Word Up Wednesday: Infertilibuddy

Word Up Wednesday: Infertilibuddy

So, maybe this word isn’t in your fertility clinic’s brochure. Maybe it’s not “in the dictionary.” And, maybe we made it up. (At least, we think we did. If you feel like you did, we promise this is just a happy coincidence and not us...
Word Up Wednesday: PUPO

Word Up Wednesday: PUPO

PUPO: Pregnant Until Proven Otherwise. We all about that positive mindset, y’all. PUPO is a term and statement used by the infertility world during the dreaded two week wait after IVF, IUI or a frozen embryo transfer (FET) has gone down. PUPO is aimed at keeping moral...
Word Up Wednesday: Endometriosis

Word Up Wednesday: Endometriosis

As if there were not enough societal pressures placed on THE WOMB, there is endometriosis. Also known as endo, this is a condition when the tissue similar to the lining of the uterus/womb goes outside of the uterus. Endo affects more than 11% of American women between...
Word Up Wednesday: Semen Analysis

Word Up Wednesday: Semen Analysis

Alright, guys. If you’ve been watching your lady go through test after test and you’re thinking “How can I be supportive while also getting a *different* task off of my to do list all in one fell swoop?”, then semen analysis just might be for...