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  1. Green Goods
    A three-year study from The University of Auckland researchers suggests that the popular infertility treatment of 'endometrial scratching,' is not successful in embryo implantation rates, and should probably no longer be considered in treatment plans. If you suffer from infertility, you know...
  2. Infertility
    Hello my name is Rebecca and my husband and I have been trying to conceive for 16 months so far. The first year we just stopped usingprotection, I had been off my bc for over a year prior and when I was 29 we decidedit was time to start a family. I knew it could take a bit of time for us...
  3. Pregnancy & Birth
    The battle to build a family is often invisible and leaves scars on women that often never show. I am one of those women who bear the scars of infertility. Infertility affects at least 12% of women who are 15-44 years of age, according to the Centers For Disease Control. That means that 7.4...
  4. Trying To Conceive
    IVF Question Hi, Is IVF safe? or is there any risk? Mattilda
  5. Pregnancy & Birth
    Behind many glowing pregnancies lies a woman who has been through hell and back trying to conceive her child. One photographer bravely points her lens toward herself to highlight the struggle with infertility. Many women dealing with infertility struggle in silence. As they watch countless...
  6. Trying To Conceive
    I tried posting before but I guess I fumbled and never submitted my thread. My DH and I have been trying for 4 years and after 3 little angels, my heart is breaking. We've given up actively trying, whatever happens, happens. I've had cervical cancer and I have PCOS... my doctors tell me I have...
  7. Green Goods
    3,000 years of medicine can not be wrong. An increasing number of women are turning to acupuncture for assistance with common pregnancy discomforts. Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is an ancient healing system that is rooted in over 3,000 years of history. Unlike Western medicine, TCM aims...
  8. Infertility
    Hello all, My DW and I have been TTC since November 2016. We did 3 rounds of ICI with frozen donor sperm and four IUIs with Clomid and Ovidrel (also frozen donor sperm) to no avail. Some back story: I was diagnosed awhile back with PCOS but I ovulate on my own; we mainly did Clomid to better...
  9. Queer Parenting
    Hello all, My DW and I have been TTC since November 2016. We did 3 rounds of ICI with frozen donor sperm and four IUIs with Clomid and Ovidrel. I was diagnosed awhile back with PCOS but I ovulate on my own; we mainly did Clomid to better time the IUI cycles as my clinic was not open on...
  10. Baby
    Birth is truly miraculous, and it just became even more astonishing. This week, for the first time in the United States, a baby was born from a transplanted uterus. An extraordinary birth announcement came this week from Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. Dr. Robert Gundy Jr...
  11. Green Goods
    A new Harvard study suggests that eating organic produce may increase the chances of a successful pregnancy. For the 7.3 million women in the United States who have used infertility services, the experience of trying to conceive is trying, to say the least. Couples experiencing infertility have...
  12. Pregnancy & Birth
    Becoming pregnant is harder than it was in past decades. According to a 2014 study by the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology, more American women have had to seek medical help to have babies than ever before. But as more couples are turning to in vitro fertilization (IVF), it still...
  13. Green Goods
    The first step to PCOS Awareness is understanding the signs and symptoms of PCOS. These signs can develop anywhere from puberty to early adulthood. Thousands of women discover they have PCOS every year. Signs and symptoms can easily go unnoticed or attributed to other factors. Also, it can...
  14. Green Goods
    Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) affects five to ten percent of women who are childbearing age in the United States. That's roughly five million women. But it doesn't look the same in everyone, which makes it tough to diagnose. Here are some things you can look out for. When I was 26, my...
  15. Green Goods
    Are you having difficulty conceiving? It might be time to tell your man to turn off his electronics. A new study suggests that the use of electronics may contribute to lower sperm counts in men. When a couple is trying to conceive, men are responsible for 40-50% of infertility difficulties that...
  16. Pregnancy & Birth
    Traumatizing on many levels, infertility is an experience that is often suffered in silence. American Greetings, a popular U.S. greeting card company, is hoping to take the stigma out of this taboo topic. For couples affected by infertility, a myriad of feelings including shame, embarrassment...
  17. Trying To Conceive
    Hi everyone, I was looking for a site like this to ask for some advice to my problem. I am newly married to my husband and we’ve been trying to form a family for like 7 months now but with really bad luck; I got removed one of my tubes because it was totally blocked and it couldn’t be saved and...
  18. Other
    New technology may be a breakthrough for infertile women with the first successful ovary created from a 3-D printer resulting in the birth of live mice pups! It's sort of like the stuff of science fiction, but for many infertile women desperate to become pregnant and give birth, it may be the...
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