Parenting After Miscarriage

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When I was growing up, I could never leave the house without my mom telling me to “be careful.” I think she thought of it as a counter-jinx, like if she didn’t say it something awful would...

Seeking a 2nd (or 3rd or 4th) Opinion…

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The thing about infertility treatment is, there are no instructions to follow exactly when your doctor approaches treatment.  For some couples, the only option is IVF, for others it may start with cycles of Clomid...

Anything for a Child? (When Crossing Boundaries Hurt)

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For weeks I have sat at my desk staring at a blank computer screen. Every time I type a sentence, I delete it. And it’s because talking about how and when and where to draw...

Surviving Infertility: 5 Things I’m Holding On To

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I have to start by saying, to those of you who read my last post about Single vs. Multiple Embryo Transfers, my 4th cycle of IVF has failed and we have been thrown a curveball...

Tina’s story: Parenting After Infertility

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Welcome to my first post for CooperGenomics! I am glad to be able to share my experience of surviving infertility with others, in the hopes that it provides information and inspiration for getting through this...

Knowledge is Power in Fertility Health, Too

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Many new advances in treatment and technology are being developed to gain a better understanding of infertility and to help those struggling with infertility have families. However, what can make a great difference is becoming...

Single Embryo Transfer vs. Multiple Embryo Transfer

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So, how many embryos are you planning to transfer?  In the world of IVF this is one of the most common questions that is asked while cycling.  Although the question is one you’ll get asked...

Surviving Infertility Treatments: What I Want You to Know

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Lunch.  That is all I could think about four years ago as I sat in the consultation room with my Reproductive Endocrinologist.  I wasn't prepared for the conversation we would have.  I didn't have a...

Heather’s Story: Encouraging Women to Beat Infertility

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Heather Huhman is a recognized career expert who has offered invaluable advice to job seekers through her books, blog posts, and tweets. Heather built her career sharing her knowledge and advice. This year, Heather is...