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What NOT to say to your friend or family member struggling with family building…

From UIRC Therapist, Annie Hamilton Approximately 1 in 8 couples struggle with infertility (RESOLVE, 2019), although some studies show that this number could be higher. With infertility rates going up, it is more likely than not that you know someone who is struggling with infertility (or several people). The stress and grief of infertility can be difficult to understand when you haven’t personally been through it, making it hard to know what to say or how to support these friends or family members. To put things into perspective, Alice Domar, Ph.D has conducted studies that show a woman going through fertility treatments experiences stress levels similar to those of a cancer patient. Keep r

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