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UK's first 'fertility show'

Catherine McDiarmid-Watt | Friday, November 13, 2009 | 0 comments

For the one in seven couples in Britain who battle to have a family, infertility can be a financially draining cycle of hope and heartbreak (file photo)Fast-talking salesmen promising guaranteed success with a free holiday in Vegas thrown in - and desperate couples all too ready to believe them...

Stepping into the huge exhibition hall at London's Olympia, I haven't had time to look at my programme guide before I'm approached by a young American woman carrying a clipboard and dressed like an air hostess.


'Hi, good to see you. Are you ready to discuss your fertility options?' she asks, dazzling me with her megawatt smile.

Before I can say anything, she continues: 'We're here today all the way from Connecticut in the U.S. to help people just like you.

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About Catherine: I am mom to three grown sons, two grandchildren and two rescue dogs. After years of raising my boys as a single mom, I remarried a wonderful man who had never had a child of his own. Unexpectedly, I found myself pregnant at 49!
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