Ready to start a family! and her husband, Brooks Laich, have plans to conceive their first child with the help of in vitro fertilization.
“My wife and I want to have children in our future, and going through IVF was a decision we made to increase the [odds] of that happening,” the professional hockey player, 35, told Us Weekly exclusively in the new issue. “I wish people would perceive it [that way instead of with] shame or guilt.”
The athlete is hoping to shift that mindset with his podcast, iHeartRadio’s “How Men Think,” cohosted by and featuring a panel of experts. “We want to … attack things that are stereotyped or deemed sensitive or hush-hush,” he told Us.