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The Financial Side of Infertility: 4 Things I Learned During IVF

LearnVest | Posted 04.15.2014 | Women
LearnVest

Unraveling the seemingly foreign language of clinical terminology and insurance verbiage can be a heavy added stress on a patient struggling with infertility. Here are four things I learned in our journey thus far.

Why Fewer Women Are Seeking Help For Infertility

Posted 01.25.2014 | Women

By: By Bahar Gholipour, Staff Writer Published: 01/22/2014 07:29 AM EST on LiveScience Among women who are having trouble becoming pregnant, a s...

The Lonely World Of Inferility

David Vienna | Posted 04.03.2013 | Parents
David Vienna

Aside from essentially mourning a death or two each year, coping with infertility was -- and is -- a lonely, lonely place.

Catherine Pearson

Are Fertility Clinic Sites Lying To Women?

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 12.07.2012 | Women

Smiling babies. Confusing statistics. Talk of miracles. There is too little oversight of how fertility clinics market themselves online, a new report ...

Catherine Pearson

The IVF Issue No One Is Talking About

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 11.01.2012 | Women

Women being treated for infertility tend to be informed and vocal about the challenges of the process. In the blogosphere especially, infertility pati...

Catherine Pearson

What You Need To Know About IVF And Birth Defects

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 10.20.2012 | Parents

In vitro fertilization is widely thought to be one of the great medical advances of the 20th century, helping women and couples have babies even if th...

Egg Freezing Gets New Stamp Of Approval

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 12.19.2012 | Women

WASHINGTON — Freezing human eggs can be successful in treating infertility – but guidelines issued Friday still urge caution for women hop...

Involuntary Childlessness

Erica Berman | Posted 10.22.2012 | Healthy Living
Erica Berman

After years of unsuccessful fertility treatments, three miscarriages, and a husband unwilling to consider other family-building options, Shannon is considering giving up her dream of having another child. She wanted to know if she would ever get over her childlessness.

Catherine Pearson

Do Fertility Drugs Make Patients More Susceptible To Breast Cancer?

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 07.10.2012 | Women

Even before E! host Giuliana Rancic's breast cancer diagnosis shone a spotlight on it, researchers had questions about a possible link between fertili...

Infertility Treatment Advances Through Stem Cell Science

Huffington Post | Amanda Chan | Posted 10.08.2011 | Healthy Living

Scientists have successfully restored fertility to sterile mice by growing sperm cells from stem cells in a lab. The research, while still early, c...

Human Egg Raffle Gives Birth To Controversy Between U.S. Infertility Clinic, European Law

AP | MARIA CHENG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — An American infertility clinic seeking business in Britain prompted fierce criticism by offering free eggs from a U.S. woman to one partici...