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The Worst Things to Say to Someone TTC

People don’t always think before they speak, but when the subject is fertility, a quick comment can be hurtful. Read on for what TTCers wish they’d hear instead, plus, some kick-A comebacks.

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“It will happen once you stop trying.”

“It’s not as easy as being able to just stop trying. You can’t just stop trying to have a family. It’s much better to say something encouraging like, ‘How can I help you through this?’” -- HopefulMommy

What to Say Back: "Really? I thought you did have to have sex to make a baby!"

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