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Boosting egg supply

The injections continue. My husband has abandoned all responsibilities for the injections but I am quite happy with them now and can complete the process pretty quickly, with just a slight flinch. 443 more words



I went to the doctor today for a check up, to turn in my paperwork for the hospital and to learn how to do HcG and Progesterone shots. 236 more words


Updated Supplements/medications

I know that my immediate family are constantly seeing me swallow pills throughout the day. I know that several times my extended family have come over for a visit and have watched me take all of these pills. 1,407 more words

Chicken Butt

Guess what?  My left ovary DOES exist (insert a giant eye roll here).  Lena was back at the clinic today and I told her of the hiding-ovary-woes (after telling her I missed her!).  114 more words

Baby Brain... Sans Baby

Effect of lower than expected number of oocyte on the IVF results after oocyte-pickup

Gonca S, Gün I, Ovayolu A, Silfeler D, Sofuoğlu K, Ozdamar O,Yilmaz A, Tunali G. Int J Clin Exp Med. 2014 Jul 15;7(7):1853-9.


To investigate whether a lower than expected number of oocyte after ≥14 mm follicle aspiration during OPU has any effect on pregnancy outcomes… 344 more words


You said THREE?!!?!!!!!!

Well, my ultrasound today showed that I have THREE follicles on my RIGHT side. THREE! THREE! THREE! Yes, you read that right — I have THREE! 211 more words

Staying positive with a negative

I haven’t updated for a few days because it has just been crazy and dramatic! As my family who follow me on here know, Brandon (my un-official brother) has just moved into a house of his own so we have been helping him renovate, paint, move etc. 1,138 more words