Navigating the Mental Health Pressures of Infertility

When we talk about mental health and women's reproductive journeys we often tend to hear about the struggles of the postpartum period. Which itself is woefully underrepresented and supported, with less than 15 percent of mothers suffering a postpartum mental health issue getting treatment.

Yet there seems to be even...

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Navigating the Mental Health Pressures of Infertility

Understanding IUI vs IVF

Intro

The journey to parenthood looks different for everyone and may lead some individuals and couples to explore assisted reproductive technologies (ART). The most widely used ART methods include intrauterine insemination (IUI) and in-vitro fertilization (IVF). These methods involve distinct indications and procedures and may offer hope to those...

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Understanding IUI vs IVF

Moving through Loss Meditation

Grief is a reflection of love.  So the process of moving through loss involves releasing layers of grief, while opening to your love which never dies.  After pregnancy or infant loss, we may never be the same again.  Yet in moving through these experiences, we can become...

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Moving through Loss Meditation

Why ACOG and CDC Continue to Recommend Folic Acid Over Folate Despite Research Advancements

We’ve been clear that we believe that Folate is superior to Folic Acid when it comes to perinatal supplementation. But the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG) and Centers for Disease Control (CDC) continue to recommend the synthetic form of folate, Folic Acid. Why is this? And what is really better -...

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Why ACOG and CDC Continue to Recommend Folic Acid Over Folate Despite Research Advancements