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The Long-Awaited Stork: A Guide to Parenting After Infertility, Revised Edition

The Long-Awaited Stork: A Guide to Parenting After Infertility, Revised Edition

Ellen Sarasohn Glazer

ISBN: 978-0-787-94053-9

Mar 1998

368 pages

Select type: Paperback

$36.00

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Parenting After Infertility

Parents who have wondered about the long term impact of infertility on their self image will find the answers in this insightful book.
--Lois Melina, author of Raising Adopted Children and Making Sense of Adoption

Finally, here's a book that's sensitive and responsive to the unique emotional experience of parenting after a long, ardous course of infertility diagnosis and treatment. The Long-Awaited Stork gives you all the information, advice, and support you need to adjust to and cope with the special problems of parenting after infertility.

Preparation for Parenthood.

Pregnancy After Infertility.

The Arrival.

Settling into Parenthood.

The Preschool Years.

Kindergarten and Beyond.

Latency Age.

Adolescence.

The Legacy of Infertility: One Family's Story.

Domestic Adoption.

International Adoption.

Raising Biological and Adopted Children.

Donor Insemination.

Surrogacy and Gestational Care.

Ovum Donation.

The Assisted Reproductive Technologies.

Multiple Births.

Only Children After Infertility.

Special-Needs Children.

Some Closing Thoughts.