Fertility Foundation of Texas

Fertility Foundation of Texas

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People can be SO unaware sometimes.

PLEASE NOTE: NO ONE SHOULD EVER ASK A WOMAN IF SHE IS PREGNANT.

#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas
“Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering 'it will be happier'...”

~ Alfred Lord Tennyson

#fertilityjourney #infertilityjourney #mondaymotivation #motivationmonday
Infertility affects 1 in 8 couples worldwide. But in the last 40 years, more than 5 million babies have been born using in vitro fertilization (IVF). How does it work? Nassim Assefi and Brian A. Levine detail the science behind making a baby in a lab.

#IVF #invitr #fertilitytreatment #fertilityjourney #infertilitytreatment #infertility #fertility #IVF #InVitroFertilization
Corie Hess walked into the obstetrics unit, shaking. She was terrified. The COVID-19 pandemic was raging, she was entering the hospital alone, and the last time she had been pregnant, she'd had a miscarriage and almost died.

#miscarriageawareness #miscarriagematters #miscarriage #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas
“The more you feed your mind with positive thoughts, the more you can attract great things into your life.”
~ Roy T. Bennett

#motivationmonday #mondaymotivation #infertility #infertilityjourney #infertilitytreatment #fertility #fertilityjourney #fertilitytreatment
Have a lovely Christmas! May the excitement of this season stretch into the New Year!
Here’s the single biggest piece of advice from a licensed professional counselor: It’s important to be patient with yourself and show yourself compassion.

#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas
“I will not cause pain without allowing something new to be born.”

~ Isaiah 66:9

#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas #motivationmonday #mondaymotivation
IUI and IVF are both treatments that can help you get pregnant when there is an abnormal semen analysis. How do you know when to pick one or the other?

#IVF #IUI #invitrofertilization #intrauterineinsemination #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas
Festive! Food! Fun! Friends! Family! It’s the holiday season. For most, it’s the most wonderful time of the year, but for those struggling with fertility issues, the holidays can be filled with anxiety, stress, and sadness.

If you resonate with any of this, you are not alone. Here is the advice I am giving to myself.

#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas
“Do not lose hope. For after the storm, there is sunshine.”

~Unknown

#motivationmonday #mondaymotivation #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas
Infertility is the inability of a person, animal or plant to reproduce by natural means. In humans, infertility is the inability to become pregnant after one year of in*******se without contraception involving a male and female partner. This is an infertility 101 video.

#infertility #infertilitystruggles #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

The Fertility Foundation of Texas is a nonprofit tax-exempt organization created to raise funds & award grants to qualifying Infertility patients in Central Texas, to create public awareness and to fund research.

Please see website for more details! The Fertility Foundation of Texas provides grants to patients in Central Texas seeking treatment for infertility. The foundation also provides education and support for employers looking for information on providing coverage for their employees.

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The Stupid Things People Say - Fertility Foundation of Texas 01/05/2022

The Stupid Things People Say - Fertility Foundation of Texas

People can be SO unaware sometimes.

PLEASE NOTE: NO ONE SHOULD EVER ASK A WOMAN IF SHE IS PREGNANT.

#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

The Stupid Things People Say - Fertility Foundation of Texas The stupid things people say, some are innocent while others are outrageous! People need to be sensitive and considerate of other's feelngs.

01/03/2022

“Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering 'it will be happier'...”

~ Alfred Lord Tennyson

#fertilityjourney #infertilityjourney #mondaymotivation #motivationmonday

“Hope smiles from the threshold of the year to come, whispering 'it will be happier'...”

~ Alfred Lord Tennyson

#fertilityjourney #infertilityjourney #mondaymotivation #motivationmonday

How in vitro fertilization (IVF) works - Nassim Assefi and Brian A. Levine 12/31/2021

How in vitro fertilization (IVF) works - Nassim Assefi and Brian A. Levine

Infertility affects 1 in 8 couples worldwide. But in the last 40 years, more than 5 million babies have been born using in vitro fertilization (IVF). How does it work? Nassim Assefi and Brian A. Levine detail the science behind making a baby in a lab.

#IVF #invitr #fertilitytreatment #fertilityjourney #infertilitytreatment #infertility #fertility #IVF #InVitroFertilization

How in vitro fertilization (IVF) works - Nassim Assefi and Brian A. Levine View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-to-make-a-baby-in-a-lab-nassim-assefi-and-brian-a-levineInfertility affects 1 in 8 couples worldwide. But in ...

No one listened when Corie nearly bled to death miscarrying. Now she fights for other moms 12/29/2021

No one listened when Corie nearly bled to death miscarrying. Now she fights for other moms

Corie Hess walked into the obstetrics unit, shaking. She was terrified. The COVID-19 pandemic was raging, she was entering the hospital alone, and the last time she had been pregnant, she'd had a miscarriage and almost died.

