Women's Issues

In Search of Fertility

Victoria Hopewell

In Search of Fertility – Infertility, Prematurity, and Depression

Guest: Kelly K. Damron, mother of twin daughters born prematurely in 2004. She is Co-Chair of the 2008 Family Teams Committee for March for Babies (formerly known as WalkAmerica) and author of the book Tiny Toes: A Couple’s Journey Through Infertility, Prematurity, and Depression.

Description: Infertility treatments can increase the risk of having a premature infant and are correlated with an increased risk of Depression. Join Victoria Hopewell, author of Grade A Baby Eggs an Infertility Memoir, as she talks with Kelly Damron author of “Tiny Toes: A Couple’s Journey Through Infertility, Prematurity, and Depression”. Kelly is the mother of premature twins conceived through IVF. She also suffered from Post Pardum Depression. Listen in as Victoria and Kelly discuss the issues related to both infertility treatments and overcoming the depression that can keep you from enjoying your new baby.