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Rachel
IUI, IVF, Frozen Embryo Transfer
Natalie
IVF, ICSI, Sperm donation
Dalia
Egg Donation
Nikki
IUI, Chinese Medicine
Karen
Overweight, PCOS, IUI
Donna
Letter to unborn baby
Elaine
IVF, Egg Donation
Rosie
Artificial Insemination, Surrogacy, Egg donation
Stephanie
Endometriosis, Hysterectomy, Surrogacy, Intended Parent
Beth
Surrogacy, IVF, Intended Parents
Faith
Inspirational
Allison
A child born from sperm donation tells her story
Kristy
Ovarian cysts, endometriosis, IUI
Tanya
Retrograde ejaculation, Male infertility, IUI, Sperm donation
Janah
Unexplained infertility, Miscarriage, IUI, IVF
Carrie
Vasectomy, Donor Sperm
Wendy
Recurring Miscarriage
Helen
IUI, IVF, ICSI, Frozen Embryo Transfer, Recurring Miscarriage
Kelly
IUI, IVF, Male Factor infertility, Adoption
Katie
Egg Donation, Male Factor infertility
Victoria
Miscarriage, IUI
Jen
Male factor infertility
Debra
Miscarriage, unexplained infertility, Adoption
Anna
Male factor infertility, Donor insemination, IUI
Ruby
Male factor infertility, known sperm donor , IUI
Jackie
IVF, Frozen Embryo Transfer
Lynn
Breast Cancer, male factor infertility,IVF, Miscarriage
Keisha
Unexplained Infertility, Miscarriage
Caitlyn
Secondary Infertility, PCOS (polycystic ovarian syndrome)
Mandy
Unexplained Infertility, IVF, Sperm Donor, Egg Donor
Sandra
Ovarian cyst, Fibroid tumor, IUI
Cynthia
IUI, Male Factor infertility, PCOS, Irregular Periods
Tina
Male Factor infertility, Donor Insemination
June
IUI, Secondary Infertility, Male Factor Infertility
Nora
Egg donation
Sally
IVF
Michelle
IVF, FET, Surrogacy, Twins
Maggie
Unexplained Infertility
Suzanna
Conceived using donor sperm, egg donor
Meg
egg donor
Paige
IVF, ICSI,sperm donation
Michaela
IUI, low sperm count, problematic cervix & uterus shape
Marie
overweight, pcos,IUI
Emma
endometriosis, adhesions, surgeries, adoption
Celia
cryotherapy, secondary infertility, sperm donation
Jim
male factor infertility, sperm donation
Barbara
secondary infertility, endometriosis, iui
Pauline
male factor infertility, IVF
Lia
male factor infertility, IVF, ovarian hyperstimulation (OHSS),FET, Surrogacy
Fiona
Ectopic Pregnancy, IVF, FET, Intravenous Immunoglobulin treatment
Maya
male factor infertility, IUI, IVF
Trish
unexplained infertility
Wanda
PCOS, loss of twin
Betty-Ann
Donor Insemination, endometriosis, health problems
Mia
blocked tubes, unexplained infertility, IUI, IVF
Tamara
PCOS, blocked tubes
Cassidy
Ovarian cyst, endometriosis, IVF, adoption
Gina
Infant loss, PGD (Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis), IVF, miscarriage, contemplating egg donation
Heather
Known sperm donor
Joan
Male factor infertility, trouble convincing husband to treat infertility
Joan
Unexplained infertility - cysts, endometriosis, poor sperm morphology - going for IVF
Lisa
Unexplained infertility, Chinese medicine
Angelina
Unexplained infertility, recurring miscarriage, uterine cancer, high prolactin
Josephine
IUI, varicocele
Dawn
IVF, FET, endometriosis
Rikki
male factor infertility
Tammy
endometriosis, IUI
Kim
endometriosis, male factor infertility, IVF, ICSI, frozen embryo transfer (FET)
Dana
unexplained infertility, IUI
Robin
unexplained infertility, PCOS
Melissa
unexplained infertility
Kellie
PCOS, IUI, Pregnancy Loss
Sherrie
Traditional Surrogacy for her sister
Janine
egg donation after endometriosis and failed iui
Stacy
Ovarian donation after premature ovarian failure and failed IVF using donor eggs from her identical twin sister
Liane
A vasectomy left her parents with no choice but artificial insemination with a donor. She was adopted by her step-dad and wonders about her biological father.
