infertility

Love & Sex

As the song so painfully and beautifully goes, motherless children have a hard time. I am lucky I was not one of those children. And I’m not one of those adults. My mom is in excellent health and we have a close relationship. I’m grateful for that. But as mother’s day approaches, I can’t help… READ MORE »


health

I was never that woman who dreamt of having many children or starting my own “Brady Bunch.” Babies, little booties, and bottles were always an afterthought to enjoying a successful career, one peppered with travelling the world and enjoying a range of other adult activities a childless, flexible lifestyle could provide. However, after my husband… READ MORE »


News

With all of the modern technology available to help couples conceive, some people are going back to the dark ages to treat infertility. There is a piece in the Daily Mail about how a UK couple swears that a “white witch” helped them conceive their two children. Claire and Stephen Anderson were told they had… READ MORE »


Celebs

The royal wedding was a lot of fun. But today, I cringed for the newlyweds when I stumbled across the headline “Royal Couple May Not Be Able To Conceive.” This is taking things way too far. First of all, William and Kate are still on their honeymoon. Can we give them five minutes to enjoy… READ MORE »


News

I’ll tell you what I don’t want to win as a raffle prize: another woman’s egg to implant in my uterus. In what can only be described as a serious lapse in judgment, a fertility clinic in the U.K. decided to have a raffle with the grand prize being an opportunity to experience the miracle… READ MORE »


News

I was lying there on the cold, hard examining table. A stranger came in and before I knew it, I was uncomfortably spreading my legs. He told me it wouldn’t hurt and proceeded to stick a strange contraption up into my body. I was there to find out “if all my parts were as they… READ MORE »


News

Did you know it’s National U.S.A. Week? The “U.S.A.” stands for “unmarried and single Americans.” Hooray! [National USA Week]
A majority of female infertility patients surveyed favor using left-over embryos for stem cell research. [Newswise]
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Celebs

Rumor has it, Uma Thurman is pregnant. [Perez Hilton]
Trouble is brewing between Hugh Hefner and his #1 girlfriend, Holly Madison, and she may be moving out of the mansion! Oh no! [Perez Hilton]
Minnie Driver gave birth to Henry Story Driver yesterday — she hasn’t revealed who the pops is. [DListed]
Contrary to tabloid… READ MORE »


News

Contrary to popular belief, an IUD doesn’t cause infections or infertility. [Daily Bedpost]
This voice-activated vibrator is pointless. [Daily Bedpost]
A charged cell battery saved a woman’s life. [College Candy]
It is possible to be allergic to sex. [Tango]
Yes, supermodels do age. Find out what these beauties from the ’90s are up to now. READ MORE »


News

In Nature, scientists predict infertility will be eradicated, and newborns and seniors will be able to have kids. [LiveScience]
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Celebs

Lauren Conrad was busted swapping spit with her high school (not quite) boyfriend at a club in LA this weekend. This comes on the heels of news that her high school rival, Kristen Cavallari, might be joining The Hills next season — Lauren famously tried to steal Stephen from Kristin on Laguna Beach. We know… READ MORE »