There’s a vocal minority who believes iVF is tantamount to “murdering babies.” Though I hate to dignify their insanity with a response, I feel the need to insert a bit of reality into the nutjob rhetoric.
Thinking of transferring two embryos? The research on elective single embryo transfer (eSET) and birth outcomes might just surprise you. These are the reasons behind our decision to transfer just one embryo every time.
Even when “the right thing to do” is clear, the decision to donate embryos is not an easy one. It is a decision that brings emotional turmoil and complexity along with it.
People are especially friendly to pregnant women, leading to lots of conversations with strangers. I’ve had two enlightening conversations lately that have had me pondering them long after the talking was over.
Hitting the 12 week milestone and how Chuck Norris almost outed my pregnancy 8 weeks early.
I admit it — I’ve been cheating a little bit. When folks ask me how pregnant I am, I pad the number just a teeny weeny bit. I’m not lying. Just bending the rules a little.