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Off-Broadway Play about Infertility: “He’s Having a Baby”

December 14th, 2007
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It is not often that I wish I lived in New York. I am a Southern gal through and through and enjoy the milder temperatures of the South. However, my geographical location is causing me to miss out on seeing an interesting off-Broadway play about infertility. I hope that some of my readers can check [...]

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Portrayal of Infertile Couples on Television

November 16th, 2007
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Infertility is a topic that comes up quite a bit on television shows. While fertility procedures are stressful and emotionally painful for those going through them, the procedures can be portrayed quite comically by the entertainment industry. Take the television show Coach as an example. Their fertility treatment episodes aired before I went through fertility [...]

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The King of Queens Series Finale

May 25th, 2007
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The series finale of The King of Queens aired last week. I saved the time and date and made plans to watch the show with my husband which is no easy task with our schedules. While watching the show, I started dreading where it was going. By the end of the show I was disappointed. [...]

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No Baby On Board site – Movies

May 3rd, 2007
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Movies Regarding Infertility from No Baby On Board When I was going through our infertility, I stayed away from anything in the media that even suggested talking about the situation that I was in. I remember the weekend that we were waiting to find out results, I deliberately picked out the movie Snow Dogs to [...]

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Anna Nicole Smith

February 8th, 2007
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Tonight after work my husband came home and told me about the death of Anna Nicole Smith. I had heard on the television and through the internet that she had collapsed and had been taken to the hospital. I did not know that she had passed away. I was saddened and shocked by the news. [...]

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Miracle Babies And Questions

February 5th, 2007
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This past month in a magazine article that featured one couple’s infertility, the title described their child as the “Miracle Child”. I can’t find the article on line to reference to it, so I’ll just leave it vague. The article was somewhat typical, yet the cover title doesn’t sit well with me. The magazine sits [...]

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Youtube Ultrasounds

January 18th, 2007
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If you are dealing with infertility and want to torture yourself along the lines of “A Baby Story”, or if you are dealing with infertility but are currently in an optomistic mood, check out www.youtube.com Into the search space, type in ultrasound. And then sit back to watch the results pour in. I just ran [...]

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Time To Avoid The Newspaper Again

January 16th, 2007
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I don’t know how wide spread this activity is, but it is a big deal here in the small town where I live. It is called “The Beautiful Babies of 2006″. It has been running every year for at least 15 years. It is a paid for insert that runs on a Sunday in January. [...]

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International Infertility Film Festival

January 9th, 2007
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If you are currently blogging, journaling or at all in the process of sharing your story of infertility and pregnancy loss, here might be another outlet for you. Known as the International Infertility Film Festival, an idea created by Bea over on blogspot. The concept is for anyone who would like to share about infertility [...]

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Let’s Hope That This Is Only A Sick Joke

November 27th, 2006
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A couple of days ago two people reported to San Diego police an ad on Craigslist offering up a free baby. The ad said, The copy given to police says: “Free baby boy to good home. My ex-girlfriend had him a few weeks ago, but now he just sits in my closet and cries. I’m [...]

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