Monthly Archives: May 2012

Down Regulation

Today was our first appointment in our first IVF cycle & we were not sure what to expect.┬áThere was all sorts of emotions going through my head, worried, scared, excited… First off, I had to go through a Mock Embryo … Continue reading

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Filling in forms

I knew the pile of forms were quite thick, but I never thought I’d have to write my name, address and date of birth so many times. Forms for consent, legal, personal, research & criminal issues, all with multiple copies … Continue reading

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1st appointment on the horizon

About 2 weeks ago we were sent the details of our 1st appointment which is now fast approaching. Next week we will be going into hospital find out about the ‘Down Regulation’ part of our treatment and undergo a ‘Mock … Continue reading

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Pill = Headache?

I know I have only been back on the pill for 2 days, but would this result in headaches? Ever since I’ve been taken them, I’ve had the feeling like my heads in a vice. Surely it can’t kick in … Continue reading

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Day 1 Nerves

Armed with the pill and some folic acid we have definitely started on our 1st IVF cycle. Can’t believe after 5 years of being off the pill, I have to go back on it again, doesn’t make sense really. It … Continue reading

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