Jill
After finally successfully inducing ovulation, Jill and her husband discover that male factor infertility is an additional obstacle they must get past.
PJ
High FSH: Acupuncture and other treatments that helped PJ succeed in having a child.
Courtney
Trying to conceive another baby, after successfully conceiving with the help of clomid - due to PCOS.
Terri
After a diagnosis of premature menopause, Terri conceived using donor eggs. Now pregnant naturally after acupuncture and reflexology.
Sarah
After surgery for endometriosis, Sarah conceived naturally. She and her husband are currently trying to conceive their second child.
Jean
Jean and her husband go through two consecutive miscarriages & are trying to decide what to do next.
Sharee
Sharee and her husband suffered tragic losses and still hope to have another baby someday.
Amy
Amy still feels guilty for the abortion she had at 15. At 20, she had a child and now hopes to have a child with her husband.
Kaleigh
Kaleigh fully supports sperm donation and tells her story of what it is like to be born as a result of it. Now she's considering becoming an eggdonor!
Annie
Annie, at just 25 decided she wants to be an egg donor with the hope that she can give the gift of life, love & happiness to another family.
Mary
Mary tried to conceive for 8 years before finally being successful with ICSI.
Marina
Marina and her husband's failed ICSI convinced them to go on to sperm donation.
Amanda
Following a long-awaited diagnosis (PCOS), Amanda's first IVF is a success.
Kristy-B
After a diagnosis of PCOS, Kristy is surprised to find herself pregnant following IUI with injectables - now she's trying for baby #2!
Kristina
After battling Strep A Toxic Shock Syndrome, Kristina conceives twins by IVF. Now battling secondary infertility.
Bethanne
Bethanne finally conceives twins on her fourth IVF cycle, but loses one of the twins at 8 weeks.
Donna-B
Donna conceives naturally after many years of trying to conceive with pelvic inflammatory disease.
Sandy
Sandy struggles with unexplained infertility and hopes that someday the baby shower being thrown will be for her.
Dina
After two miscarriages and OHSS, Dina finally has a successful IVF.
Dina H
Using both alternative and traditional medicine, Dina and her husband hope to have a child soon.
Kandace
Male factor infertility has Kandace and her husband waiting to start treatment.
Elizabeth
Twice successful, Elizabeth discusses ethical issues involving excess embryos (and tells her story too).
Rebecca
After having trouble conceiving the first time, Rebecca finally has the diagnosis of PCOS - now considering whether to try to have another baby.
Stephanie T
Convinced that her IVF/ICSI has failed, Stephanie discovers she is pregnant. After a rocky pregnancy, her daughter is born healthy.
Tiffanie
IUI, IVF, Unexplained infertility, Acupuncture.
Alex
Egg donation.
Shah
IVF after unexplained infertility
Katherine
Now in the midst of her second traditional surrogacy.
Pamela
Living (it up) childfree & raising infertility awareness.
Hatice
Diagnosed with PCOS at just 13. Worried about her future fertility.
Rhonda
Battling PCOS and Endometriosis.
Awilda
Secondary infertility after a surprise pregnancy.
Connie
Diagnosed with PCOS, Connie is able to conceive after losing weight, but suffers preeclampsia that leads to premature birth.
Brandy
Conceived with the help of donor sperm.
Susan
Started TTC at 40 & was found to have low AMH. Used acupuncture & DHEA.
Patrice
After a break-up, failed IUIs & IVFs, at age 41, Patrice conceives using both donor sperm and donor egg.
Lorraine
Secondary infertility brings the discovery of male factor infertility. Currently pursuing IVF.
Fiona
Secondary infertility after a successful pregnancy with the help of clomid.
Claudia
Missed diagnosis of endometriosis, followed by successful treatment.
Tami
Diagnosed with high FSH, attempts IVF despite the doctor's discouragment - and it works!
Holly
Holly tells her story of becoming a gestational surrogate.
Brit Brit's failed IVFs lead her to donor embryos

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