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Ten Things Not to Say to Someone Struggling with Infertility
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What should you say to someone struggling with infertility?


What's the best way to support them? To let them know you care without overstepping?

To sympathize while encouraging hope? It isn't always easy or obvious, especially since infertility isn't something that's often talked about. This video, created in collaboration with a panel of individuals struggling with infertility themselves, aims to shed light on how the loved ones of those struggling with infertility can best provide support and comfort.

Learn more about this project here.

For those experiencing infertility

Information and resources are available for individuals experiencing infertility. 

For those supporting others

If you are unsure how to best support someone in your life, is this is the place to be. 

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To share your experience with infertility or what you wish you had said to your loved one with infertility, do so here.

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Read our blog to learn more about our research focused on the psychological impact of infertility.

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I have a lot of friends who mean well, and they just keep saying it'll happen...I just don't know what they want me to say to that… I feel like if I talk to them about it, they're just gonna be like, ‘Oh just stay positive’.


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