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Week 5: Deciding on a primary caregiver

And so here we are at week 5. This week the blastocyst is firmly implanted in the uterine lining and is now an embryo. Even though it’s only the size of an apple seed, it’s starting to form major organs. 302 more words

First Trimester

Earthworm Gods Review

To some this book is known as Conquer Worms. What most don’t know is the title was always intended to be Earthworm Gods. This might cause some confusion among new fans. 407 more words

Novel Reviews

The Birth of My Baby Boy

Ten p.m. on October 29th. I’ve been in pain, having contractions for days. I’ve had two membrane sweeps, trying to get things going.
In the last few weeks we found out that the baby had stopped growing and my placenta had started to show calcification. 1,015 more words

Personal

Ultrasounds

  • 7 weeks 5 days*
    • Our first ultrasound
    • Found out we were having twins
    • Saw two separate sacs
    • Got our official estimated due date of 2/13/15…
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Twins

magnesium sulfate: great NNT, ? mechanisms

from October’s EP Monthly article:

IV magnesium sulfate: to prevent hospital admission in severe asthmatics

  • NNT = 3

Mechanisms for…

  • concurrent hypokalemia
    • magnesium repletion is required to…
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i'm in love

with my OB!

i had my first appointment with my OB this morning and she is so cool… like as in a cucumber ;)

she’s calm, thorough, thoughtful and positive.   328 more words

O.B. brengt gesuikerde tampons op de markt

Het bedrijf O.B. komt volgend zomer met speciale gesuikerde tampons op de markt. Wegens een ‘stijgende vraag’ naar deze bijzondere tampon, heeft het bedrijf toch besloten om het daadwerkelijk op de markt te brengen. 136 more words

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