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Additional Resources & Organizations

The following are suggested books and other resources for those interested in fertility and reproductive health.

Infertility - Medical

  • American Society for Reproductive Medicine - Defining Infertility
  • Potter Daniel A M.A.; Hanin Jennifer S., M.A. What to Do When You Can't Get Pregnant: The Complete Guide to All the Technologies for Couples Facing Fertility Problems. New York: Marlowe and Company, 2005.
  • Corson, Stephen L., M.D. Conquering Infertility: A Guide for Couples. New York: Prentice Hall Press, 1990.
  • Franklin, Robert R., M.D. and Dorothy Kay Brockman. In Pursuit of Fertility: A Consultation With a Specialist. New York: Henry Holt & Co., 1990.
  • Nachtigall, Robert, M.D. and Elizabeth Mehran. Overcoming Infertility. New York: Doubleday, 1991.
  • Robin, Peggy. How to be a Successful Fertility Patient. New York: William Morrow and Co., Inc., 1993.

Infertility - Emotional

  • Becker, Gay. Healing the Infertility Family. New York: Bantam Books, 1990.
  • Hill, Susan. One Woman's Passionate Quest to Complete Her Family. New York: Viking Penguin, 1990.
  • Mullens, Anne. Missed Conceptions: Overcoming Infertility. Toronto, Canada: McGraw-Hill Ryerson, 1990.
  • Clapp, Diane, BSN, RN and Merle Bombardieri, LICSW. How Can I Help? A Handbook for Family and Friends of Couples Going Through Infertility. Fertility Counseling Associates, 33 Bedford St., Lexington, MA 02173, 1991.
  • McGuirk, James and Mary Elizabeth McGuirk. For Want of a Child: A Psychologist and His Wife Explore the Emotional Effects and Challenges of Infertility. New York: Continuum, 1991.
  • Salzer, Linda P. Surviving Infertility: A Compassionate Guide Through the Emotional Crisis of Infertility. New York: Harper Perennial, 1991.
  • Borysenko, Joan. Minding the Body, Mending the Mind. New York: Bantam Books, 1987.
  • Stephenson, Lynda Rutledge. Give Us a Child: Coping with the Personal Crisis of Infertility. New York: Harper and Row, 1987.
  • Baughan, Jill. A Hope Deferred: A Couple's Guide to Coping with Infertility. Oregon: Multnomah Press, 1989.

Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ART)

  • American Society for Reproductive Medicine - Fact Sheets and Infographics
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 2013 Assisted Reproductive Technology Success Rates. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2015.
  • Wisot, Arthur L., M.D. and David R. Meldrum, M.D. A Guide to In Vitro Fertilization and Other Assisted Reproductive Methods. New York: Parohs Books, 1990.
  • Silber, Sherman, J., M.D. How to Get Pregnant With the New Technology. New York: Warner Books, Inc., 1991.
  • Lauritzen, Paul. Pursuing Parenthood-Ethical Issues in Assisted Reproduction. Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1993.
  • Partridge-Brown, Mary. In Vitro Fertilization Clinics - A North American Directory of Programs and Services. McFarland and Company, 1993.


RESOLVE National Headquarters

1310 Broadway

Somerville, MA 02144-1731


Telephone Helpline: 617-623-0744


RESOLVE of South Texas

Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas

HelpLine: 1-866-668.2566

Email: info@resolve.org


The Endometriosis Association

P.O. Box 92187

Milwaukee, WI 53202




The American Society for Reproductive Medicine

1209 Montgomery Highway

Birmingham, AL 35216