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Freezer Babies!

I got the call from my nurse yesterday that we have 8 little frozen embryos! With the one in my uterus (hopefully), that gives a grand total of 9 out of 14 making it to day 5. 74 more words


Phase 4: Egg Retrieval

Today was the big egg retrieval day! For those of you unfamiliar with this process, I was put under anesthesia for about 30 minutes so the doctor could use an ultrasound-guided needle to retrieve the fluid from each follicle on my ovaries while the embryologist checks for eggs. 122 more words

Appeals Court Hears Arguments In Custody Dispute Over Frozen Embryos

(CBS) — For the second time, an Illinois Appeals Court panel Tuesday heard arguments which seek to decide who gets custody of three embryos — the woman who can no longer produce eggs because of cancer, or her ex-boyfriend. 305 more words


3...2...1...Embryos are GO!!!

We are with embryos! Well I am lol…

Transfer went well – lots of waiting around as ever, but we finally got there and now I have two little potential lives inside of me. 871 more words


And then there were two...

…and it’s d-day tomorrow. Well e-day I guess!

So I had the embryologist called today and here’s the news – of the six eggs collected, one was an empty shell (boo hoo) and only two of the remaining eggs fertilised. 341 more words


The Female Factory: 'Vox'

When Alisa approached us about doing one of the Twelve Planets, we readily agreed. Then, having sprung her trap, she added “But make it more science fictiony.” 665 more words

Fertilization Results + {final post for a while}

Well, as most of you already know, they were able to retrieve 17 eggs from me on Thursday! Those are great results. I was so happy & relieved to get those out of me. 407 more words