Where has the time gone?!
It’s hard to believe that it has been 4 months since we sat here at our virtual table! It was the beginning of COVID and I think we can all agree that none of us could have been prepared for what was to come. Here in Barbados we fell in line like soldiers and followed the government’s mandates to flatten the curve. Was it easy? No. Did it work? Yes. Barbados was...Learn More
As we get ready to return to international patients coming to Barbados for IVF treatment, we have put in place some changes to ensure the safety for the patients and staff:
Limitation of the number of persons simultaneously present in the centre with our waiting room seating area spaced for social distancing. The three waiting rooms will be utilized to minimize patient to patient contact....Learn More
It was almost two weeks ago – I sat on a beach, the warm blanket of sand underneath me and the tears started to roll.
Life was changing so quickly and I felt like I could not keep up.
Sitting under the tree, I picked up a handful of sand and watched the grains cascade through my fingers. I didn’t try to stop them, instead I was mesmerized by the flow and natural pull of gravity. The natural...Learn More
The dictionary defines the word pivot as “the central point, pin, or shaft on which a mechanism turns or oscillates”. However with the recent tragic passing of Kobe Bryant, the reference to basketball seemed a bit more appropriate to the direction my thoughts were going in this month.
In basketball this term is used to define both the act of keeping one foot in place while moving the other and...Learn More
You may be surprised to learn that quite a lot of our patients come to Barbados with their parents for treatment. Recently we sat down with David Turcot (one of Jasper, Canada’s favourite sons) to discuss a parents view of the island of Barbados, fertility treatment abroad and supporting his daughter Katrina going through this process.
Listen to the Podcast here:...Learn More