Books currently available from NISIG
We will be happy to send any of these books out for a P&P fee – please email us for details.
|The Stork Club [on loan]||Imogen Edwards-Jones||‘…personal, moving and hilariously honest memoir of her…attempts to conceive…’|
|Love and Infertility||Kristen Magnacca||‘Survival Strategies for balancing infertility, marriage and life’|
|The Infertility Cure||Randine Lewis||‘The ancient Chinese wellness programme for getting pregnant and having healthy babies’|
|The Hollow Heart [on loan]||Martina Devlin||‘The true story of one woman’s desire to give life and how it almost destroyed her own’|
|Pink for a Girl||Isla McGuckin||‘Wanting a baby and not conceiving- my personal story’|
|A Few Good Eggs [on loan]||Julie Vargo and Maureen Regan||‘Frank, friendly advice on overcoming infertility- from two women who have lived through it all’|
|The Couple’s Guide to In Vitro Fertilization||Liza Charlesworth||‘Everything you need to know to maximise your chances of success’|
|Infertility: the last secret||Anna McGrail||‘What happens when you want to have a baby’|
|Fertility: A Natural Approach [on loan]||Julie Reid||‘…offers solutions which don’t involve high tech intervention’|
|Infertility Sucks! [on loan]||Beverly Barna||‘Keeping it all together when sperm and egg stubbornly remain apart’|
|Miscarriage: What every woman needs to know||Professor Lesley Regan||‘The definitive account of the causes, prevention and treatment of miscarriage’|
|The Conception Chronicles||Patty Doyle Debano, Courtney Edgerton Menzel, Shelly Dicken Sutphen||‘The uncensored truth about sex, love and marriage when you’re trying to get pregnant’|
|The Infertility Survival Handbook||Elizabeth Swire Falker||‘Everything you never thought you’d need to know’|
|Experiencing Infertility: An essential resource||Debby Peoples, Harriette Rovner Ferguson||‘A sensitive guide to the emotional trauma of infertility’|
|Fit for Fertility [on loan]||Michael Dooley||‘…Strategies for maximising a couple’s chance of conception.’|
|Trying to Conceive: True stories of how couples overcame infertility||Michaela Ryan (ed)||Fifteen real life stories of women and men who were able to conceive only after they had taken a more holistic approach to pregnancy|
|Fertility and Conception [on loan]||Professor Ian Greer||‘Expert guide’ to boosting your chances of conceiving a healthy baby|
|Trying to Conceive – The Irish Couple’s Guide [on loan]||Fiona McPhillips||‘…Makes sense of the sometimes bewildering array of options available to those who are seeking help with conception.’|
|Getting Pregnant Faster [on loan]||Dr Marilyn Glenville||Boost your fertility in just 3 months|
|Are Those Kids Yours?||Cheri Register||American families with children adopted from other countries|
|In Search of Belonging||Perlita Harris||Reflections by transracially adopted people|
|Making Babies||Sami S. David, MD||A Proven 3-Month Program for Maximum Fertility|
|Never to be a Mother||Linda Hunt Anton||Steps to healing the heartache and leading a rich, childfree life|
On Saturday, 8th February 2020 Helen Browne from NISIG attended one of Ireland’s largest Surrogacy Information Events to date. More than 200 people attended the event in Athlone, which comprised of couples who are interested in Irish surrogacy, couples and surrogates...
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The issuing of PPS numbers to couples returning to Ireland from Ukraine with their child born through surrogacy
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