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Fat Positive Fertility

Fat Positive Fertility

  Getting pregnant in a fat body should be the same as getting pregnant in any other body but in our culture our fat bodies have been demonised.   From a young age we are conditioned to believe that our bodies are wrong and that we must do everything in our...
Top Five Fertility Habits

Top Five Fertility Habits

I love a big challenge. It’s exciting when you decide to make a huge life change and I used to do it all the time. I gave up sugar for six weeks, I joined the gym at least five times and tried weight watchers, slimming world… blah blah blah. The problem is once the...
Fat Fertility Matters

Fat Fertility Matters

It’s the start of Fertility Week here in the UK. So many fertility taboos are being broken down as more awareness is created around infertility and people feel more able to talk about their fertility struggles. But one taboo still remains. And it affects a huge...
Have you tried losing weight?

Have you tried losing weight?

In support of @thisisalicerose campaign “Think What Not To Say” #TWNTS, I want to talk about the well meaning phrase:   “Have you tried losing weight?”       If you are in a bigger body and you tell someone you are trying to get pregnant, nine...