Despite the bodily impact, fertility treatments have on women and men - depending on the medical intervention - the psychological impact is extensive.
Being confronted with infertility usually leads to depression, anxiety, emotional, and physical exhaustion of both partners. Completely normal in a situation so extraordinary and very common to feel in the process of IVF. Yet, it’s a lonely place, even if it’s everyone experiencing it, going through the process of IVF or being confronted with any other infertility treatments. That’s why it’s important to share the ups and downs of life under reproductive treatments, yet in a humble way! It’s important to provide genuine insight, rather than attention seeking behavior.
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