Our Misconception


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Motherhood has no set definition in this day and age because the modern family has evolved. It’s much more open-ended than the singular idea of having to carry your baby after conceiving through intercourse “naturally.” There are several different options and ways in which children can come into your life. Once we accept this fact and shift the focus towards being the best parent possible, it becomes much easier to build your family. 

In this episode, you'll hear Candace Wohl talk about this concept and her challenging path that led her to be a mom. 

Candace and her husband launched a blog called, Our Misconception, which gives perspective from both the male and female on the daily struggles that stem from infertility. Their road was long, filled with six IUIs, several IVFs, two cancer diagnoses, unexplained infertility, an attempt to adopt, and a gestational carrier. Everything about this journey was complex and emotional, but at the end of it all, Candace found motherhood when she opened a door that she had previously kept closed. 

Guest: Candace Wohl, Our Misconception Blog

Host: Dan Bulger

Check out Candace and her husband’s blog through their website and Instagram

For more information, visit Progyny’s Podcast page and Progyny’s Education page for more resources. 

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Have a question, comment, or want to share your story? Email us at thisisinfertility@progyny.com. 

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