Monthly Archives: November 2012

5 Weeks

Today I have finally been given the all clear from the IVF clinic on my albumin & haemoglobin levels from my OHSS, which is such a weight lifted off my shoulders. I am improving every day & today I can … Continue reading

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Initial Worries

So today according to the googled word, I am 4 weeks and 6 days pregnant, and this is my first attempt at blogging in the pregnancy section of my website. (Very scary stuff) Over the last few days I have … Continue reading

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IVF #2 – 14dp5dt

Today was the day we should have been testing before it was brought forward due to my OHSS, so as I had found some old pregnancy tests in the back of the cupboard from before IVF, I decided to test … Continue reading

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IVF #2 – 13dp5dt

Yesterday was a very surreal day. Our first BFP in 3 & a half years, was it a dream? I think I’m going to have to test again at some point just to make sure bubble has not gone anywhere. … Continue reading

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IVF #2 – Testing Day

So the day finally arrived where I would have to test, 2 days earlier than planned. After a day of slow deterioration with my OHSS I was feeling a little sad & worried when I went to sleep! But after … Continue reading

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IVF #2 – 11dp5dt

Well today is day 16, the furthest in a cycle we have ever been on our journey. This cycle has been a very difficult one, especially over the past 6 days. I’ve been in the most pain I have ever … Continue reading

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IVF #2 – 9dp5dt

The last few days have been pretty horrendous if I’m honest. I have been off work for the last 4 days with the most painful bloating and stomach cramps. The pain has been so bad that I have been unable … Continue reading

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IVF #2 – 5dp5dt

I’m 5 days into the dreaded 2 week wait and I feel awful. My stomach is the size of a beach ball and I’m not exactly on the large size normally! I can’t bend over or walk without it hurting, … Continue reading

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Embryo Scan Pics

Yesterday we were given a scan picture of our little embryo when it was placed back in. I thought this was a lovely thought & almost got a little teary eyed when I looked at it for the first time. … Continue reading

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PUPO

Well it’s official…I am PUPO! I like this term, it makes me smile. It means pregnant until proven otherwise! We were called this morning to be told that we had 6 embryos that had gone onto the blastocyst stage and … Continue reading

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