How to survive IVF and infertility treatments

How to survive IVF and infertility treatments

When a friend asked me what to expect with IVF—specifically, how to prepare ahead of time and how to cope throughout the process—I started thinking hard about what advice I would give someone about to start down the IVF trail. I enlisted the help of some friends, and we pulled together our best tips here.

Cue the Nutjobs

Cue the Nutjobs

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.

Conversations with a pregnant girl

Conversations with a pregnant girl

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.