My answer to the Fantasy of Fertility

An OP-ED piece in the September 12 edition of the New York Times blasts the fertility “business.” It is by two women who failed IVF treatments and wrote books about their experience and I chalk it up to sour grapes. Here is my response in a Letter to the editor of the New York Times (fourth letter down) published September 17th.

One response to “My answer to the Fantasy of Fertility

  1. I went through 4 IVF cycles (3 different clinics, 2 states, and 4 pregnancy losses-one in the second trimester) before I had my twin boys when I was 34. Not everyone has that outcome, or is able and/or wants to go through that, but there are many options for building a family. I hope women don’t get discouraged; there is often hope.

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