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Dear New Mom, You have probably heard it before, “it’s the hardest and most rewarding job you will ever have”. WOW that the truth. I’ve only been a mom for 3 years, 3 months, and 2 days, and here is my best advice (to date). This says it all: “the days are long, the years... Read more »
by Dr. Eve Feinberg People often ask me if I went into the field of reproductive medicine because I was infertile. I actually think the opposite was true, I became infertile because of my medical training. I met my husband in high school. We dated for 10 years before getting married. I have always considered... Read more »
by Mariann Madden ******* I have always been a very goal oriented individual. Go to away to college, check. Get a job at a top consulting firm in the big city, check. Get married to my best friend, check. So logically the next step after the married part was to get pregnant. However, I had... Read more »
by Courtney Marincsin ******* For years I was fastidious about taking my birth control. I was slogging through law school, studying for the bar, slaving over clerking and finally landing my dream job. Then, one day it was time to start thinking about having my dream baby with my dream husband who was my college... Read more »
The alarm goes off, and I can smell the coffee brewing, it’s my energy plug for the day. Most of the time I feel like I am in a constant state of figuring out when and where my next dose of caffeine will come from. Lately I have been trying really REALLY hard lately to... Read more »
Infertility – it affects 7.3 million people…that’s as if infertility took over New York City. That is how big it is! I write a special post every year to honor to National Infertility Awareness Month. It is a time to dedicate a post to all those currently dealing with infertility and for those who have... Read more »
If I could write a letter to my then “infertile” self, telling her all the things I learned along the way, all my best advice, it would go something like this… Dear [infertile]self, As you read this you are probably in a deep dark place, wondering “why me”. I am here to tell you…the sun... Read more »
Sometimes all it takes is an inspiration story to help us remember that there is good in the world, and that people are innately GOOD! Take this story from this past weekend’s Chicago Marathon! Reading this story pulls at my heartstrings, makes me proud to be a part of the running community, and makes me... Read more »
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