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Week 34 Bumpdate

Thanksgiving has come and gone, and I ended up with a total of three Thanksgiving meals under my belt. It was a delicious week, to say the least. 433 more words

Surrogate Journey

Getting answers. 

So the past week has been a roller coaster of emotions (yes. I actually tried to think of a less wanky term, but it’s actually the best fitting).Ultrasounds are never fun – I have a small bladder so being asked to drink a litre of water, and not pee for an hour is torture. 414 more words


No More Waiting

Finally! I have two good, mature follicles at about 20cm each so we are good to go with the IUI! I will be doing the trigger shot tonight at 9pm on the dot so that 36 hours later at 9am on Sunday morning we can do the IUI. 332 more words

A Spot of Busy

My November Day Twenty Seven

Before this month gets away on me completely I will squish in a few more posts.  Well, this one, anyway, let’s not get overly optimistic just yet.   1,080 more words

Just Now

3D ultrasound

Scientists in France have developed a technique to build up a 3D picture of blood vessels in a rat’s brain using ultrasound.


Ultrafast ultrasound localization microscopy for deep super-resolution vascular imaging

By infusing blood vessels with gas-filled microbubbles and using rapid ultrasound imaging to detect the bubbles, super-resolution imaging of an entire vessel system has been achieved in a rat brain.  330 more words