…and then the doctor turned to me and said, “Jenny you’ve got a low ovarian reserve, which basically means you don’t have that many eggs”, and that was such a shock, I couldn’t believe what I was hearing and remember trying not to cry.

– Jheni Osman

Jheni Osman

Jheni Osman (@jheniosman) is a science journalist and presenter. She has written and spoken about fertility for Science Focus and BBC Radio 4’s Costing the Earth. Jheni has two daughters born via IVF.

In this episode we speak to Jheni Osman who has experienced first hand the challenges of trying to conceive and the ups and downs of assisted conception.  Jheni is a science journalist who is not only passionate about the subject but also helping to  make it easier for those going through fertility difficulties to get a head start by understanding what it all means.

We are going to delve into the mind of Jheni who lived and breathed fertility for many years but came through it and was successful. Jheni has written the brilliant book “Conceivable”, which we will be discussing on the podcast as it really does help to debunk many of the myths and explain the science.


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Show Notes


Jheni’s latest book is “Conceivable: an Insider’s Guide to IVF” – Available on Amazon