National Infertility Awareness Week – Don’t Ignore Secondary Infertility

I hope that this has been an educational week, raising awareness for infertility through the guest posts and stories about infertility.  I am so honored to have one more fellow blogger's story.  After  you read her story, check out her blog at East 9th Street.

"My Uterus Needs A Welcome Mat"

Maybe my uterus isn’t inviting enough.   You know how it is when you’re looking for a new house [...]

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National Infertility Awareness Week: One Woman’s Long, Painful Journey To Motherhood

A very dear friend of mine has been through more heartache than anyone should.  She endured four+ years of infertility, carried a baby to term, only to lose the baby in the first two months of life, due to a rare heart condition.  Not a day goes by that she doesn't think of her precious baby, I'm positive.  Infant loss has to be one of the hardest things to endure.

But my friend is a strong, brave woman.  She and her [...]

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Living With Infertility – A Guest Post

I asked Charlene, the author of "A Divine Walk" blog to write a guest post about her struggles with infertility. Please take a moment to read Charlene's heartfelt story, and afterwards, check out her blog!

Hi, my name is Charlene Hertzberg, Gena asked me to do a guest post today for National Infertility Awareness Week. I'm so grateful that people like Gena are taking the time to help educate everyone about infertility. This [...]

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National Infertility Awareness Week: Don’t Ignore Endometriosis

If you read my story yesterday, you read that I "met" a lot of women going through their own battle with infertility on the message boards at Fertility Friend.  One of those friends that I met during this time was "Sarah".  Coincidentally, she had her baby girl a month before Captain Fussybuckets was born, but the journey it took to get there was a long one.  

Sarah had heavy, painful periods since her late teens/early 20's, but her doctors just [...]

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National Infertility Awareness Week….Don’t Ignore

This week, April 22-28, is National Infertility Awareness Week and "Don't Ignore" is this year's theme.  I think this is such a wonderful thing, to spread the word about infertility and make people aware that many more people suffer with it than you would even imagine.  This week, I will be sharing some of my friends' stories about infertility, and I hope you'll stay tuned and read them all.  It's an emotional, heartbreaking issue that needs to be recognized.  National Infertility [...]

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