Articles by Emma Cannon

Understanding Fertility: Q&A With Emma Cannon

Understanding Fertility: Q&A With Emma Cannon

To celebrate Fertility Awareness Week, Welldoing sat down for a Q&A with London's top Fertility expert and founder of the Fertility Rooms, Emma Cannon. Tell us about what brought you to work in the area of women's fertility? I grew up surrounded by women. I'm one of five girls, there was always someone with a period or a baby in my house. Fertility was all around me and it was something to be celebrated. I don't think this was the experience of many of my peers for whom babies were the furthest thing from their mind. We read media reports about women...
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Fertility and Mindfulness

Fertility and Mindfulness

In my role as a fertility expert I help women through the difficult and often all-consuming emotions they can experience while trying to conceive or going through fertility treatment. Women seem instinctively aware that their emotions can impact on their fertility. Sometimes they will say to me things like: ‘I’m stressed that I am stressed, because I know it’s bad for me!’ Through out our lives we will experience times of intense emotional difficulty and sometimes unimaginable stress. This is part of the human condition and in many ways how we cope and adapt to these...
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