Post Archive by Month: 6 months

Do pills/dietary supplements help fertility?

Dear Professor Winston I was just wondering if you could give me a bit of advice. I’m 25 years old and my partner and I have been trying for a baby for 3 years without any luck. As my partner has children from a past relationship, I am not entitled to any help on the NHS. I wonder if there

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Abnormal cervix and infertility

Dear Professor Winston What’s your take on problems getting pregnant with pre-cancerous cells treatment loop? My fertility problem has come back unexplained. I’m not allowed IVF due to my husband having a child already from a previous relationship. I have expressed my concern about the treatment but they won’t entertain it. Also I do have a small cyst and a

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AMH levels, IVF and egg freezing

Dear Professor Winston, I wonder if you could advise on a situation I am currently in. Approximately two years ago my partner and I, both female, underwent two cycles of IVF.  At the time her AMH was 1.3 and mine was 3.8 respectively. This was ok as we intended to use my eggs as donors. At the time

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Timeline of our achievements

Timeline of our Achievements The Genesis Research Trust arose from the Institute of Obstetrics & Gynaecology which was founded after the second world war and was the leading academic unit in the UK in all aspects of women’s health. The Institute was part of the Postgraduate Medicine Federation and based jointly at Hammersmith Hospital, Chelsea Hospital for Women and Queen

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Persistent thrush and fertility

Dear Professor Winston, I would love to hear your view. Apologies if you have already answered a question like mine. I could not find it so far. I am a 34 year old woman, married to a 33 year old man and we would love to have a child together. I had been on the pill for about 14 years

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