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Is infertility a burden when dating a new partner?

Having a baby is one of the most exciting times in a couple’s life, but for couples coping with infertility and infertility treatments, conceiving a baby can be trying. The physical, emotional and financial stress of infertility can, if you’re not careful, hurt your relationship with your partner. In fact, nearly one-fourth of women in …

Is he a family man? Red flags you should look out for

When you meet a new guy, it can be really hard to judge what kind of person he is. Is he someone worth your time, so you should continue to pursue things with? Or is he actually giving off little hints that he’s someone you should avoid completely in the dating world? When we’re distracted …

How psychology affects fertility

  Conception is not always an easy process. The struggle to conceive can bring on a range of different emotions, including many negative thoughts and choosing the right guy. And while it is entirely natural to experience your fair share of negative thoughts, it appears that this type of thinking may actually contribute to some …

Is it easier to conceive when in an interracial relationship?

Interracial relationships can reveal how differences continue to make certain people uncomfortable. From that one bigoted relative who nearly brings down the house at Christmas dinner to your friend who comments how “rude it is” for you and your partner to communicate in another language in front of her, you’ll notice that some individuals always …

Best ways to conceive artificially

artiifcial insemination

Artificial insemination is one of many fertility options available to women who are either having trouble conceiving naturally with their partner or who want to have a child without a male partner. For many couples, artificial insemination is one of the first treatment methods used when they realize that they cannot become pregnant naturally. Artificial …

There’s no light at the end of the tunnel

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Some of you have been asking why I haven’t posted in a while, well my friends I needed a little break from all things ‘infertility’. My mind was full and my heart felt like it couldn’t possibly take any more, so I stopped thinking, I stopped talking and I stopped hurting, just for a couple …

Who’s this irrational girl?!

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So I’m sitting here in the waiting room of our fertility specialist, checking everyone out. It’s funny, how after just a few months of coming here my feelings and attitude have changed. The first time we sat here, my knees were knocking (literally), my palms were sweaty and I couldn’t focus on anything else but …

There’s no bun in my oven..yet

As I sit here on my couch, full of a cold, snuggled up with our dog, after just being a total bitch to my partner for no reason, I am trying my hardest to ignore the cramps and that ‘your period is on it’s way’ pain that I’ve now been feeling for 2 days. I’m …