Love: How To Overcome Infertility And Save Your Relationship

YourTango Expert Hillary Goldsher explains how you may be unintentionally neglecting your partner.

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Are you and your significant other having trouble conceiving a child? Is it starting to take a toll on your relationship?


In this video, psychotherapist and YourTango Expert Dr. Hillary Goldsher explains that infertility can be traumatic for a couple. "I think what people don't realize is how devastating this is psychologically," she says. "People are so focused on the medical piece of getting pregnant — the procedures, the medications, the doctor appointments, etc. — that they forget to check in with themselves and see how they're doing psychologically." For couples in this situation, she suggests one thing that can make a difference.

Want to learn more? Check out the video above.