Infertility Amid COVID-19: ‘Our Hopes Were Taken Away’

Jan. 24, 2022 — Kim Tranell had egg retrieval, a key procedure in her fourth and final cycle of in vitro fertilization, on March 16, 2020 — the day before the American Society for Reproductive Medicine suggested halting fertility treatments due to COVID-19. In the time between that procedure and the embryo transfer — the… Continue reading Infertility Amid COVID-19: ‘Our Hopes Were Taken Away’

Infertility: Couple spends £14,000 on IVF after having first child

Manon and Chris have spent £14,000 on fertility treatment to have a second child, without success. “Secondary infertility is when you’ve experienced a natural pregnancy and you struggle to conceive a second,” explained Manon. “That feeling of guilt is overwhelming, and it just breaks your heart,” she added. The British Fertility Society said the condition… Continue reading Infertility: Couple spends £14,000 on IVF after having first child

Secondary infertility: When you can't have a second child

The emotional struggle as one couple tries for a brother or sister for their daughter. Source link

The women fighting infertility stigma in Nigeria

Three Nigerian women discuss the the prejudice they have faced on their fertility journeys. Cassandra, Made and Omotade explain how they experienced pressure and stigma because of social taboos around infertility. For information and support visit BBC Action Line Source link