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Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living Professional

Seattle, Washington
Sharon LaMothe has been in the Infertility Industry since 1998 when she signed her first... Full Bio
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A New Book for the Children of Gestational Surrogates: Surrogacy Helps A Family Grow! by Sharon... by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I am thrilled to announce that my book, Surrogacy Helps Make a Family Grow! , is available on Amazon.com for those living and working in the world of surrogacy. This ... Read on »
Bye, Bye Privacy (excerpt from On Fertile Ground) By Guest Blogger Helen Adrienne by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility If you want to get pregnant, you can't stay in the comfort of your bedroom. Your sex life and your menstrual cycle used to be nobody's business but yours. Why do you ... Read on »
Less than Half of Cancer Patients Informed of Fertility Preservation Options by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility While cancer treatments have advanced, those treatments can threaten fertility. Here’s what women should know during Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Kim Kincaid ... Read on »
Women Turn To Therapy to Cope With Infertility: Therapist Ellen Golding Suggests Five Tips by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Ellen Golding, MA, MFT (http://www.ellengolding.com), a Los Angeles based psychologist, uses mind body medicine for clients dealing with infertility issues. Golding g ... Read on »
Shattered Self-Esteem: A Byproduct of Infertility By Guest Blogger Helen Adrienne, LCSW, BCD by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility The planet would be totally devoid of life, plant and animal, if there were not an imperative to reproduce. Some forms of life reproduce by simply splitting in half. ... Read on »
Last Acts of Kindness; Lessons for the Living from the Bedsides of the Dying by Judith Redwing... by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Reviewing the book Last Acts of Kindness; Lessons for the Living from the Bedsides of the Dying by Judith Redwing Keyssar surprised and inspired me as I read it almos ... Read on »
Diving Under the Turbulence of Infertility By Guest Blogger Helen Adrienne, LCSW, BCD by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Anyone who has ever frolicked in the ocean learns to avoid getting knocked over by the waves.  When a breaker is rolling toward you with its powerful churning energy, ... Read on »
Nobody's Child by Austin Boyd: A LaMothe Book Review by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility   Nobody's Child by Austin Boyd was sent to me, along with 2 other copies to share, from Zondervan, for review.     First their Synopsis:  For La ... Read on »
Review of Two Kellogg's FiberPlus Cereals: A LaMothe Product Review by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility When trying to conceive or just trying to eat a more balanced diet, we all become aware of how important healthy eating habits are. We are told to eat more fiber, add ... Read on »
August is National Breastfeeding Month by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility August is National Breastfeeding Month, which is fitting because breastfeeding is once again spiking in popularity among new moms as the preferred method of feeding t ... Read on »
Parents via Egg Donation, Conceptual Options and Bambino Village Welcome Newborn Babies with... by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility     Let’s face it -- There is nothing easy about infertility. The pain we often feel throughout this journey is extraordinary, with many peaks as well as valle ... Read on »
Creating a Virtual Campfire to Cope with Infertility by Guest Blogger Helen Adrienne L.C.S.W. by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility In this day and age campfires are something that are associated with some kind of literal camping experience.  Many of you may never have experienced one firsthand.  ... Read on »
Maternity Clothes....What Do You Need? by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility When the contracts are being drawn up the subject of maternity clothing can sometimes become a hot topic. IP's seem to think that if a woman has already had a baby or ... Read on »
Four Different Ways Women Can Give the Gift of Life by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility I wnted to re-post this because there still is controversial news regarding embryo and sperm donations (not to mention egg donation) I think it's important to focus ... Read on »
Yes, There Are Emotional Changes During Pregnancy by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Pregnancy takes your mind and body through an ongoing stream of changes. On a basic level, your body is making unusual amounts of hormones. At certain times, this can ... Read on »
Items to Avoid During Pregnancy by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility The following items are regularly discussed between a patient and her OB to minimize the possibility of a sick pregnancy or an increased risk of miscarriage. Drug ... Read on »
Insurance Issues to Address Prior to a Surrogacy Agreement by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Prospective Intended Parents and Carriers need to be aware that they are embarking upon an investment of time, money and risk when they enter into a surrogacy arrange ... Read on »
Could You Have Asherman Syndrome? by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility Asherman syndrome is the formation of intrauterine adhesions, which typically result from scars that develop after uterine surgery. Asherman syndrome is a rare ... Read on »
The Surrogacy Relationship: Staying in contact.....or not by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility After interviewing hundreds of potential surrogates and talking with the same amount of Intended Parents over the years, the subject always comes up regarding contact ... Read on »
I Will Be A Wonderful Mother - Author Unknown by Sharon LaMothe Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth MavenFacebook Posted in: Blog Posts in Pregnancy & Fertility There are women who become mothers without effort, without thought, without patience or loss, and though they are good mothers and love their children, I know th ... Read on »