Tagged with birth control pill

Lisa K.

My name is Lisa and my husband’s name is Brian. I am 25, and Brian is 29. We got married in June of 1997 and decided that we would wait to have kids after being married for 5 years. In October 2000 I was diagnosed with endometriosis and advised that if we wanted to have … Continue reading


Every now and then I reflect back on the year 1968, when I was diagnosed with a mole pregnancy (that is what I was told at the time). I thank God for the wonderful doctor I was put in touch with, or I would not be here today. At the time we were new to … Continue reading


I am a 40-year-old mother of five wonderful children and have been married to John for 10 years. We have three children together, and I have two from a previous marriage. I decided last November that I wanted another baby to love, and although John was reluctant to conceive again we both decided to go … Continue reading


In early October 1999, I took a pregnancy test that came up negative. I waited until my period was late, then took another one. It came up faintly positive. On October 23, 1999, I was in a rear-end hit-and-run collision. I went about a week with what seemed like no ill effects to the baby. … Continue reading

Jennifer I.

My husband and I talked about starting a family for quite a long time before reaching a decision. I went through a lot of emotions about when the “time would be right” and whether I was ready to be a mom. It was not something we went into halfheartedly. We really talked about it a … Continue reading