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Do You Feel Guilty Because You Can’t Get Pregnant?

Feelings of guilt and shame are common for women who can’t get pregnant. Men, too, struggle with shame and guilty feelings if they can’t “produce” a baby. Sometimes husbands and wives blame each other. I get comments from wives whose husbands make them feel guilty for not getting pregnant. This is ironic because there is a 33% chance that the pregnancy isn’t happening because of male fertility issues! Men who shame or guilt their wives for not conceiving have no idea how foolish they’re being. N...
Tags: Health, Emotional Health, God, Infertility, Can't Get Pregnant, Goal Of Getting Pregnant, Why Cant I Have A Baby, Want To Get Pregnant, Couples Coping With Infertility, Emotional Issues Of Infertility, Coping With Infertility, Depression & Anxiety, Infertility Guilt


Overcoming Setbacks When You’re Trying to Conceive

How do you cope with setbacks when you’re faced with negative pregnancy tests — or your period — month after month? These five “Blossom Tips” for overcoming setbacks when you’re trying to get pregnant are inspired by a reader. He and his wife are struggling to conceive a baby; he commented on one of my most popular fertility articles. “My wife and I have been trying to have a baby, in the last year we have both undergone fertility tests,” writes Mike on Why Can’t You Get Pregnant? 4 Fertility...
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9 Tips for a Happy Marriage for Couples Who Can’t Conceive

Is your relationship with your husband suffering because you can’t get pregnant? Problems getting pregnant and fertility treatments are harder on a marriage than financial stress! That’s just my opinion, not a research-proven statistic. My husband and I spent years trying to get pregnant and learning ways to be happy through the stress and grief of fertility treatments that failed. You are normal, and you are not alone. These marriage tips for couples who can’t get pregnant and who are coping...
Tags: Health, Hawaii, Fertility problems, Jack, Infertility, Relationship Tips, Don, Angie, Big Brothers, Jeanette, Gary Chapman, Waichler, Can't Get Pregnant, Female Fertility, Couples Coping With Infertility, Tips For Infertile Couples


How to Have a Happy Marriage When You Can’t Get Pregnant

Is your relationship with your husband suffering because you can’t get pregnant? Problems getting pregnant and fertility treatments are harder on a marriage than financial stress! That’s just my opinion, not a research-proven statistic. My husband and I spent years trying to get pregnant and learning ways to be happy through the stress and grief of fertility treatments that failed. You are normal, and you are not alone. These marriage tips for couples who can’t get pregnant and who are coping...
Tags: Health, Hawaii, Fertility problems, Jack, Infertility, Relationship Tips, Don, Angie, Big Brothers, Jeanette, Gary Chapman, Waichler, Can't Get Pregnant, Female Fertility, Couples Coping With Infertility, Tips For Infertile Couples


How Stress Affects Your Fertility and Ability to Conceive

Stress – especially long-lasting or chronic stress – affects every part of your mind and body. Stress leads to physical inflammation, excess cortisol (stress hormone), and lower fertility levels in both women and men. You can’t avoid stress in life, but you can learn how to stop stressful situations from destroying your ability to conceive. The sooner you learn to manage stress in positive ways, the happier and healthier you’ll be. Different types of family and works stress affects female fe...
Tags: Health, Emotional Health, Focus, Infertility, Relationship Tips, University of Utah, Stress Management Tips, How To Get Pregnant, Female Fertility, Overcoming Infertility Stress, Fertility Prayers, Improve Chances Of Pregnancy, Not Getting Pregnant, Infertility Stress, Coping With Infertility, Depression & Anxiety


How to Stop Stress From Destroying Your Fertility

Stress – especially long-lasting or chronic stress – affects every part of your mind and body. Stress leads to physical inflammation, excess cortisol (stress hormone), and lower fertility levels in both women and men. You can’t avoid stress in life, but you can learn how to stop stressful situations from destroying your ability to conceive. The sooner you learn to manage stress in positive ways, the happier and healthier you’ll be. Different types of family and works stress affects female fe...
Tags: Health, Emotional Health, Focus, Infertility, Relationship Tips, University of Utah, Stress Management Tips, How To Get Pregnant, Female Fertility, Overcoming Infertility Stress, Fertility Prayers, Improve Chances Of Pregnancy, Not Getting Pregnant, Infertility Stress, Coping With Infertility, Depression & Anxiety


What Are the Best Ways to Cope With Fear of Infertility?