#miscarriageawareness #miscarriagematters #miscarriage #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

No one listened when Corie nearly bled to death miscarrying. Now she fights for other moms Corie Hess' experience almost dying sparked in her a passion for maternal mental health care.

12/27/2021

“The more you feed your mind with positive thoughts, the more you can attract great things into your life.”
~ Roy T. Bennett

#motivationmonday #mondaymotivation #infertility #infertilityjourney #infertilitytreatment #fertility #fertilityjourney #fertilitytreatment

“The more you feed your mind with positive thoughts, the more you can attract great things into your life.”
~ Roy T. Bennett

#motivationmonday #mondaymotivation #infertility #infertilityjourney #infertilitytreatment #fertility #fertilityjourney #fertilitytreatment

12/25/2021

Merry Christmas

Have a lovely Christmas! May the excitement of this season stretch into the New Year!

Single Biggest Piece of Advice from an LPC - Fertility Foundation of Texas 12/22/2021

Single Biggest Piece of Advice from an LPC - Fertility Foundation of Texas

Here’s the single biggest piece of advice from a licensed professional counselor: It’s important to be patient with yourself and show yourself compassion.

#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

Single Biggest Piece of Advice from an LPC - Fertility Foundation of Texas Infertility is going to be one of the most difficult challenges you can go through. Here's the single biggest piece of advice from an LPC.

12/20/2021

“I will not cause pain without allowing something new to be born.”

~ Isaiah 66:9

#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas #motivationmonday #mondaymotivation

“I will not cause pain without allowing something new to be born.”

~ Isaiah 66:9

#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas #motivationmonday #mondaymotivation

IUI vs IVF for s***m problems: 5 ways to decide 12/17/2021

IUI vs IVF for s***m problems: 5 ways to decide

IUI and IVF are both treatments that can help you get pregnant when there is an abnormal semen analysis. How do you know when to pick one or the other?

#IVF #IUI #invitrofertilization #intrauterineinsemination #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

IUI vs IVF for s***m problems: 5 ways to decide IUI and IVF are both treatments that can help you get pregnant when there is an abnormal semen analysis. How do you know when to pick one or the other? Dr Ra...

Struggling with Fertility Issues: Advice I Am Giving to Myself - Fertility Foundation of Texas 12/15/2021

Struggling with Fertility Issues: Advice I Am Giving to Myself - Fertility Foundation of Texas

Festive! Food! Fun! Friends! Family! It’s the holiday season. For most, it’s the most wonderful time of the year, but for those struggling with fertility issues, the holidays can be filled with anxiety, stress, and sadness.

If you resonate with any of this, you are not alone. Here is the advice I am giving to myself.

#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

Struggling with Fertility Issues: Advice I Am Giving to Myself - Fertility Foundation of Texas Struggling with Fertility Issues: Here is the advice I am giving to myself. If you resonate with any of this, you are not alone.

12/13/2021

“Do not lose hope. For after the storm, there is sunshine.”

~Unknown

#motivationmonday #mondaymotivation #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

“Do not lose hope. For after the storm, there is sunshine.”

~Unknown

#motivationmonday #mondaymotivation #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

Infertility, Causes, Signs and Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment. 12/10/2021

Infertility, Causes, Signs and Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment.

Infertility is the inability of a person, animal or plant to reproduce by natural means. In humans, infertility is the inability to become pregnant after one year of in*******se without contraception involving a male and female partner. This is an infertility 101 video.

#infertility #infertilitystruggles #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

Infertility, Causes, Signs and Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment. nfertility is the inability of a person, animal or plant to reproduce by natural means. It is usually not the natural state of a healthy adult, except notabl...

12/06/2021

“Infertility is this huge emotional roller coaster. If you want in your heart more than anything to have a baby, it’s the hardest thing you will ever go through physically, emotionally, and financially.”
~ Cindy Margolis

#motivationmonday #mondaymotivation #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

“Infertility is this huge emotional roller coaster. If you want in your heart more than anything to have a baby, it’s the hardest thing you will ever go through physically, emotionally, and financially.”
~ Cindy Margolis

#motivationmonday #mondaymotivation #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

How to Support a Friend or Loved One Suffering from Infertility - Fertility Foundation of Texas 12/04/2021

How to Support a Friend or Loved One Suffering from Infertility - Fertility Foundation of Texas

It’s important to let the person going through the infertility communicate how support is most helpful – and to what extent – they are in need. If they want to talk about it, most likely they will bring it up when the timing is right. This is a fragile topic with many layers of emotions. And most friends and family don’t quite understand the depth of that unless they have gone through it as well.

