It’s possible that the hardest part of IVF is the waiting

If you’re unfamiliar with the IVF process — and, really, why would you be familiar? — basically there’s a starting process of a few days, then about 10–12 days of female injections, then an egg retrieval, and at “egg retrieval” (which surprisingly takes about 45 minutes all-in), you start working with numbers, i.e. “We got 20 eggs” or “We got 10 eggs.” Then they attempt to take the sperm and…

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