Monthly Archives: February 2012

Back in the game

We have a plan, and while FET is still over a month away, I feel like we are finally moving forward again. Don’t get me wrong, this break has been great. I am mentally prepared for whatever may come. I … Continue reading

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The Bad Days

Sometimes the bad days just sneak up on you. You are doing great, feeling good about things, feeling almost optimistic. Then things just come out of nowhere. Two Facebook status updates in a row announcing pregnancies. Yet another success story … Continue reading

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Unexpected Community

When I first started writing this blog, it was for about 6 friends. They all knew we were starting IVF, and I wanted a way to keep them updated without having to answer any questions about it. I wanted to … Continue reading

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Reading List

My therapist recommended a book called Coming to Term by John Cohen. I was complaining about how hard it is to find good information out there about pregnancy loss, especially biochemical pregnancies, which seem to be in this weird no-man’s … Continue reading

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Changing the Past

I had a therapy appointment this morning. I’m going less frequently now, as I’m feeling better about where I am with our treatments. We talked a lot about how this process has changed my outlook. When we started, IVF was … Continue reading

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When I have patients with hypothyroidism, they often don’t realize just how bad they feel until we get them started on medication. They are depressed, tired, lethargic, unmotivated but don’t realize it until they are on the right dose of … Continue reading

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Still Unexplained

Test results are back, and as expected all are normal. That is good. Now I’m less worried about going forward with this FET knowing that there is no reason to change our protocol. So even if this one doesn’t work, … Continue reading

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