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July 2015 has been designated Uterine Fibroids Awareness Month. Uterine fibroids, noncancerous growths that can appear on the uterus and interfere with fertility, are more common in African-American and Hispanic women.


According to Dr. Jessica Shepherd, 75% of black...

March 5, 2015


After battling infertility, Angela and Kyonn Genes were looking for support -- and a miracle.


"I was looking for a support group for women dealing with infertility," Angela explained." I wanted to become a member of a group that was Christian based and its members wer...

January 25, 2015


Have you ever wondered how your nutrition may be affecting your fertility? During this free Fertility for Colored Girls webinar you'll hear from health coach Mia Gassi about a holistic approach to preparing your body for a baby.


October 2, 2014

As a little girl, Cora Jakes Coleman dreamed of becoming a mother – writing letters to a son she knew was going to be named Nehemiah.


But a diagnosis of infertility five years ago, and at the young age of 22, threatened to derail that dream. Cora was devastated and ini...

September 11, 2014

Written by FFCG Founder Rev. Stacey Edwards-Dunn

It seems like yesterday that we announced our pregnancy to our family and village. 


Many people had no idea about the depth of our 6-year struggle with infertility that included 8 rounds of IVF, more than 850 injections,...

May 8, 2014

By FFCG Founder and President Rev. Stacey Edwards-Dunn


Over the last few days, I have mulled over and even prayed over the exchange between Phaedra and Kenya on the television show, the Real Housewives of Atlanta. My heart ached, as I saw two black women not only disre...

April 27, 2014

You don't want to miss this FFCG webinar with the AMAZING Tomiko Fraser Hines (Mother, Actress, Wife and 1st African American Model for Maybelline Cosmetics) as she speaks out about the powerful path of Egg Donation during this webinar.


Disclaimer: Audio has been previ...

April 3, 2014

Fertility for Colored Girls (FFCG) was excited to host a panel about the causes and prevention of infertility at the 20th Black Women's Expo on March 30.


Listen (by clicking the PLAY arrow near the title) as nutrition expert and coach Mia Gassi talks about eating healt...

April 3, 2014

Fertility for Colored Girls (FFCG) was extremely excited to present a panel discussion at the 20th Black Women's Expo on March 30.


Listen as our OB/GYN Dr. Gloria Elam (left) talks about how being overweight or obese -- a condition the U.S. Center for Disease Control a...

March 15, 2014

First let’s get back to the basics. What do you mean by the term “love”? What do you mean by the term “intimacy”? What does your partner mean by those terms?More often times than not men and women define love and intimacy totally differently. THAT’S JUST A FACT,  JACK...

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