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Dear mom of that little heartbeat,

I had to share this…
Mothers, your souls deserve more.
I had an appointment today with my OB/GYN. (Nope, not pregnant- I’m well beyond child bearing years.) 716 more words


A Clown And His Aborted Fetus

Alberto inscribed a litotes using face-paint as his accessory.
He wrote:
‘Heightened libido’ In red bubble letters
On the back of his wooden bedroom door, 65 more words

How not to conduct an ultrasound

Yesterday we had our first official ‘booking appointment’ – when you go to the hospital where the baby will be born and have a scan, get blood tests and urine samples, explore medical history and potential risk factors, etc. 686 more words


Hi-Ho, Hi-Ho, It's Off To The ER I Go

Another day, and another trip to the ER. For another lousy cyst! A hemorrhagic cyst, to be exact.

I’ve have 4 cysts burst now. Man, this one was a doozie. 950 more words


Author Beware: Inaccurate Ultrasound Scenes Part 2/2

Today, we’re concluding Shannon’s series on how to write medically accurate ultrasound scenes. You can find Part I here. Today, Shannon is covering tips #3-#5. 721 more words

Author Beware

Under The Surface

Her name was Colleen. We’d only met a few minutes before she asked me to open my robe and expose my chest. After that she was silent other than to tell me to, “lay on your back with your eyes towards the ceiling.” 237 more words