No stranger to the Land of If herself, Ford shares her hard-earned knowledge and insights, helping couples struggling with infertility understand the lingo, learn the details doctors tend to leave out, and keep their emotional sanity despite seemingly insurmountable obstacles. Navigating the Land of If gives the nitty-gritty on injections, rejections, biting your tongue during happy parent-to-be conversations, and trying not to cry over baby shower invitations. With chapters that include how-to’s for same-sex couples, and present adoption or remaining child free as plausible alternatives, Ford tells you exactly what you need to know, from one infertile to another.
, M. F. Navigating the Land of If: Understanding Infertility and Exploring Your Options. Seal Press, 2009.