Secondary Infertility: What It Means and How Joanne Verkuilen Dealt With It

Secondary Infertility: What It Means and How Joanne Verkuilen Dealt With It

For families who have one or more children but who are – for any multitude of reasons – struggling to have another child, secondary infertility is just as devastating and difficult as any infertility diagnosis. Secondary infertility is the inability to conceive a child naturally after successfully giving birth to one or more children without the help of assisted reproductive technology (ART) or other fertility treatments.

“It Could Have Taken So Much Longer for Us to Conceive Without Mira”

“It Could Have Taken So Much Longer for Us to Conceive Without Mira”

This year has been a rocky road, but even through uncertainty, MIRAcles did happen. One of our customers – Curtina B. from California – gave birth to her baby boy this September. Read on her success story to find out how Mira helped Curtina to overcome her fertility issues and get pregnant without waiting the traditional year to begin testing at the doctor’s office.

New Year’s Resolutions: How to Prepare for Pregnancy

New Year’s Resolutions: How to Prepare for Pregnancy

When it comes to preparing for pregnancy, there are many factors to consider. While this can be a fun and exciting season of life, it’s important to consider factors such as nutrition, your mental and physical health, ensuring you are up to date on research and are also prepared to experience potential bumps along the way while trying to conceive.

Progesterone & Periods: How Is It Connected?

Progesterone & Periods: How Is It Connected?

Progesterone plays an important role in regulating your monthly cycle and preparing your body for conception. If you are using progesterone treatments, you will be wondering about the effects of this hormone on your cycle and when changes can be expected. This post will explore the role progesterone plays, what it does for your body, where it comes from, and the different ways it can affect your period.

Do You Ovulate on Birth Control? What to Expect from Your Body

Do You Ovulate on Birth Control? What to Expect from Your Body

If you have been taking hormonal birth control for a while, you might be curious about how it is affecting your body. Maybe you are concerned about some side effects you are experiencing and want to change methods — or perhaps you are thinking about going off birth control altogether so you can conceive. Whatever the case, here is what you can expect from your body and your ovulation when taking (and stopping) birth control.