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IVFML Season 2, Episode 5: When Secondary Infertility Strikes, There's Not Much Sympathy
People who give birth to children after infertility still struggle when it comes to adding siblings to their family.
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Michelle Obama Reveals She Used IVF To Conceive Her Daughters
By Laurie Kellman, AP
The former first lady spoke to ABC's "Good Morning America," ahead of the Tuesday release of her highly anticipated memoir "Becoming."
IVFML Season 2, Episode 1: Are We Still Infertile?
In IVFML season 2, Simon and Anna return to update listeners about their pregnancy story.
'Private Life,' A Movie About A Marriage In Crisis, Offers A New Depiction Of Infertility
Movies and TV tend to depict infertile people as joyless and evil. 'Private Life' counters that narrative.
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Not All Childless Women Are Happily Childfree. This Book Gives Them A Voice.
A hidden narrative about motherhood finds its voice in a new book about what happens when children don't happen.
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Powerful Rainbow Baby Photo Features Mom's 1,616 IVF Needles
After four years and three miscarriages, Patricia and Kimberly O’Neill welcomed a baby girl.
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IVF Could Resurrect Functionally-Extinct Northern White Rhino, Scientists Say
Conservationists said this week that they'd successfully created embryos using sperm from long-dead northern white males.
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IVF Failure Is Devastating And More Common Than You Think
, Guest Writer
Only 26 percent of IVF cycles produced babies in 2015.
Senator Tammy Duckworth Gives Birth
Senator Tammy Duckworth announced the arrival of a baby girl, making her the first senator to give birth while in office.
No One Knows How Many Frozen Embryos Are Lost Or Destroyed Each Year
Two fertility clinics accidentally destroyed thousands of embryos, revealing a lack of regulation and accountability in the industry.
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Senator Duckworth Announces Pregnancy
Senator Tammy Duckworth announced she’s pregnant, making her the first sitting senator to give birth while in office.
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John Legend Opens Up About Challenging IVF Journey With Chrissy Teigen
He shared how "lucky" he feels to have welcomed his daughter, Luna.
Genetic Engineering: Revolution Or Evolution?
The FDA has cracked down on the doctor who created the first three-parent embryo, which could have widespread implications for other advancements in the controversial field of human genetic modification.
To My 12 Remaining Embryos
Mom of Triplets
You have been frozen now for almost three years.
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Maria Menounos Opens Up About Continuing IVF After Brain Tumor Surgery
The TV host has described IVF as "exhausting, physically and mentally."
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This New App Is Tinder For Sperm And Egg Donors
By Olivia Campbell, HuffPost
“I figure if we can all get together, we’re going to find people who want to make babies with us, one way or another.”
A Letter To Our In-Vitro Doctor From The Lesbians
Wife, soon-to-be mom, GLBT + women advocate, Boston Terrier lo...
When Natalie and I met, we knew children were in the plan for us.
Why the World Needs More Babies, Even When It's Upside Down
Wife, Mom, IVF Coach & Writer
These babies hold hope for this world to become a better place.
Dear Infertility, Thank you
Mom of Triplets
Dear Infertility, I hated you. You steal dreams. You break hearts. You bring grief. You consume lives. You are the reason
To My Meant-To-Bes: A Letter To My Failed IVF Embryos
I'm a mom, a wife, and a teacher
You were meant to be.
Celebrities Coming Out of the Infertility Closet
Jennifer “Jay” Palumbo
Writer, Public Speaker, Infertility & Women's Rights Advocate
In terms of those who have gone through treatment but aren't open about it - I'm torn. On one hand, everyone's privacy needs
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What Sofia Vergara's Case Reveals About IVF's Legal Gray Areas
Get lawyers involved beforehand.
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