Sometime in your life the question may come up—Can I have a child? Can I become a parent? Your mind might be flooded with questions. Women may have concerns like, “Can I actually carry a child to term? How is my body going to be different?” Men may question, “Will I be able to have a have a child with my partner?” Maybe we can help answer some of your questions.
Here are some tips and thoughts from our team regarding their journey to parenthood after injury or diagnosis.
For woman considering pregnancy:
For men considering becoming a father:
In conclusion, both female and males have plenty of reasons to consider pregnancy. The most beautiful part of the journey is discovering what option works best for you. One of the sweetest options is adoption. Child adoption can be one of the most rewarding aspects of life for both you and your child. There are many children in need of a nurturing home, and there are many reasons why child adoption may be right for you. When considering becoming a parent (after injury) keep in mind that it is a wonderful experience. Just like able bodied mothers and fathers, there will be questions, concerns, doubt and even fear. But the end result will be life changing in the most spectacular way. Yes you can be a have a child!
The opinions and experiences presented herein are for informational use only. Individual results may vary depending on your condition. Always consult with your health care professional. These individuals have been compensated by Bard Medical for the time and effort in preparing this article for BARD’s further use and distribution.