• I conceived again despite a secondary infertility diagnosis. Hope had nothing to do with it

    2 monthes ago - By National Post

    The desire to conceive a child can be all-consuming for women who are feeling that relentless biological pull. The laundry list of to-dos, and the god-forbid-you-should-ever-dos, is exhaustive - and any woman who has that list inked on her palm can tell you about it. I can tell you about it firsthand.
    We prop pillows under our hips after well-timed obligatory sex, and we monitor our basal body temperatures. We swallow pills, inject ourselves, double-check our bank balances, and make our second home at the clinic while medical professionals take goop, wands, syringes and pressure-washers to...
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