I was recently quoted in an article published by CNN detailing findings from a study that challenged the connection between egg count and fertility.
Although the process of IVF may seem quite complicated and involved, advances in reproductive technology have allowed the process to become not only more efficient, but more successful. IVF is a valid option for many women who are having trouble conceiving on their own for any number of reasons.
When most people think about infertility, they usually imagine a childless couple anxiously trying to conceive their first baby. In reality, fertility problems can affect anyone at any time.
After two failed embryo transfers, including a donor egg transfer, I was defeated and ready to give up. Once my husband and I decided to try one more time, I started being treated with acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine to help uterine blood flow and help with relaxation.
I am infertile. I have infertility. I am struggling with infertility. There, I’ve said it. It’s out there now.