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How My Struggle With Infertility Helped Me Find Myself

How infertility forced me to find my own version of happiness.

Kelsey Holland
December 30 2016

How Infertility Has Affected My Identity As A Woman

I had no idea how intertwined infertility and personal identity would become.

Kelsey Holland
December 4 2016

5 Natural Birth Control Methods If You're Opting Out Of The Pill

Not all women go off the pill because they want to get pregnant, after all.

Natalie Kringoudis
November 25 2016

The Surprising Link Between Spirituality & Fertility

Fertility depends on much more than age, hormone levels, or ovulation windows. Much of what is happening in conception is beyond our mental...

Dr Julie Von
November 14 2016

Analyze Your Tongue, Optimize Fertility + Balance Hormones: An Integrative MD Explains

Dr. Taz shares her top tips on how to incorporate traditional medicine into a healthy lifestyle. Hear what she has to say on all things inflammation,...

September 17 2016

7 Signs You're Not As Fertile As You Think You Are

Your body and your menstrual cycle are great barometers for your reproductive health — you just need to know how to read them. Here are a few...

Kirsten Karchmer
September 14 2016

I'm An OB-GYN. Here's Why I Turned To Acupuncture When I Wanted To Get Pregnant

As an doctor and scientist, I used to dismiss acupuncture and alternative therapies — until my fertility journey.

Shannon M. Clark, M.D.
September 7 2016

Planning To Have Children After 35? A Fertility Doctor Shares What You Need To Know

It's important to know that age 35 is not a magic line drawn in the sand.

Dr. Allison K. Rodgers
August 3 2016

I Couldn't Decide If I Should Freeze My Eggs. Here's How Meditation Helped

Deciding whether or not I should freeze my eggs wasn't easy. Here's how I did it.

Carrie Severson
August 1 2016

3 Ways To Deal With Stress & Uncertainty On Your Fertility Journey

No one plans to experience the pain of infertility. But feeling better *is* possible.

I Gave Birth To My First Child At Age 53. Here's How I Made My Dream Happen

Even though it may sound crazy at my age, I never lost hope that it would happen.

Kimberly Rubin-Spivack
June 27 2016

Trying To Have A Baby? What You Need To Know About Acupuncture

One study showed that having acupuncture during IVF may almost double your chances of conceiving.

Mary Sabo
June 27 2016

The Tampon Of The Future Will Be Able To Detect Disease In Your Blood

They could test for biomarkers that help diagnose medical conditions like endometriosis, cervical cancer, and fertility.

Emi Boscamp
June 24 2016