Thursday, October 31, 2019

7 Ways Infertility Impacts Your Relationship

It can be tough to deal with infertility. Here is a list of 7 things to look out for in your relationship from the article by Rachael Pace.

1) It becomes an obsession What you can do: Look for ways to connect. 2) Your life isn’t what you thought it would be What you can do: have a plan. 3) Sex is no longer fun What you can do: Make date night a priority. 4) Frustrations and frequent arguments What you can do: Learn how to fight fair. 5) Fears your partner will blame you What you can do: communicate regularly. 6) Feelings of loneliness What you can do: Find a support group. 7) Financial difficulties What you can do: Budget and speak openly about money.

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Monday, October 21, 2019

Twin births in the US finally decline as fertility treatment becomes more cautious

The twin birth rate has declined for the past four years after rising for decades. Over the past four years, single embryo transfers have become more common for IVF treatment. Single embryo transfers are less risky, and are less expensive, than twins.

Story via Marie McCullough