The Hope Business: Step Aside Plastic Surgery, “Fertility” Beckons

The young woman sitting across the airplane aisle looked to be no older than 16 years old. I would not have given her more than a passing glance had it not been for what she said.  Her words left an impression, and led to this post. Apparently she will soon be someone’s reproductive endocrinologist, embryologist, or to use her word […]

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Barren But Beautiful, Baby! – Part I

Barren But Beautiful *… Now I know this is a novel concept, but stick with me. There’s substance here. What’s one of the first things that flies out the window when you are diagnosed with infertility? That’s right! Your self-esteem. How can it not? We’ve all seen (and experienced) the negative connotations and responses associated with the infertile condition. When […]

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