Michelle Obama reveals daughters were conceived via IVF.

Michelle Obama Reveals She Used IVF To Conceive Her Daughters

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The former first lady spoke to ABC’s “Good Morning America,” ahead of the Tuesday release of her highly anticipated memoir “Becoming.”
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama says she felt “lost and alone” after having a miscarriage 20 years ago and underwent in vitro fertilization to conceive her two daughters.

“I felt like I failed because I didn’t know how common miscarriages were because we don’t talk about them,” the former first lady said in an interview broadcast Friday on ABC’s “Good Morning America.” ″We sit in our own pain, thinking that somehow we’re broken.”

Mrs. Obama, 54, said she and Barack Obama underwent fertilization treatments to conceive daughters Sasha and Malia, now 17 and 20.

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