Miscarriage is never an easy journey, and we want you to know you do not have to go through this alone. In this blog post, Suzie Welsh Divine, founder of Binto and an IVF nurse-turned IVF patient–walks you through three different ways to approach miscarriage management. A miscarriage can come with many questions, from “Why is […]
This is one of the breakout sessions featured at our spring 2021 Fertility Rally Live […]
At one of our Pregnancy After Infertility Support Groups, we all shared the best tips and advice we have received both for what to bring to the hospital or birthing center and for recovery postpartum. It was so helpful, we decided to put it in a blog post to reference time and time again… Padcicles […]
What happens when you combine the hosting skills of Fab Fertility & Infertile AF?! Listen here to to find out. This collection of BONUS podcast episodes is curated exclusively for you, our members!
Ali & Blair
Alex of @PursuingFatherhood and Wes of @DetourToDad shed light on Male Factor Infertility through sharing their own personal journeys and fielding questions from Rally members. Topics covered include the sperm donation process, MicroTESE surgery information, the emotional toll a MFI diagnosis takes on men, and how to be a supportive partner throughout the process.
Michael and Wes, the guys behind TwoDads.U.K, have made it their mission to raise awareness of same-sex parenting and help other same-sex couples and other single gay people realize that becoming a parent shouldn’t just be a dream. During this amazing virtual event, they call in from England to talk to Ali and Blair about […]
Maggie Hughes, aka @bean.and.biscuit, has two baby sons who were born one month apart. In this episode, she talks to Ali and Blair about how this miracle happened (think infertility treatments, a surrogate, and a surprise pregnancy). She also discusses the difficulties of navigating pregnancy after a loss, what she plans to tell the boys about […]
Ever since I was a kid, I wanted to be a mother. It wasn’t until I was married at 30 that my wife and I start to talk about family planning logistics. Oh right – my wife! Let’s start there: I’m in a same sex marriage. I met my wife on January 1st, 2015 on […]
Is infertility becoming more common these days? Yes. The reason is likely multifactorial – delay in conception, environmental toxins/diet, medical conditions, stress, increase in awareness/diagnosis, but regardless – infertility feels very isolating and like you are alone, but you are not. You have an entire community with you. What do you suggest for women wanting […]
Samantha Busch is an infertility advocate, star of CMT’s Racing Wives and author of the upcoming book, “Fighting Infertility.” After having her son Brexton, five, through IVF, she and her husband, NASCAR star Kyle Busch, are currently searching for a surrogate to assist them in having their second child.
Thyroid health was not something I thought about until I started thinking about starting a family. A few years ago, I drug myself into my internist’s office to discuss my anxiety issues (a topic for another day) and, as part of that appointment, had a blood panel done. When I got a call a week […]
Dr. Mark Trolice MD is a reproductive endocrinology & infertility specialist in Winter Park, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. He specializes in reproductive endocrinology & infertility. He and his wife, after more than a decade of infertility, have five adopted children. Mark’s advice: “Do not let your ability to conceive define you.”
Even though I got married a bit “later” in life, at the ripe old age of 35, it never really occurred to me that we might “struggle” to conceive. I mean I’d always just worked hard and got what I wanted, considered myself pretty lucky in fact, so why should having a baby be any […]