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"Your baby has a 1 in 3 chance of having Down Syndrome..."

Doctor: …He also has a 1 in 4 chance of heart disease or some sort of heart defect.”

Me (in my head): “Wait? What? Can we slow down here?” 2,009 more words

Second Opinions and No Running

It wasn’t bothering me for a while that I wasn’t running.  It was cold, windy, and still snowing.  Now Spring is here and the sun is out, the weather is 50s or higher,  686 more words


Mile Marker 1066 (IVF#2)

It is interesting to think about how different this IVF cycle is from our first in terms of emotions. My anxiety levels are almost non-existent this time around. 451 more words

In Vitro Fertilisation

Big M's Quad Screen

Up until this point my pregnancy with Big M had been perfectly normal. We were already going to get baby checked out for heart defects because of family history. 442 more words

Friday, April 18, 2014

Today was a busy day. I was up and at the lab this morning as soon as they opened. It did not start out to good. 340 more words

Catching up. Again.

Oy! Once again, I feel like so much has happened since I last blogged! Time has gotten away from me, things are crazy at work as it’s our busy season and I’m waiting on some pictures to properly update. 551 more words

A Risk-Free Test for Down's

April 18, 2014

By Medical Discovery News

When it comes to chromosomes, extra copies are not a good thing. Every cell in the human body carries the same genetic information in two copies of 23 chromosomes. 465 more words