Tag: IUI

IVF

IVF Chaos, Callous Care

Sarah, who blogs at Infertility Honesty, agreed to share her story in more detail after a small part of her IVF experience was included in a Marie Claire package of stories this month.  ~~ The chaos began early and never let up. After shedding birth control, and during our first cycle trying to conceive, I…
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October 3, 2018 4
medical negligence

Medical Negligence | Soul Changing, Soul Destroying

Editor’s Note: The couple (based in Europe) who provided this essay prefer not to be named as their work with a private clinic led to a medical negligence lawsuit. We respect their right to privacy and appreciate their willingness to relive and share a painful experience. Here’s their story… Matters of the mind often appear…
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July 16, 2018 1
Treatment

Once Down the Treatment Rabbit Hole You Are Never Done

I am a Montessori preschool teacher with infertility. Seven years ago my husband and I did a year of treatments including four rounds of IUI. All of our treatments failed. We never got pregnant, and we never knew why. The diagnosis after treatment remains “unexplained infertility.” Infertility treatment was one of the worst times in…
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January 31, 2018 1