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Preparing for the initial assessment in Taiwan Part 2

Now for the next part of the prepration – retrieving and backtracking all our work-up records. As I have read in some of the blogs, the interview during the initial assessment will be very detailed so we really need to prepare. 374 more words


Preparing for the initial assessment in Taiwan Part 1

Oh yes, seems we’re good to go! Luckily, there was an upcoming long weekend in August…hubby just had to take a day off from work and we can have a four-day “vacation”. 298 more words


Taking the next step: Inquiry on IVF

Last July 25, I sent an email to Mackay Memorial Hospital International Medical Service Center (IMSC) inquiring about their IVF procedure and how much would it cost. 410 more words


Yes! We are now considering IVF...

In one of my idle moments at home last July, I was dreaming about a long vacation with hubby in the United States this coming Christmas. 280 more words


Three times of HSG

My very first OB was at St. Lukes Quezon City. Aside from the usual transvaginal ultrasound, one of the tests she recommended was hysterosalpingography (HSG). 395 more words

Infertility Work-up

Never giving-up: A decade of work-up

We have been TTC (trying to conceive) for 13 years now. And this year marks our 10th year of our infertility work-up… wow can’t believe, it’s been a decade already! 279 more words



Most people who start the infertility testing process are required to get a hysterosalpingogram (HSG). This test examines the fallopian tubes and the uterus to make sure there are no blockages that might prevent the eggs from getting to where they’re supposed to be. 338 more words