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Lesbian Conception: Our Struggle To Get Pregnant

05/11/2015 09:57 EDT | Updated 05/11/2015 09:59 EDT

Getting pregnant may look easy, but for so many of us, it's not. In fact, many couples struggle to conceive whether they’re fertile or not. For same-sex couples these struggles go beyond infertility, adding challenges and complications for women and their partners.

Lesbian couples have to consider the cost of fertility treatments, sperm availability, legal contracts and more. In the video above, three same-sex couples discuss their journey to parenthood, the difficulties they’ve encountered, and how they are overcoming them.

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