In Search of Fatherhood: A Male's Experience of Infertility
When it comes to challenges around getting (and staying) pregnant, so often the focus and support is geared toward the woman. There are an abundance of support groups, books, and resources to help women overcome the challenging feelings that accompany unsuccessfully becoming pregnant.
But, as we all know, it takes two to make a baby, and rarely is the support and attention channeled toward men during periods of infertility.
In this post, we’ll explore what men go through during infertility with their partners, and offer some recommendations on how men can better cope alongside their partner during this challenging time.
Playing the Supportive Role
First off, supporting a woman ...