When we are faced with infertility, the number of challenges which arise can be staggering. Infertility tests us physically, emotionally, and financially. It can also stress our relationships with others. One arena which can be deeply impacted upon by infertility are beliefs, spirituality, and religion. This piece of the infertility pie is discussed less often than the others, yet for...
IMMEDIATE STEPS TO TAKE:
Initiate a step-parent adoption or parentage order and obtain a court order, even if both names are on the birth certificate.
Obtain a passport for your child with BOTH parents name listed on the passport.
Make sure BOTH parents names are listed on your child’s social security number record.
Obtain gender marker revisions t...
You may be one of those women who always knew pregnancy wouldn’t come easy. A history of irregular periods, endometriosis, or the ticking of the biological clock may have clued you in to the need for an infertility specialist, such as a *reproductive endocrinologist.
Most women don’t fit into this category, and feel blindsided if they don’t conce...
Your vote matters. Make sure you vote, and make sure you are knowledgeable about each political candidate’s position on the right to parent and reproductive choice. The outcome of this election could detrimentally affect the parental status of same sex couples as well as the ability of doctors to offer family building options through assisted reproductive technology (“ART”) to all h...
Halloween is officially over, and you know what that means! The holidays are now in full swing. Not always such great news for the TTC and the TTA.
Are you finding yourself feeling anxious, as Thanksgiving approaches? Thanksgiving is a time of taking stock of what you are grateful for. It can mean extended time with family or friends who...