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• • ISSUE 14 | APRIL - MAY 2013 £3.95/€4.95 F E R T I L I T Y R O A D C O N T R I B U T O R S ISSUE 14 APR - MAY 2013 CHECK OUT OUR NEW YOU TUBE CHANNEL FOR GREAT FERTILITY RELATED VIDEOS & INTERVIEWS YOUTUBE.COM/FERTILITYROAD » FERTILITY ROAD ISSUE 14 APRIL - MAY 2013 WWW.FERTILITYROAD.COM THE WORLD'S NO.1 FERTILITY MAGAZINE YOUR PATH TO PARENTHOOD RELAX AND REVITALISE T R A V E L T O GROUP MANAGING DIRECTOR: PJ Mack CONTRIBUTING PUBLISHER: Jeff Crockett CONTRIBUTING MANAGING EDITOR: Giorgio Severi IT DIRECTOR: Tone Jarvis I L T R A N Q U I T Y ART EDITOR: Damian Browning CONTRIBUTORS: Emma Cannon, Jenny Currie, Louisa Ghevaert, Annabel Karmel, Lucy Miller, Chantal Simonis WEBSITE & ONLINE PRESENCE: Giraffic Media Ltd www.girafficmedia.co.uk EUROPEAN SALES: Susan Calatayud, Pier Minole ACCOUNTS MANAGER: Jennifer Gardner LEGAL ADVISOR: Buckworth Solicitors Berkeley Square House, Berkeley Square, Mayfair, London, UK W1J 6BD PRINTED IN THE UK BY: The Magazine Printing Company using only paper from FSC/PEFC suppliers www.magprint.co.uk ADVERTISING ENQUIRIES: firstname.lastname@example.org WWW.FERTILITYROAD.COM CLINIC CATCH-UP Nordica Lagos celebrate the clinic’s 10 year anniversary FIT FOR FERTILITY Lucy Miller on how exercising too much can harm conception Charlize Theron Africa, Awards and Adoption EGG DONATION EXPLAINED NUTRITION LETTER FROM THE HEART CONTACT DETAILS: Mack Media Group Suite 27, Westcroft Court, New Road, Broxbourne, Herts EN10 7LT Tel: 0843 2895337 Email: email@example.com FOLLOW US ON TWITTER TWITTER.COM/FERTILITYROAD WWW.FERTILITYROAD.COM ISSUE 14 WWW.FERTILITYROAD.COM Welcome to Issue 14 of Fertility Road. In this issue our celebrity feature focusses on Hollywood A-lister Charlize Theron and how she has been able to use her life experiences, both good and bad, by founding her own charity in Africa, which provides a free resource of information and prevention of HIV and Aids to schools, and how, by adopting her own little boy, Jackson, she has been able to accomplish her life-long ambition of having a family of her very own. Also, we chat with Wessex Fertility about why have embraced the new Eeva technology, the latest in intelligent imaging software that can measure and predict which embryos are more likely to grow to blastocyst stage, and we hear from fi tness fertility expert, Lucy Miller, who explains how over exercising can damage your chances of falling pregnant. Once again nutritional expert, Annabel Karmel cooks up some delicious recipes full of fertility promoting ingredients to help keep you on track, and Nordica Lagos shares their celebrations with us on their fi rst decade in helping couples from around the world struggling to conceive. So until next time why not kick back, relax and enjoy our magazine… Giorgio OUR WRITERS... OUR FERTILITY EXPERT... Emma Cannon practises complementary therapies and acupuncture and specialises in fertility and women’s health; gynaecology, IVF support, conception, pregnancy and postnatal care. She is Director of Emma Cannon Ltd and author of The Baby-Making Bible and You and Your Bump. www.emmacannon.co.uk OUR EGG DONATION EXPERT... Jenny Currie is the founder and owner of a dynamic, South African based egg donor agency, baby2mom. The online donor website, www.baby2mom. co.za was founded in 2007. Benefits include affordable egg donor services, immediate free access to detailed profiles of hundreds of egg donors and experienced guidance. Annabel Karmel is a nutritional expert, author and mum-of-three who works tirelessly to promote better education and greater awareness of what foods can help with a successful conception and pregnancy, and is on a mission to help women better prepare themselves for motherhood simply by watching what they eat. Louisa Ghevaert is internationally recognised as a leading expert in UK fertility and parenting law. Her expertise covers international and UK surrogacy, donor conception, co-parenting, embryo storage and testing, children and parenting. She is a partner with Porter Dodson, www.porterdodsonfertility.com. Lucy Miller is a personal trainer, nutritionist, children's fitness specialist and freelance journalist. She was previously the Nutrition and Fitness Editor at Men’s Fitness before working at Health & Fitness as their Fitness Editor. She loves nothing more than looking after her body and helping others to reach their goals too. APRIL - MAY 2013 | WWW.FERTILITYROAD.COM | 05