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The "graying" of infertility services: an impending revolution nobody is ready for.

Gleicher N, Kushnir VA, Weghofer A, Barad DH. Reprod Biol Endocrinol. 2014 Jul 9;12:63. doi: 10.1186/1477-7827-12-63.

BACKGROUND: As demand for infertility services by older women continues to grow, because achievable in vitro fertilization (IVF) outcomes are widely underestimated, most fertility centers do not offer maximal treatment options with use of autologous oocytes. 306 more words

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Friday 22nd August 2014- 27 weeks/6 months/3rd Trimester- It's a triple celebration!

We are on the home stretch!

27 weeks marks the start of the 3rd trimester which coincided with 6 months (working backwards from our due date) which was yesterday! 1,075 more words

I Am A Surrogate!

WHAT IS THE IMPORTANCE OF WOMEN AND MEN LISTENING TO THEIR INTUITION AND MAKING PARENTING CHOICES, BEGINNING IN THE PRENATAL PERIOD?

As we looked into understanding the nature of the cells, we find that the cells make up the body, and there are 50 trillion of them, are very intelligent. 666 more words

Just Because

Clarissa's Birth Story

For Clarissa’s first birthday, I decided to read what I wrote about her birth. I thought posting it might help pregnant moms know what to expect. 3,161 more words

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Birth Story: Part 4 – Chai, the One Who Brought Redemption!

I was pregnant with number five, and I knew I needed to try something different!  I had gained enough hospital experiences to last me the rest of my life.  1,622 more words

Voice Of God

36 Here We Come!

Dear Lil’,

I’m sorry this post is so delayed; it was a busy weekend and a busy week thus far!
As of today, your are 35 weeks and 4 days! 147 more words

Hey San Tan Valley, New Midwife Over Here

After decades of channeling Betty Crocker and Molly Mormon I went back to college and fulfilled a lifelong dream of being a midwife.

I’m pretty new to the San Tan Valley; I moved here to work as a certified nurse-midwife this past June. 372 more words

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