28.1.2020 08:37 am
Dr Yusuf Dasoo, fertility specialist, breaks it down.
What is a fertility specialist? A Fertility specialist is a doctor who specialises in treating couples who have difficulty in falling pregnant. My speciality is often confused with gynecology, but the two are very different, as the latter is more concerned with medical issues related to the female reproductive system and breasts. A gynecologist would refer a patient to a fertility specialist if they suspect infertility.
It all started one sunny afternoon. We were out for lunch, enjoying the carefree life of two young people madly in love. We had it good. As we laughed together and planned our future as a newly married couple. The moment struck, and we both said, “Let’s have a baby!”
When you hear those earth shattering words. There is no explanation for the emotions that run through you. Dreams dashed.
I saw a post on Social Media about having a cesarean that really struck a nerve with me. And I’ve been thinking about how I can discuss the issue it dealt with in a way that honours all the varied opinions on it… but I guess there is no better way than to just be HONEST! (So here goes.)