Pregnancy Ain’t So Easy For Some It’s a common misconception that pregnancy just occurs, as it should, and when we want it to. After all, a large percentage of modern women spend a significant portion of their life taking a pill, that literally tricks their body into thinking they’re pregnant. Then, years later, when we decide we want it to happen, sometimes it just doesn’t. It’s devastating, heartbreaking, and a harsh reality many women face.  Sadly, many women cope with these common struggles in silence. Much like my patients, I too rarely talk about my personal story into motherhood. However, recently, I realized silence was helping no one, including myself. There is absolutely nothing to be embarrassed or ashamed of, it’s a…


Personal & Professional It’s very challenging to write about something that is both deeply personal, and also something I‘m supposedly a “professional” expert on. The truth is, even I, as a professional “fertility expert” have experienced three miscarriages, a challenging pregnancy, and a c-section. My journey into motherhood was not glamorous and it certainly was not graceful. It was full of heartbreak, grief, loneliness, and isolation. It is difficult to describe how you would feel after being told a pregnancy is no longer viable within your body. I still hold back tears thinking about the moment I thought I would hear a heartbeat, only to be told there no longer was one. The loss is real, the grief consumes your body,…