Miscarriage and Infertility
Miscarriage/Early Pregnancy Loss
Are you experiencing early pregnancy loss? Do you feel isolated, sad, lonely? You are a strong woman but you feel like your body let you down. You know others that have miscarried and were fine. Why does it feel more difficult for you. You may wonder why your partner is reacting different from you. Your friends are supportive but they don’t really get it. People keep telling you to just try again. You were only pregnant for a short time how do you feel so connected to a baby that you never met. This wasn’t part of your plan.
Having a miscarriage can be one of the most confusing and painful times in a woman's life. Even if the world is telling you to move on it is okay to stop, grieve and process what you have been through.
When a couple decides to start trying to conceive it is one of the biggest decisions in their life. It is generally a time of happiness and excitement. What happens when you try to conceive and you are not getting pregnant? The CDC estimates that 12% of married woman are suffering from Infertility. Infertility can lead to feeling like your body has let you down, that you are not good enough, lack of control, anxiety, and even depression. You are doing everything right and it isn't working. Will you do fertility treatments? IUI or IVF?What kind of treatment is right for you? Maybe you have been through treatments or decided that is not the path for you. Are you thinking about adoption? Infertility is something that no one can prepare you for and most do not fully understand the impact that it has on your life. It can add strain on your marriage, impact your work performance and relationships. Infertility has been compared to cancer but infertility is not discussed like cancer. It can be hard to find people that understand what you are experiencing, that won't minimize what you you are experiencing.
If you are suffering from miscarriage or infertility, know you are not alone. I can help. Contact me today to set up your free 15 minute phone consultation today at (608) 239.4807.