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Three Ways to Stay Optimistic During Fertility Treatment

Posted in General | Tagged Fertility treatment, Fertility stress, Fertility support group March 15, 2019

As anyone who has undergone fertility treatment knows, the journey to parenthood has the potential to be daunting. There’s a lot on your mind (and on your schedule), and staying optimistic can feel like its own challenge – when you’re already feeling rather challenged. This is why it is so important to take a proactive approach to remain optimistic during treatment. Negative feelings have a habit…

Are Men Forgotten During the Fertility Treatment Process?

Posted in General | Tagged Male factor fertility, Male fertility, Male infertility, Male infertility testing, Fertility support group, Fertility support January 18, 2019

During discussions between couples about whether a fertility issue exists, more often than not, testing and treatment begin down a singular route — the female partner. Of course, for some, they may already be aware of a fertility or medical issue with either partner, so bypassing one partner is a logical choice. However, for those who are new to the struggle to conceive and are unaware of p…

Life after Fertility Treatment: What Happens Now?

Posted in General | Tagged Pregnancy, Fertility treatment, Infertility, Fertility support group October 11, 2017

Spending days, weeks, months and even years to reach a goal is often physically and emotionally exhausting. Fertility testing and treatment can hold any number of ups and downs, but a positive pregnancy test is a symbolic graduation for fertility patients. You and your partner can move on from your fertility clinic, transitioning to an obstetrician for the remainder of the pregnancy. This is an…

How Can I Support the Fertility Community?

Posted in General | Tagged Fertility advocacy, Fertility support group, RESOLVE New England Walk of Hope January 25, 2016

Whether you’re a member of the fertility community or an ally, there are many opportunities to help strengthen and support the fertility community. 1. Host a fertility support group There are many types of fertility support groups for couples facing infertility and/or working through fertility treatment can join, including in-person, online, female-only, male-only, and LGBTQ. RESOLVE, the N…

How to Cope with Stress during Fertility Treatment

Posted in General | Tagged Fertility support group, Fertility treatment sress, Stress October 27, 2014

For those that undergo fertility treatment on their journey to parenthood, there are a number of stressors that can potentially impact your outlook. As you’ve already experienced difficultly conceiving, you have a medical condition preventing natural conception or you’re LGBT, you and your partner are already all too aware of how infertility can cause stress. Now that you’re seeking treatment, this …