My Story…

baby steps to big dreamsI felt like a failure.  Even with medical assistance I couldn’t complete the one task that my body was created for.    I could have filled buckets with the amount of tears I cried.  There were so many questions that no one could answer.

Why was I broken?   Why couldn’t anyone find and fix the cause of our infertility?

Why did doctors keep treating me with drugs and medications before identifying the exact cause of my problem?

I was angry; not at myself, but with doctors who had been treating me like a one woman drug trial.

The diagnosis of unexplained infertility infuriated me! Doctors whispered the word infertility in soft voices as they suggested I pump my body with even more of the same hormones that made me violently ill. They told me IVF was the only way I would ever have a baby.

A friend suggested that I see her doctor, who practiced NaPro technology.  It was one of the best decisions of my life. He diagnosed me with endometriosis, a disease which affects fertility as well as a woman’s overall health.  I had a laparoscopy to remove the endo, and began the long process of getting healthy enough to conceive.

Eleven months my surgery, we succeeded!  We conceived a child.  We were elated. Read more about Baby Steps and Tears

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