Chrissy Teigen goes for IVF again; don’t ask about pregnancy

Chrissy Teigen on trying IVF again

After sharing about the devastating loss of her 20-week pregnancy in September 2020, Chrissy Teigen is going for IVF again, and she is transparent, open, and positive as we expect her to be. The mother-of-two put out a candid post on Instagram on February 20th, sharing: “I wanted to let you guys know I’m balls deep in another IVF cycle to save as many eggos as I possibly can and hopefully… Read More

Khloe Kardashian’s surrogacy challenges

Pregnant Khloe Kardashian with Tristan Thompson

Khloe Kardashian’s surrogacy plans did not go quite as well as she’d expected, she revealed during a June 2021 reunion episode of Keeping Up With The Kardashians. “I did have one [surrogate] and then it fell through,” the reality star told host Andy Cohen, explaining that COVID was also responsible for her situation. “There are so many tests they have to do and all these things. So, I’m still on that… Read More

Emma Bunton’s Endometriosis diagnosis & subsequent pregnancies

Emma Bunton with husband and sons

Emma Bunton’s endometriosis diagnosis at the age of 25 left her heartbroken and scared as the doctors told her she might not be able to have children. “It broke my heart,” the former Spice Girl told Rochelle Humes as part of the new AOL Original series, Being Mum. “It literally broke my heart and I was frightened.” Fortunately for her, the singer was able to get pregnant and is now a… Read More

Paris Hilton’s IVF announcement criticised

Paris Hiltons IVF

Paris Hilton recently disclosed her plans to start a family with boyfriend Carter Reum and the couple is currently undergoing invitro fertilization with the same doctor, who performed Kim Kardashian’s IVF treatment. Although celebrities coming out about their infertility and treatments are usually lauded, Paris Hilton’s IVF disclosure hasn’t gone down well with many people. “We have been doing the IVF so I can pick twins if I like,” Hilton… Read More

Meghan Markle’s miscarriage & the grief it caused

Meghan Harry and their son Archie

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry lost their second child shortly after he was conceived. The Duchess of Sussex talked about this painful chapter of their lives in an essay she wrote for the New York times. Meghan Markle’s miscarriage happened in July of 2019, when the couple was still living with the Royals in the UK. She recounts that morning she picked up little Archie from his crib, changed his… Read More

Lena Dunham’s IVF essay receives flak

Lena Dunham IVF story

Lena Dunham’s IVF story resonated with a lot of women, but many are also critical of her views of the online infertility community, which they found to be ‘judgemental’ and ‘condescending’. The American actor-producer opened up about her fertility problems including endometriosis and IVF failure, as she penned a rather vulnerable essay for Harper’s Magazine. Most celebrities are lauded for sharing such a personal struggle on any public platform, but… Read More

Chuck Wicks’ infertility struggle & the journey to parenthood

Chuck Wicks infertility to parenthood

After trying to conceive for months, Chuck Wicks and his wife, Kasi Morstad, realized that something was not quite right and decided to seek medical intervention. Investigations revealed that their parenthood dreams were being choked by male infertility. Kasi and Chuck Wicks’ infertility struggle eventually resulted in a pregnancy and the joyous couple is expecting a baby boy in December 2020. Now that they are through the difficult phase of… Read More

Hugh Jackman on Failed IVFs, Miscarriages, and Adoption

Hugh Jackman with wife and children

Even though Hugh Jackman and his wife, Deborra-Lee Furness, were always prepared for adoption, they had to go through the despair and disappointment of failed ART treatments before finally embracing the joys of parenthood. Here’s Hugh Jackman on failed IVFs, repeated miscarriages, and the importance of having open discussions on the subject. The pain of suffering a miscarriage is brutal. “Until you go through it, you don’t understand, it’s not… Read More

Gretchen Rossi’s IVF lessons and tips

Gretchen Rossi IVF baby Skylar

After trying for four years and losing 14 embryos over several IVF cycles, when she finally conceived, Gretchen Rossi thought it was “surreal.” The Real Housewives of Orange County star and her fiancé Slade Smiley brought their daughter into this world on July 10, 2019. They named her Skylar Gray Smiley. Gretchen Rossi’s IVF journey has been discussed in detail earlier. While the couple were grateful for the guidance they… Read More

Anne Hathaway’s Infertility & Conception struggles

Anne Hathaway pregnant and stunning

Anne Hathaway’s infertility journey was challenging and so long that she started to feel tormented even at the sight of any pregnant woman. So, when the Hollywood actor put up that joyful picture of herself with a burgeoning baby bump to announce her second pregnancy, she felt it was also important to share the miserable story that brought her to that point. “For everyone going through infertility and conception hell,… Read More