Monthly Archives For February 2007

Ice Cream Good for Fertility – Who knew it was that easy?

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Okay, I know this story will be picked up in every mainstream and online outlet tomorrow, but for those of you who only read infertility blogs, I had to highlight it.  Oh, that it were&hellip

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Conversation Etiquette for Fertile Myrtles

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In addition to connecting with those in various stages of infertility treatment, I’d also like to reach out and engage those in the fertile myrtle world.  You know who you are… You’ve never once questioned&hellip

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What Does it Feel Like to be Someone’s Worst Infertility Nightmare?

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It occurred to me that the interview format would be the best way to address the topic of what it’s like to be infertile (still) after medical intervention.  And this is convenient because there are a&hellip

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Momzilla Alert!

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Okay, this post is sure to rattle some, but look you’ve left me no choice.  I coined the term “Momzilla” over the holidays when I was trapped in a hair salon next to two women&hellip

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Kiddie galore

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Had a wonderful anniversary dinner last night. I’m one of the lucky ones. Couldn’t ask for a better mate. (And, yes, when you have a mate as wonderful as mine, you can’t help but think&hellip

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Growing Through Loss

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In the myriad emotions that wash over those of us who never get the precious gift of conceiving and delivering a child, the emotion I guard against more than any other is bitterness. It’s a&hellip

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Is humiliating other people fun?

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I promised on day one of this blog that I would share the outrageous things that some fertile people sometimes say and do.  I like to think I can be the conscience for those who&hellip

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Fertility Drugs Pose Major Health Risks

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 A study reported on today in the U.K’s Telegraph reveals that women taking fertility drugs to stimulate greater egg production are at risk from life-threatening side effects. This sentence from the article would be a&hellip

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Hats off to those who put a face on infertility

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Not all celebrities choose to be role models but those who step forward to champion a cause have my admiration. Until very recently I wasn’t at all comfortable acknowledging my super human attempts to conceive&hellip

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Original infertility treatment: goat’s blood

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Apparently, the original infertility treatment involved sacrificing a goat. Interesting. That’s one technique I did not try, but it’s not altogether outside the bounds of today’s hocus pocus.

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