Family Matters: Living with the challenges of infertility

Sharon van Wyk got married at 30. Coming back from her honeymoon she fell sick and discovered she was pregnant. Unfortunately she had a miscarriage at 8 weeks.

Van Wyk tried for 7 years to have a baby but failed. She had 6 confirmed miscarriages, multiple surgeries, five artificial inseminations and numerous visits to fertility clinics.

Eventually she faced up to the reality of infertility and finally took a decision to adopt.

In 2008 she started a blog about infertility and fertility. Her blog is called Blessed Barrenness.

Listen to Sharon's story on The Pippa Hudson Show:

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