If females are told to fear alcohol, they must also be told they have choice | Jennifer Gerson Uffalussy

Published in Odd and Fun on 30th November 2017

We need less fear-mongering and more support for women who need reproductive healthcare including abortion care Lay off the booze, ladies. Thats what the Centre for Disease Control and Prevention( CDC) wants us to do unless we are on some kind of as-yet-un-invented birth control with a 100% success rate. The reason? Women can get […]

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Proportion of teenage moms at ‘lowest in decades’ – BBC News

Published in Odd and Fun on 30th November 2017

Image copyright PA The proportion of women having at least one child by the age of 20 has fallen to its lowest level in decades, the Office for National Statistics says. Its report, which looked at women in England and Wales, depicted roughly one in 14 females born in 1995( 7 %) had at least […]

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There Could Be Long-Term Benefits To Working Out While Pregnant

Published in Odd and Fun on 30th November 2017

Scientists have long known that exercising during pregnancy may be good for expectant the women and boost their unborn children’s heart healthand brain activity. But the physical activity has the potential to have some significant lasting impacts, new research suggests. Mice born to moms that voluntarily exerted during pregnancy grew up to be more willing […]

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Natural Cycles gets $30 M for its EU-certified” digital contraception”

Published in Odd and Fun on 30th November 2017

Contraception can be a charged topic for many reasons. It’s highly personal, of course. Frequently it’s political. And the stakes, should your method of selection fail, are plainly the highest indeed. Which perhaps explains why there hasn’t been a whole lot of invention in the space — unless you count the prospect of a male […]

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A moment that changed me: it’s my third miscarriage and I’m losing the plot | Amy Swales

Published in Odd and Fun on 30th November 2017

I need people to know what has happened to me, but Im disgusted with myself for not coping Just under a year ago, the first positive pregnancy test. Keep everything, the woman on the phone said not much later, Mothers Day. Set any pads and the tissues you use to wipe yourself in a pouch. […]

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Lakes of mercury and human sacrifices- after 1,800 years, Teotihuacan reveals its riches

Published in Odd and Fun on 30th November 2017

When archaeologists discovered a tunnel under Mexicos birthplace of the gods, they could only dream of the riches they would discover. Now its wonders from jewel-eyed figures to necklaces of human teeth are being revealed to the world In 2003, a tunnel was discovered beneath the Feathered Serpent pyramid in the ruins of Teotihuacan, the […]

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Beyonce Gives Birth To Destiny’s Children

Published in Odd and Fun on 30th November 2017

Beyhive, meet your two newest members. Beyonceand spouse Jay Z have welcomed twins in Los Angeles, according to multiple outlets. The sex of the twins is currently unknown, as well as exactly when the vocalist devoted birth. The couple are, of course, already parents to Blue Ivy, 5, who, if you haven’t heard, is about […]

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‘I had IVF for a couple I’ll never meet’

Published in Odd and Fun on 29th November 2017

Image copyright Rena Miras Image caption “When I had my third child I knew their own families was complete and I wanted to help another couple, ” said Rena Miras When Sophie Sulehria and spouse Jonny Baker shared their struggle with IVF many readers got in touch with these experiences. Here are some of their […]

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