#miscarriage #miscarriagesupport #infertilitytreatment #fertilitystruggles #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

How to Support a Friend or Loved One Suffering from Infertility - Fertility Foundation of Texas When someone is going through infertility, they may have any number of feelings. This is how to support a friend or loved one suffering from infertility.

Chicago fertility clinics pioneer fertility treatment for men | ABC7 Chicago 12/01/2021

Chicago fertility clinics pioneer fertility treatment for men | ABC7 Chicago

Chicago clinics are pioneering a new fertility treatment for men that can help couples get pregnant.

#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #malefertility #maleinfertilitytreatment #maleinfertilityawareness #malefactorinfertility #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

Chicago fertility clinics pioneer fertility treatment for men | ABC7 Chicago Chicago clinics are pioneering a new fertility treatment for men that can help couples get pregnant. Full story: https://abc7chicago.com/fertility-centers-of...

11/29/2021

“I learned that all pain and loss is, in fact, a gift. Having miscarriages taught me that I had to mother myself before I could be a mother to someone else.”
~ Beyonce

#motivationmonday #mondaymotivation #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

“I learned that all pain and loss is, in fact, a gift. Having miscarriages taught me that I had to mother myself before I could be a mother to someone else.”
~ Beyonce

#motivationmonday #mondaymotivation #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

"I am more than my procreative capacity": The public and private grief of infertility 11/26/2021

"I am more than my procreative capacity": The public and private grief of infertility

Author N. Moss West on miscarriage, infertility and "un-tabooing" women's health.

In her memoir, author N. West Moss does indeed share the tale of her experiences with pregnancy loss, hysterectomy and reinvention. But she also does so in way that's self-reflective, intimate and often droll, as she grieves for the cervix "who never did anything to anyone" and grapples with facing a medical odyssey in a world in which "we don't feel like we can admit that we're ever sick, ever tired, ever injured."

#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #miscarriage #miscarriageawareness #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

"I am more than my procreative capacity": The public and private grief of infertility Author N. Moss West on miscarriage, infertility and "un-tabooing" women's health

11/25/2021

Happy Thanksgiving! 🦃

11/22/2021

“The strongest women become the strongest mothers before their children are even conceived.”
~ Anonymous

#strongwomen #strength #mondaymotivation #motivationmonday #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

“The strongest women become the strongest mothers before their children are even conceived.”
~ Anonymous

#strongwomen #strength #mondaymotivation #motivationmonday #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

My father-in-law told me to 'get over' my miscarriage-is it time to cut him out? 11/19/2021

My father-in-law told me to 'get over' my miscarriage-is it time to cut him out?

WE HAVE heard countless horror stories about toxic mothers-in-law, or monster-in-laws, as they have been nicknamed.

But one woman has shared her experience with her rude and “combative” father-in-law. 💔

#miscarriage #miscarriagesupport #miscarriagematters #miscarriageawareness
#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

My father-in-law told me to 'get over' my miscarriage-is it time to cut him out? WE HAVE heard countless horror stories about toxic mothers-in-law, or monster-in-laws, as they have been nicknamed. But one woman has shared her experience with her rude and “combative” father-in-l…

That Awkward Moment - Fertility Foundation of Texas 11/17/2021

That Awkward Moment - Fertility Foundation of Texas

That awkward moment, when that day comes when you run into that person in an unexpected place. What do you do?

#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

That Awkward Moment - Fertility Foundation of Texas That awkward moment when you finally meet someone you know at the doctor's office, having the same fertility struggle as you.

11/15/2021

“If you have a dream, don’t just sit there. Gather courage to believe that you can succeed and leave no stone unturned to make it a reality.”
~ Dr Roopleen

#motivation #motivationmonday #motivationalmonday #mondaymotivation
#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

“If you have a dream, don’t just sit there. Gather courage to believe that you can succeed and leave no stone unturned to make it a reality.”
~ Dr Roopleen

#motivation #motivationmonday #motivationalmonday #mondaymotivation
#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

IVF: More eggs or less? What's best for fresh vs frozen transfer? 11/12/2021

IVF: More eggs or less? What's best for fresh vs frozen transfer?

Are you planning a fresh or a frozen embryo transfer? New evidence shows why you should adjust your strategy for how many eggs are needed to maximize your chance for pregnancy.

#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #ivf #invitrofertilization #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

IVF: More eggs or less? What's best for fresh vs frozen transfer? Are you planning a fresh or a frozen embryo transfer? New evidence shows why you should adjust your strategy for how many eggs are needed to maximize your ch...

