When you’re ready for a baby, it’s not always as simple as jumping in the sack with your partner and voilà, job complete. You, or your guy, might be struggling with infertility issues. Maybe you’re part of a same-sex couple. Or perhaps you just want to do the single mom thing.
Whatever the circumstances, more and more women are turning to in vitro fertilization (IVF), a miracle of modern medicine involving a complex series of procedures. In other words: It’s not baby-making the good old-fashioned way, that’s fo’sho. Here’s the DL on IVF, who’s it for and how it actually works.
Whether you’re curious about this fertility phenomenon or have your own experience to share, join the SuperShe discussion we’re having on the realities of IVF.