Whether you are actively trying to conceive on your own or undergoing fertility treatment, the time between potential conception and finding out if you are pregnant can feel like a lifetime. This period, commonly referred to as the 2 week wait (2ww), can be filled with both hope and anxiety.
Approximately one in every eight couples will struggle with infertility, yet for many, infertility is isolating – but it doesn’t have to be. Finding other women and men with similar experiences to provide support, encouragement, and celebrate milestones, can help the journey feel less lonely. Recently, Shady Grove Fertility’s online
Finding Ways to Mother Yourself by Sharon N. Covington, MSW, LCSW-C Director, Psychological Support Services Springtime—and the month of May in particular—can be a difficult time for women experiencing infertility. Because Mother’s Day comes in the Spring when things are being born and growing all around us, women confronting this