3 things I want women to know about having a baby through a gestational surrogate!

We were given the opportunity to have a chance, a hope redefined of sorts, of still becoming pregnant. While I had stared at a single-lined pregnancy test for years, I sat in awe as I saw double lines for the first time. Only it just wasn’t my urine that triggered that response. Five years later we saw double lines again from a second gestational surrogacy!

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PCOS Facts and Fertility

Though PCOS is fairly common, affecting between 8%–10% of reproductive age women (18-44), medical experts do not know the complete list of causes or the full impact it has on a woman’s sexual function. Defining exactly what PCOS is not as straightforward as one would hope. At its core, PCOS is an endocrine system disorder, but the symptoms can vary widely for each woman. Symptoms can include growth of excess body hair, weight gain, irregular periods, and even infertility.

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