Monthly Archives: October 2013

Natural killer cell, qu’est-ce que c’est?

Fa fa fa FA fa fa fa fa FA feck. I talked to Dr O about my immune tests last week. He was due to call on Thursday, so as usual my phone had a fun time accompanying me on exciting day … Continue reading

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“Don’t panic”

As they said in “The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy”. AKA “Keep Calm and Carry On”. I had my phone call with Dr O yesterday and it went pretty much as I had anticipated. Although I did “exceptionally well” for my … Continue reading

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“The gametes grow up”

I got a little tearful today watching a video of Chantele, a donor-conceived woman, talking about the effect on her life of the shame she felt after finding out at the age of eight that she was donor-conceived. The video … Continue reading

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