When to Start the Conversation with Your Ob/Gyn - Fertility Foundation of Texas 11/10/2021

When to Start the Conversation with Your Ob/Gyn - Fertility Foundation of Texas

We all know about that proverbial biological clock.

“If you’re under 35, and trying for a year without success, talk to your doctor.” Or…

“If you’re over 35, and have been trying for six months without success, talk to your doctor.”

When should you start the conversation with your doctor?

#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

When to Start the Conversation with Your Ob/Gyn - Fertility Foundation of Texas You should start the conversation with your Ob/Gyn early. It’s important to open a dialog with your physician early on if you want children at some point.

11/08/2021

“However bad life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at. Where there’s life, there’s hope.” - Stephen Hawking

#hope #mondaymotivation #MotivationalMonday #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

Infertility: The Hidden Struggle | Jessica Bourke | TEDxDunLaoghaire 11/06/2021

Infertility: The Hidden Struggle | Jessica Bourke | TEDxDunLaoghaire

With fourteen years of clinical experience dealing with fertility issues, Jessica has gained a reputation for helping people to conceive where everything else has failed.

#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

Infertility: The Hidden Struggle | Jessica Bourke | TEDxDunLaoghaire With fourteen years of clinical experience dealing with fertility issues, Jessica has gained a reputation for helping people to conceive where everything els...

Photo of toilet paper, Cheez-Its becomes lesson on support after miscarriage 11/03/2021

Photo of toilet paper, Cheez-Its becomes lesson on support after miscarriage

Describing the help Ashlee Gadd has received from friends and family during her miscarriage, Gadd said she has "surrendered" to letting people help her, and has watched friendships deepen as a result.

#miscarriage #miscarriagesupport #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

Photo of toilet paper, Cheez-Its becomes lesson on support after miscarriage Ashlee Gadd suffered her first miscarriage after three pregnancies.

11/01/2021

“It is only in our darkest hours that we may discover the true strength of the brilliant light within ourselves that can never, ever, be dimmed.”
~Doe Zantamata

#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

“It is only in our darkest hours that we may discover the true strength of the brilliant light within ourselves that can never, ever, be dimmed.”
~Doe Zantamata

#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

IUI vs IVF for s***m problems: 5 ways to decide 10/29/2021

IUI vs IVF for s***m problems: 5 ways to decide

IUI and IVF are both treatments that can help you get pregnant when there is an abnormal semen analysis. How do you know when to pick one or the other? Dr Randy Morris MD-The BOARD CERTIFIED PHYSICIAN fertility expert explains 5 ways you can decide.

#ivf #invitrofertilization #iui #intrauterineinsemination #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

IUI vs IVF for s***m problems: 5 ways to decide IUI and IVF are both treatments that can help you get pregnant when there is an abnormal semen analysis. How do you know when to pick one or the other? Dr Ra...

Insurance = Frustrating - Fertility Foundation of Texas 10/27/2021

Insurance = Frustrating - Fertility Foundation of Texas

Insurance is frustrating especially for the fertility challenged. Infertility benefits should be covered by insurance for everyone.

#infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas #insurance #infertilityinwomen

Insurance = Frustrating - Fertility Foundation of Texas Insurance is frustrating especially for the fertility challenged. Infertility benefits should be covered by insurance for everyone.

Silently Suffering After Pregnancy Loss | Cassandra Blomberg | TEDxSDMesaCollege 10/22/2021

Silently Suffering After Pregnancy Loss | Cassandra Blomberg | TEDxSDMesaCollege

In this powerful and emotional talk, Cassandra Blomberg combines her personal journey through pregnancy loss with research on miscarriage and stillbirth to explain why we need to break the silence surrounding this topic. She explains the emotions women and men may experience during pregnancy loss, how the loss can impact mental health and future children, and what we need to do to better support those going through it.

#miscarriage #miscarriagematters #infertility #fertility #fertilitystruggles #fertilityandbeyond #FertilityFoundationofTexas

Silently Suffering After Pregnancy Loss | Cassandra Blomberg | TEDxSDMesaCollege In this powerful and emotional talk, Cassandra Blomberg combines her personal journey through pregnancy loss with research on miscarriage and stillbirth to e...

Fertility Foundation of Texas

The Fertility Foundation of Texas is a nonprofit tax-exempt organization with a twofold mission: (1) to raise funds and award ONE TIME grants to qualifying uninsured Infertility patients in Central Texas, and (2) to create public awareness that Infertility is a treatable medical condition and that the community as a whole benefits when these patients have access to medical care.

Grants will be awarded twice a year (December/July), as funds permit. All payments will be made directly to the medical provider(s) on behalf of grant recipients. No grant dollars can be used to pay for physician services.

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