Many pages now available in Spanish!
Want to read only success
stories? Check out our Infertility
Success Story index!
pregnancy information. 2 pink lines - what do you do next?
New pages about:
Potential problems in surrogacy (by Dr. Deepika Garg)
DHEA treatment for infertility,
Tubal ligation reversal
to the story menu):
Cole Jeannette's story
- - After being told she is post menopausal at just 34, Cole Jeannette decides to do some of her own research - and it works!
- - Brit moves on to donor embryos after several failed IVF cycles.
- Holly's lifelong wish to become a surrogate mother is fulfilled.
- Tami is diagnosed
with high FSH and told to move on to donor eggs.
story - Claudia's
story of a missed diagnosis of endometriosis.
and her husband go through IVF, after having conceived their
first child without ART (assisted reproductive technology).
- Fiona battles
Story - Patrice Behrend of Love's Journey
shares her amazing story! (Go check out her
Hope Pendant too!)
Updated - Jen's
story - go on, get yourself a good, happy cry!
story (Rachel created this website)
story - Susan
starts trying to conceive at age 40. Despite doctors' pessimism,
Susan is successful!
story - Brandy
shares her story of being a donor conceived individual.
story - currently in the midst of her second pregnancy
as a traditional surrogate - fascinating!
- Alex talks about her experience as an
-Contemplating egg donation, responses
from other women in similar situations.
story - (Annie tells about her decision to become
an egg donor.
story - (Kaliegh, now 18 tells what it's like
to be born as a result of sperm donation.
story - After early miscarriages and a diagnosis
of premature menopause, Terry goes on to egg donation... and
then on to a natural pregnancy!
After a string of miscarriages, Angelina and her husband just
became parents to triplets!
story - Born
from donor insemination, Liane shares her feelings.
story - With
premature menopause at age 25, Stacy's identical twin sister
donated an ovary to her!
A surprising update to Jim's DI story.
to Fertility Stories!
Trying to conceive is exciting, but it can also
be stressful. For some of us, it is not as quick or
simple as we had hoped. Infertility
includes a painful realization that our body doesn't
always work the way we expected it too, that even without
our knowledge, something so significant be hiding from
With today's technology, more and more
women & couples are successfully raising children.
Even those with severe fertility problems have options
Some stories in this site are success stories, some
portray the difficulties
encountered during the struggle, others are inspirational...
Whether you're starting fertility
treatment soon, are in the midst of it or considering
your options, we hope these infertility
stories will benefit you!
You might also be interested in...
Am I pregnant?
A guide for women who are wondering... especially during
the two week wait.
- Everything you want to know.
/ son is struggling with infertility - How to really
help your child.
- thoughts about using sperm and egg donation, from
sperm donors, egg donors & recipients. Information
on how to help DI Kids (children
born by donor insemination) too!
a Surrogate Mother & Questions
to Ask a Potential Surrogate Mother
about amniocentesis. Rachel's amnio blog as she
waited for results.