Is your relationship with your husband suffering because you can’t get pregnant? Problems getting pregnant and fertility treatments are harder on a marriage than financial stress! That’s just my opinion, not a research-proven statistic. My husband and I spent years trying to get pregnant and… Read More »How to Have a Happy Marriage When You Can’t Get Pregnant
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Stress – especially long-lasting or chronic stress – affects every part of your mind and body. Stress leads to physical inflammation, excess cortisol (stress hormone), and lower fertility levels in both women and men. You can’t avoid stress in life, but you can learn how… Read More »How to Stop Stress From Destroying Your Fertility
The fear of not being able to get pregnant is a very real concern for many women. Infertility fears are especially normal for women who are have been trying and failing to get pregnant for months or years. It’s not just women over 40 who… Read More »What Are the Best Ways to Cope With Fear of Infertility?
Dealing with the disappointing news of not being pregnant wears you down, doesn’t it? Your yearning to see a positive pregnancy stick gets stronger every month…and so does the disappointment you feel when you’re not pregnant. Again. How do you cope with the pain and… Read More »How to Deal With the Disappointment of Not Being Pregnant
Irregular periods are caused by stress, unbalanced hormones, certain foods, and even the environment. Some things – like the environment – can’t be changed. If you’re worried about irregular periods, you can learn how to take control and make certain changes in your life.
How do you stay positive when you’re trying to conceive – and you want a baby more than anything in the world? These tips are for women who are living with the disappointment of not getting pregnant after trying for months – or even years.
Living with infertility requires grit and grace — especially for women over 40 who believed they’d have children one day. What do you need to enter the second half of life as an infertile woman? How do you live happily with infertility when you always planned to have a family?
These five “Blossom Tips” for overcoming setbacks when you’re trying to get pregnant are inspired by a reader. He and his wife are struggling to conceive a baby; he commented on one of my most popular fertility articles… “My wife and I have been trying… Read More »How to Overcome Setbacks When You’re Trying to Conceive