The fear of not being able to get pregnant is a very real concern for many women. Infertility fears are especially normal for women who are have been trying and failing to get pregnant for months or years. It’s not just women over 40 who are coping with fear of infertility; many women in their 20s get anxious and scared if it takes a long time to conceive a baby. This is understandable; infertility can be painful and socially isolating. My husband and I tried to get pregnant for several years...
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When to Start Worrying About Irregular Periods

Irregular periods are caused by stress, unbalanced hormones, certain foods, and even the environment. Some things – like the environment – can’t be changed. If you’re worried about irregular periods, you can learn how to take control and make certain changes in your life. It’s time to stop worrying about your period and start exploring different ways to deal with irregular periods. If you’ve already tried all the tips here, then maybe it is time for you to start worrying about irregular periods....
Tags: Health, Infertility, Irregular Periods, Menstrual Cycles, Menstrual Problems, Normal Monthly Period, Spotty Or Skipped Periods, Pms Symptoms, Normal Period Cycle, Depression & Anxiety, Periods & Menstrual Cycles


Are You Worried About Irregular or Missed Periods?

Irregular periods are caused by stress, unbalanced hormones, certain foods, and even the environment. Some things – like the environment – can’t be changed. If you’re worried about irregular periods, you can learn how to take control and make certain changes in your life.  It’s time to stop worrying about your period and start exploring different ways to deal with irregular periods. If you’ve already tried all the tips here, then maybe it is time for you to start worrying about irregular peri...
Tags: Health, Infertility, Irregular Periods, Menstrual Cycles, Menstrual Problems, Normal Monthly Period, Spotty Or Skipped Periods, Pms Symptoms, Normal Period Cycle, Depression & Anxiety, Periods & Menstrual Cycles


4 Natural Ways to Deal With Irregular or Missed Periods

Irregular periods are caused by stress, unbalanced hormones, certain foods, and even the environment. Some things – like the environment – can’t be changed. If you’re worried about irregular periods, you can learn how to take control and make certain changes in your life.  It’s time to stop worrying about your period and start exploring different ways to deal with irregular periods. If you’ve already tried all the tips here, then maybe it is time for you to start worrying about irregular peri...
Tags: Health, Infertility, Irregular Periods, Menstrual Cycles, Menstrual Problems, Normal Monthly Period, Spotty Or Skipped Periods, Pms Symptoms, Normal Period Cycle, Depression & Anxiety, Periods & Menstrual Cycles


9 Signs It’s Time to Stop Trying to Get Pregnant

Are your hopes for having a baby healthy for your life, or should you stop trying to get pregnant because it’s causing anxiety and depression? Trying to conceive can be physically stressful and emotionally painful for many couples, and even have a negative effect on your marriage.If it’s not the right time to get pregnant, then giving up your plans may be the right thing to do – in this season of your life. When you’re reading through these signs, remember that you’re not necessarily giving up o...
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Living With Infertility? 5 Tips for Women Over 40

Living with infertility requires grit and grace — especially for women over 40 who believed they’d have children one day. What do you need to enter the second half of life as an infertile woman? How do you live happily with infertility when you always planned to have a family? I celebrated my 40th birthday several years ago; I’ve been living with infertility for almost 10 years. I remember asking “How do I live with infertility as a woman over 40?” Only recently did I discover the five questions...
Tags: Health, Jesus, Christian, Infertility, Jesus Christ, Coping With Childlessness, Couples Coping With Infertility, Infertility Depression, Emotional Issues Of Infertility, Infertile Couples, Infertility Stress, Coping With Infertility, Depression & Anxiety, Hope & Acceptance, Infertile Women


5 Tips for Overcoming Infertility Stress and Increasing Pregnancy Chances

Even if infertility stress doesn’t decrease your pregnancy chances, it sure takes the fun out of trying to get pregnant! These tips for overcoming the stress of fertility treatments, ovulation monitoring, temperature charting, and scheduled romps in the hay are from doctors and research studies. Doesn’t that just make you want to get pregnant faster? It does me! One of the best ways to overcome the stress of trying to get pregnant is visualization with relaxing music. Heartstrings: Visualizat...
Tags: Health, Pregnancy, Emotional Health, Infertility, Hunter, Natural Health, Stress Management Tips, Faith & Perseverance, Overcoming Infertility Stress, Julia Hunter, Infertility Help, Depression & Anxiety, Hope & Acceptance, Infertility Treatments, Increasing Pregnancy Chances, Fabrizio Mancini