Forever my FLOTUS Michelle Obama revealed she suffered a miscarriage 20 years ago and as a result, she and Barack Obama conceived their daughters, Sasha and Malia, via in-vitro fertilization (IVF).
Michelle told Robin Roberts during an exclusive interview on “Good Morning America” that she felt “lost and alone” after her miscarriage.
I felt like I failed because I didn’t know how common miscarriages were because we don’t talk about them. We sit in our own pain, thinking that somehow we’re broken.
I think it’s important to talk to young mothers about the fact that miscarriages happen.
That’s one of the reasons why I think it’s important to talk to young mothers about the fact that miscarriages happen.
My FLOTUS went on to say “the biological clock is real” and “egg production is limited.”
I realized that as I was 34 and 35.
We had to do IVF.
Michelle Obama is truly offering a first look into her incredible life in her new memoir, “Becoming,” which arrives on November 13.