My swimming odyssey:’ It felt like a last chance to prove what I was capable of’

It seemed like the ultimate challenge: a 5km swim between Greek islands. But would it help me deal with a trauma to come? I had always supposed I could swim. It may have been because I could run. It may well be because I wanted to swim. Or because I merely ever did 10 minutes…

Can a DIY fertility test help you plan when to have a newborn?

A new wave of tech startups is promising women detailed insights into their ability to conceive. But experts are sceptical Can a DIY fertility test help you plan when to have a newborn? Reproduction The Observer Can a DIY fertility test help you plan when to have a newborn? A new wave of tech startups…