Infertility and Sexuality
Infertility brings about many changes in a couple's relationship. It may bond you closer together in unspoken sadness and hope - and allow mutual support and understanding which leads to a sharing never before experienced. Or it may bring out feelings of resentment, of guilt, and of despair. As the...
Unexplained infertility means that doctors cannot determine why the couple is infertile - it is a confession of medical ignorance. Patients with unexplained infertility fall into two groups. The first group consists of those who really have no infertility problem whatsoever, but are just plain... How to, in a nutshell
Just as it takes desire, direct action and a bit of fumbling around in the dark to make a baby the old fashioned way, adoption requires a lot of the same … only different. Although every family is unique in their adoption, there are steps to the process, and they often go something like... The Adoption Option
Hi! I am a 36-year-old married mother of three boys, ages 9, 11, and 13. I gave up my fourth child, a girl, on January 17, 2002. The reason I gave her up was because she was conceived while my current husband and I were separated, and we got back together while I was pregnant with her. I didn't...
Janelle and Rory Mason hold their twin boys, Dylan, left, and Paul, in their home in Newtown, Conn. on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013. Janelle and Rory had been trying to conceive or adopt for 15 years without any success. Janelle's friend, Jennifer LaCava, offered to be her surrogate to carry her... Double thanks to surrogate mom
Janelle and Rory Mason hold their twin boys, Dylan, left, and Paul, in their home in Newtown, Conn. on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013. Janelle and Rory had been trying to conceive or adopt for 15 years without any success. Janelle's friend, Jennifer LaCava, offered to be her surrogate to carry her... Fertility app Glow reports success rates
Fertility tracking app Glow garnered buzz when it launched earlier this year, but measuring its real success -- whether or not women actually became pregnant while using the app -- needed a bit of time. Glow, cofounded by Paypal's Max Levchin, helps couples conceive by offering daily fertility... Kendra Wilkinson Reveals Her Baby's Gender
Reality star expecting her second child with husband Hank Baskett.
Top Ten Questions Part 2
November 17, 2013, 9:17 pm
This is the second part to the Top 10 Questions I receive about adoption. Please remember I am not a professional. These responses are from my own experience with adoption and research that I have completed over the years. If you disagree with my answers please let me know. I am always open to... Foster Frustration
March 27, 2010, 10:00 am
I've decided to start asking questions with my LDS friends who have adopted to get some further insight, direction, on the various options that are out there. The other day I was talking with my visiting teaching companion about her son who bore his testimony on being thankful that he was adopted... Adopting and the Workplace
July 23, 2010, 5:30 am
If a couple is trying to conceive, they may or may not discuss it at work. If a woman gets pregnant, no one needs to know until she decides they do (or until she can no longer hide behind the easels in meetings). Once the powers that be do know someone is expecting, they can generally count on...