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  • 01:03

    Conquering Infertility

    in Health

    How to overcome infertility and get pregnant. 


    Host Dawn Davenport, Executive Director of Creating a Family, the national infertility & adoption education and support nonprofit, interviews Dr. Ali Domar, a leading expert in mind/body medicine, Director of the Mind/Body Center for Women's Health at Boston IVF, and Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology at Harvard Medical School.


    For a discussion of this show, go to our blog tomorrow http://creatingafamily.org/blog/. 


    Creating a Family has many free resources related to this topic on our website at www.CreatingaFamily.org. 


    If you enjoyed this show, we would very much appreciate you leaving us a review on iTunes. Either go to this website (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/id266386337) or if you have iTunes on your phone, tablet or computer, simply type in "Creating a Family", click on Ratings/Reviews, and click on the # of stars. It only takes a moment and it really helps others find us. Thanks.


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  • 00:57

    How to Treat Infertility in Women Younger than 35

    in Parents

    Host Dawn Davenport, Executive Director of Creating a Family, the national infertility & adoption education and support nonprofit, interviews two leading infertility doctors on how best to treat infertility in women under 35.


    For a discussion of this show, go to our blog tomorrow http://creatingafamily.org/blog/. 


    If you enjoyed this show, please leave us a review on iTunes. Either go to this website (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/id266386337) or if you have iTunes on your phone, tablet or computer, simply type in "Creating a Family", click on Ratings/Reviews. THANKS!


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  • 00:52

    2 Great Adoption/Infertility Books for the Holidays

    in Parents

    Host Dawn Davenport, Executive Director of Creating a Family, the national infertility & adoption education and support nonprofit, interviews Tom Lamarr, author of Geezer Dad and Jillian Lauren, author of Everything You Ever Wanted.


    For a discussion of this show, go to our blog tomorrow http://creatingafamily.org/blog/. 


    Creating a Family has many free resources related to this topic on our website at www.CreatingaFamily.org. 


    If you enjoyed this show, we would very much appreciate you leaving us a review on iTunes. Thanks.


     


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  • 01:04

    Understanding & Coming to Terms with the Pain of Infertility/Miscarriage

    in Health

    The pain of infertility and miscarriage is different from other grief and in some ways these differences make it harder to cope. 


    Host Dawn Davenport, Executive Director of Creating a Family, the national infertility & adoption education and support nonprofit, interviews Dr. Ken Doka, professor at The College of New Rochelle, Senior Consultant to the Hospice Foundation of America and the the author of Disenfranchised Grief; and Kris Faasse, Director of Adoption for Bethany Christian Services, who has many years of experience counseling pre and post adoptive parents dealing with the grief of infertility and miscarriage.


    Creating a Family has many free resources related to this topic on our website at www.CreatingaFamily.org. 


    If you enjoyed this show, we would very much appreciate you leaving us a review on iTunes. Either go to this website (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/id266386337) or if you have iTunes on your phone, tablet or computer, simply type in "Creating a Family", click on Ratings/Reviews, and click on the # of stars. It only takes a moment and it really helps others find us. Thanks.


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  • 01:05

    Loans for Infertility Treatment

    in Health

    Having trouble paying for your fertility treatment? Are you considering borrowing money to pay for treatment? Host Dawn Davenport will be talking with representatives of the leading lending entities that lend specifically for paying for infertility treatment. You must listen to this show if you are considering taking out a loan for fertility treatment.


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    More Creating a Family resources on paying for infertility treatment can be found here.

  • 00:37

    Hypnosis for Infertility

    in Self Help

    Have you done everything to have a child?  


    Are you eating healthy, drinking water, exercising and feeling like this is all you can do - yet you think there is more!


    I bet you anything you are absolutely fed up, and all you can see in front of you is that baby in your arms - it's not happening though.  


    Today's show will talk about how hypnosis can help with infertility. 


    The reasons it can assist, and most importantly what can you do about it.


    Paula Tresintsis author of the No 1 Amazon Best Seller Infertility - It's NOT Your Fault will host this important show for you.


    Paula will go through her own journey, and how what you are going through right now, is NORMAL.


    Tune in til the end for Paula's gift to you.


     


     


     

  • 00:33

    Coping With Infertility

    in Women

    The joy of being a parent is one of the greatest things one can experience in life. But for millions of couples, parenthood is just a dream because of infertility issues. Coping with these issues can be a daily struggle that sometimes leads to sadness, tension, frustration and depression.


    You don't have to struggle alone. If you are suffering with shame, guilt, depression, or anger because of an inability to get pregnant, we want you to call in today and chat with us.


    Our guest, Rachel Eddins, M.Ed., LPC-S, CGP, is here to share the resources and options that are available to help ease the emotional burden for couples who are trying to cope with infertility. Call in, 646-716-6910 or join us in our LIVE chatroom during the show.


     

  • 01:02

    Coping with Infertility as the Fertile Partner

    in Health

    Is infertility experienced differently by the fertile partner in a relationship? Host Dawn Davenport will interview Dr. Andrea Braverman, a Clinical Associate Professor with a joint appointment in the Department of OB/Gyn and Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University.  Since 1985, Dr. Braverman has worked as a health psychologist with a specialty in infertility counseling, third party reproduction and medical health management issues. infertility, male infertility, egg donation, sperm donor, egg donor, adoption


    Blog summary of the show and highlights can be found here:
     
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    Highlights 
     
    More Creating a Family resources on donor coping with infertility can be found here.

  • 01:02

    Grants for Infertility Treatment: Affording IVF

    in Health

    Are grants available to help pay for fertility treatment? How do you apply and what are the granting organizations looking for. Host Dawn Davenport will interview Lisa Duran, Director of Pay it Forward Fertility Foundation, a non profit organization that assists couples in paying for fertility treatments not covered by health insurance; and Dr. Camille Hammond, Director of the Tinina Q. Cade Foundation, which provides grants to assist needy infertile families.


     


    Blog summary of the show and highlights can be found here:
     
    Blog summary of the show
     
    Highlights
     
    More Creating a Family resources on affording IVF can be found here.

  • 00:34

    Dealing with Infertility: Heather and Dan Smith

    in Psychology

    Infertility is a challenge that tests the resilience of many couples. Heather and Dan will share their story--the issues they faced, how they sustained their resilience, and what they have learned that might be helpful to others.

  • 01:05

    Psychosocial and Emotional Aspects of Infertility and Infant Loss

    in Health

    Psychotherapist Helen Adrienne is back on CureTalks to discuss how mind-body therapies can help heal and overcome the emotional trauma usually associated with infertility. In the previous episode, the panel discussed how tested mind-body techniques can help with the guilt and depression of infertility. We continue our discussion with Helen, with a focus on infant loss and discover ways to kill the emptiness that comes along with infertility or with loss of a baby, and move on to bring out the creativity in us while waiting for the miracle to happen.


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