Stress. Disbelief. Shame. Anxiousness. Depression.
Receiving an infertility diagnosis may bring on a slew of emotions. Feeling robbed of a dream, the impact of receiving an infertility diagnosis on your mental health can be profound, especially as friends announce their pregnancy or invite you to yet another gender reveal party.
Feelings of grief and loss are common. The toll on your relationship with your partner can be overwhelming; ultimately, your mental health and even your faith can deteriorate. The question then becomes, what are you going to do to take care of yourself?