Meet nine girlfriends who've been through infertility treatment (IT) and will make your IT easier by sharing what they learned. This is a candid, humorous description of what treatment is like from the patient's perspective and isn't that what you really care about?
- balance your life;
- handle the shots;
- ride the hormone roller coaster;
- play doctor roulette;
- cope with baby showers and pregnant friends;
- keep the warmth in sex-on-schedule;
- and add some laughter to the tears.
Here's what others have to say about The Girlfriends Infertility Treatment Companion:
"Elizabeth Dellenbaugh's book is an absolute must-read if you want to overcome infertilty and keep your sanity. Packed with practical recommendations, The Girlfriends' Infertility Treatment Companion is a sure bet to keep you on the road to parenthood."
--Matthew McQuaid, DPM, author of A Spiritual Path to Overcoming Infertility
"Elizabeth Dellenbaugh deciphers infertility treatment with sensitivity and style. The girlfriends' advice and practical tips on how to get through treatment while still having a life can't be found anywhere else."
-- Theresa, infertility patient, Washington, DC
"It teaches you what you need to know and still makes you laugh ... explains the science in easy-to-understand terms, and addresses many personal, practical, and emotional issues your doctors don't."
-- B.J., infertility patient - Medical universalBilling.com company, New York, NY
"Elizabeth (Lissy) Dellenbaugh's book fills an important niche. I hope every patient going through infertility therapy will take the time to read and use this book as his or her companion. And I hope every patient reading it will give it to her or his infertility care providers to remind us of what you, our patients, experience."
--Dr. Robert J. Stillman, M.D., FACOG, Shady Grove Fertility Center