#NIAW #INFERTILITYSTORIES "I was under the impression that once you decide to start a family, you toss the birth control and give it the 'old college try'. BAM! There you are in your cute maternity jeans, booking your family trip to Disney World. I was surely mistaken. The reality - my husband and I suffered through years of failed infertility treatments, disappointment and expense. We attempted IUI (intrauterine insemination), IVF (in vitro fertilization), injected boxes of hormones, endured multiple miscarriages, and wished upon “good luck” charms. We decided we had endured enough and yet didn’t want to give up our dream of having our biological child; we reached a 'baby making' cross roads and reassessed our game plan. Several frozen embryos remaining from a prior IVF cycle. I could have tried IVF again by means of a FET (frozen embryo transfer), but as much as I wanted to experience pregnancy my chance of success was very slim; ultimately our doctor approved us for surrogacy....."
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