Posts Tagged: health

From His Side (a guest blog by a counselor who has faced the trials of infertility)

I often find myself looking back to my youth and thinking of what my ideal vision of my future looked like. College, a great job, wife, kids and that nice house with a picket fence. Visions of kids playing in the yard, soccer games and those glorious cookouts with neighbors and friends. Grandma and Grandpa [...]

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A Patient’s Journey With Recurrent Miscarriage

Four years ago, God blessed my husband, JJ, and I with the most precious gift of a baby boy, Bryce. We conceived quickly and were thankful for a healthy pregnancy and delivery. Everything seemed just perfect. Little did we know that the next few years would be full of heartache, pain, and hopelessness as God [...]

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Out of Options? Maybe Not!

Most of us, when we decide to have a family, create a vision of what this child (or children) will look like. They may have your dark curls or you husband’s blue eyes. Sometimes, much to our dismay, they will wind up with Uncle Howard’s nose or Grandma Rose’s “man-hands.” But still, you see “family” [...]

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Struggling This Father’s Day?

I recently had a great conversation with a patient who has been through fertility treatments (with the eventual happy outcome!) and who is in the process of trying to grow their family once again.  She shared some some tips with me that she hopes will be an encouragement to others facing the same struggle.  As [...]

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I Need To Know…

I love to go to our Facebook page and see women–some patients, some not–interacting with each other or just expressing their feelings.  Infertility is so often the “silent disease” because no one talks about it.  So very many women suffer in silence and it is important to know that you are not alone.  It’s also [...]

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