Deciding to stop treatment

Most couples find that being on the IVF program has some negative effects on their sex life, job, career and financial situation. In spite of this many couples keep trying, sometimes over a period of years. Others find the process of IVF too demanding and decide to not pursue treatment if they experience treatment failure.

The most common reason why couples stop treatment is that they're pregnant — a very good reason to stop! But for those who aren't so fortunate, the emotional demands of IVF are a much more common reason for discontinuing treatment than the physical burden of treatment. I talk more about the process of arriving at a decision to stop IVF treatment in Chapter 12.

Pregnancy Guide

Pregnancy Guide

A Beginner's Guide to Healthy Pregnancy. If you suspect, or know, that you are pregnant, we ho pe you have already visited your doctor. Presuming that you have confirmed your suspicions and that this is your first child, or that you wish to take better care of yourself d uring pregnancy than you did during your other pregnancies; you have come to the right place.

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