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About Fertility Planit

Fertility Planit is the leading digital media community for modern family building. We bring together experts and consumers with video webinars, profiles, groups, and in-person events, to support people in looking at all options for creating families.

How Infertility Changes Everything

By |June 22nd, 2017|

The Highs and Lows of Pregnancy and Parenthood Following Infertility
I was asked recently if you approach parenthood differently when it’s taken many years and medical interventions to finally get that baby into your arms. I guess the answer I will never know; after all, the long road is the only one I’ve traveled.  But […]

Giving Birth to New Thoughts on Infertility

By |June 16th, 2017|

One in seven women have difficulty becoming pregnant. This is a devastating problem that affects many people and crosses all socio-economic lines. Yet, because women and men are ridden with fear, sadness, and even shame, it largely remains a ‘private matter’ and couples often cope alone.

I was 25 years old and unable to conceive. After […]

3 Reasons Why You Need Logotherapy in Your Fertility Journey

By |April 25th, 2017|

The journey of infertility is daunting. It comes when we least expect, knocks on our door and says, “I’m here to stay”. It brings with it a roller coaster of emotions, uncertainty, loss and pain. It triggers the process of grief, of trying to cope with the loss of a child that we never […]

Ready to Consider Adoption After Infertility?

By |April 19th, 2017|

You know that parenting is a struggle. You’re taught that everyday in the movies, on television, and in stories from our parents and friends.

What you don’t always realize is that the road to parenting can be equally as challenging. While some hopeful parents get pregnant with ease, others struggle to do so.

Approximately 1 […]

What Causes Miscarriage and What Can I Do About It

By |October 6th, 2016|

This article is written by Lindsay Schlegel for Verily magazine

Whether you’re pregnant or hoping to have children in the future, demystifying this issue is vital.

Whether you’re pregnant, thinking about trying to conceive, or hoping to have children some time in the future, it can be scary to consider the possibility of enduring a miscarriage. More and more […]

Infertility: When adoption is not an option

By |October 11th, 2016|

Justine Brooks Froelker said her infertility journey, which has not resulted in that "adorable picture of the 'complete' family, baby and all," makes people uncomfortable and sad.

Sister surrogate reveals why she had her brother’s baby

By |September 27th, 2016|

Ashlee Mataele, from Sydney, carried a baby for her brother David and his partner Brendan. She stepped in to help the desperate couple fulfill their dream of having kids together.

The Problem With ‘Parenting’

By |September 27th, 2016|

In her new book, The Gardener and the Carpenter, Alison Gopnik offers up a more organic approach to raising children.

Enter Our #StorkStories Giveaway!

By |April 25th, 2016|

Thanks to our partners at Rinovum Women’s Health, we’re giving away a Stork OTC home conception device to one lucky winner for National Infertility Awareness Week!

Enter our giveaway below for your chance to win!

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Making a Baby: Considerations for LGBT Couples – VIDEO

By |December 21st, 2015|

Video by Erica Ciszek