Author Archives: Sara

About Sara

I am a 30-something momma of two with a history of recurrent pregnancy loss. After receiving no answers from "regular" fertility specialists, I discovered that there is a pioneering field of fertility testing and treatment called Reproductive Immunology. The American College of OB-GYN's still does not recognize this field, but I felt strongly that women needed to know there might still be answers for them. I started a website to inform and encourage others to be their own advocates.

the new website

Well, after much brainstorming (and brain-clogging), talking to friends, and writing down idea after idea on paper. I finally came up with a name for my new website: ReproRenegade.com.  It seems my little sassy joke of a signature the other … Continue reading

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Starbucks gift card winner!

I am happy to announce (and I apologize for the delay) that Kim S. is the winner of the Starbucks gift card giveaway! Kim, I really liked the idea of using “Beyond Dead Ends” somewhere in the blog concept.  I … Continue reading

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why “reproductive immunology”?

Did it happen?  Did your eyes glaze over yet?  Hang in there with me — I want to make this relatively painless! If you’re not a science person, that’s OK.  I just want to make a distinction here between what … Continue reading

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Starbucks gift card giveaway – enter here!

All right.  Here’s what it is, folks. I’ve been driving myself bat stuff crazy for two days straight trying to come up with a name for a new website.  I need help! That’s where you come in, and enter also … Continue reading

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15 vials of blood

I think it was 15, anyway.  After the technician drew my blood on Wednesday, I definitely had a stack of 10 vials of blood sitting there.  My husband had about 5 – honestly, I didn’t count, but it was a … Continue reading

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more new york, or, why I always bring maps

Two weeks ago, my husband and I thought we were soooo funny as we slammed AAA for being an institution of the past.  “Like, who needs a TripTik anymore, you know?  I have this thing called Google.  And a GPS.  … Continue reading

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“we will find it” – the new york journey

“You have loosed my sackcloth and clothed me with gladness.”  (Psalm 30:11)   What a wonderful trip to New York we had.  I have to admit, I was a little apprehensive about the idea a week or two ago, given … Continue reading

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