Dealing With Infertility

If you're struggling with fertility issues, you're not alone. Learn about what causes infertility in women and men, and find out about common fertility treatments.

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Understanding Uterus Transplants and Infertility

Dozens of babies have been born following a uterus transplant. Meet a mom who had one and learn how this procedure is bringing more hope to infertility.

The Secret Shame and Isolation That Comes With IVF is Real, Here's How to Get Through It

IVF is already an isolating experience. Add on the coronavirus pandemic and it becomes even more challenging. But experts explain how to find some comfort during your fertility journey.

Infertility Was the Hardest Thing For My Marriage, But It Actually Made It Stronger

Infertility was the toughest thing my husband, Ryan, and I ever went through. But what we learned about each other through the process made our bond stronger and makes us better parents to our blessing, Zena.

The Pandemic Is Making Would-Be Parents Put Fertility Treatments On Hold—and There Are Emotional Repercussions

Hopeful moms have now been forced to put their family plans on hold due to the coronavirus pandemic. Experts explain what that means and offer advice on how to get through.

Amy Schumer's Plea For IVF Advice Is a Reminder How Hard Fertility Treatment Can Be

Amy Schumer joined a club no one ever wants to be a part of. I know, I was in it once, too. But Schumer's openness about going through IVF just proves how isolated a person can feel while undergoing fertility treatments, no matter how rich or famous they may be.

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My Fertility Treatment Ended My Closest Friendship

My best friend and I were going through fertility treatment at the same time. I thought it would bring us closer. But she feared I would get pregnant before her and that destroyed our longtime friendship for good.

Why So Many People Have to Travel for IVF Treatment

The cost of IVF treatment in the U.S. can be prohibitive for many. But that's not the only reason some patients, including myself, are making short and long hauls for their fertility treatments.

Your Ultimate Guide to Fertility Tests

If they’re struggling to conceive, couples might need fertility tests from an OB-GYN or reproductive endocrinologist. Here’s what to expect for male fertility tests and female fertility tests.