I’m tried of the waiting game already. It feels like forever, and I want to know how many embryos continued to grow to the blastocyst stage. Will we have all ten? Eight? Two? Arg waiting. On a separate note, I was explaining what the next steps are to the mother of my goddaughter today and… Read More More waiting game
I think we need to take our sharps container in to be discarded appropriately. There’s literally no more space in it.. these pictures were taken at least 5-7 shots ago. So it’s extra full now… Speaking of, I never want to see these suckers again:
Quick recap on the weekend- Saturday (mostly Tylenol wih codeine and barely moving at all) was much worse than Sunday, and so far this morning I haven’t taken ANY Tylenol, and yesterday I only took the one without codeine. Knowing how easy it is for people to get addicted to pain meds, I didn’t want… Read More Annoyances
We had 15 eggs retrieved. Of those, 12 were mature, and 10 fertilized. We have 10 potential chances at babies! Hopefully less than half of them have he BRAC gene and we will have many options for kids!
I’m alive!!! Yesterday wasn’t horrible, and I’m quite content in my knowledge that the only shots we’re doing from this point out is the Lupron at night. Speaking of, I don’t know why they didn’t start off my suggesting we do it in the back of the arm- it wasn’t even like a mosquito bite… Read More Day one post retrieval
Here we are, the morning of the egg retrieval. Let’s recap the past few days: Monday I went in for my final ultrasound and bloodwork and was told the date of the egg retrieval. Tuesday I had my last injection of Menopur and gonalf.lupron continued. Wednesday (until next Thursday) we continue(d) with the Lupron; AND… Read More Egg hunt day 2017
I’m waiting another minute before going into the clinic as I’m the first appointment of the day and it’s currently 6:30… yeah a 6:40am appointment. Damnit I’m not supposed to be losing sleep until I’m at least pregnant! Come on…. oh well. I finally get clarification on scheduling the egg retrieval 25 days after starting… Read More It’s so early…