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by babyhope1
Thu Apr 15, 2010 11:41 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: OCT / NOV / DEC 2008 Buddies
Replies: 2467
Views: 197946

Re: OCT / NOV / DEC 2008 Buddies

Wow, I was just thinking of you all yesterday! Hope you are doing great! All my love!
by babyhope1
Sat Oct 03, 2009 7:24 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: OCT / NOV / DEC 2008 Buddies
Replies: 2467
Views: 197946

Yes, I am in Santa Clara, I delivered in San Jose, CA at Good Samaritan!!! I went to Fertility Physicians of Northern California, FPNC and Dr Purcell was my doc. She is the best!!! They also have a Palo Alto location. We should find some mommy groups to join neighbor!!
by babyhope1
Sun Sep 13, 2009 4:55 am
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: OCT / NOV / DEC 2008 Buddies
Replies: 2467
Views: 197946

Thanks Chris for the username and password to the photobucket again. I posted pictures and yes, for all those interested, my belly was huge. No, lets say gigantic!!! I have a pic up there of the enormous abdomen just before delivery. Also pics of the twins, they look nothing alike, he has brown hair...
by babyhope1
Fri Sep 11, 2009 9:53 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: OCT / NOV / DEC 2008 Buddies
Replies: 2467
Views: 197946

photobucket

I cant seem to find the web site and pwd to our photobucket acct. can someone Pers Msg it to me? thx
by babyhope1
Fri Aug 21, 2009 6:13 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: OCT / NOV / DEC 2008 Buddies
Replies: 2467
Views: 197946

Karen your quotes are so beautiful. I too pray for you Chris and NY...your perserverence is admirable. I will keep you in my heart and prayers, miracles happen every day.
by babyhope1
Thu Aug 20, 2009 5:39 am
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: OCT / NOV / DEC 2008 Buddies
Replies: 2467
Views: 197946

Update: My twins were born on 8-12-09. My bloodwork showed low platelets (clots blood) so I had to induce on the 11th. They weren't sure if I could have an epidural but the bloodwork showed I could for the next 12 hours. I was induced at 11 pm, water broke at 3 am, epidural at 4 am, dialated to a 10...
by babyhope1
Tue Aug 18, 2009 4:26 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: August 2009 Babies
Replies: 139
Views: 20882

I delivered!! 36 weeks, 3 days. A boy Alexander Joseph 5 lbs, 13 oz and a girl Abbigail Ceslie, 4 lbs 2 oz. I was induced due to low platelets, they are clotting cells, in my blood. 10 hours of labor, they were born in the OR because of the risk of possible c section but they came out vaginally!! I ...
by babyhope1
Mon Aug 10, 2009 4:13 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: August 2009 Babies
Replies: 139
Views: 20882

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Wow, this is getting really exciting! I can't believe we are finally here! So, congrats to those that have had their babies. I am scared of the potential pain but I have to get over that. Something is holding my body back from going into labor. I am 36 weeks with twins! (6 days from what the mayo cl...
by babyhope1
Mon Aug 03, 2009 4:42 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: OCT / NOV / DEC 2008 Buddies
Replies: 2467
Views: 197946

Awe that is so great Gina!!! He sounds healthy and beautiful! I can't wait to see pics...take it easy and heal quickly.
by babyhope1
Wed Jul 22, 2009 10:59 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: OCT / NOV / DEC 2008 Buddies
Replies: 2467
Views: 197946

I am still trucking, they both weigh 4 and 4.5 lbs! Crazy!
by babyhope1
Sat Jul 18, 2009 5:23 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: OCT / NOV / DEC 2008 Buddies
Replies: 2467
Views: 197946

Don't ever feel we are putting up with any crap...we all rode this emotional, financial, physically draining roller coaster. That is what we are here for, to be each other's sounding boards. We all fully support you in your journey. Yes, it is very consuming, I could tell when I make mistakes at wor...
by babyhope1
Fri Jul 17, 2009 4:08 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: OCT / NOV / DEC 2008 Buddies
Replies: 2467
Views: 197946

I am so sorry Chris, I want this for you more than anything. You have been through so much. I think you have made a great choice in the timing, your eggs now...then if you needed to, out of pocket the DE cycle. I paid for mine out of pocket, it didn't work remember. However, ARC is a nationwide grou...
by babyhope1
Tue Jul 14, 2009 11:19 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: August 2009 Babies
Replies: 139
Views: 20882

cocasmama, I am right there with you. I feel your pain...sleeping in a recliner? Well, my tummy actually shifts when I lay on my side without a wedge...I am starting to get to the uncomfortable part...but started swimming more and more. It is such relief. They are over 3 lbs each and my health is gr...
by babyhope1
Mon Jul 13, 2009 6:11 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: TO THOSE WITH TWINS OR MORE.....
Replies: 15
Views: 5654

Thanks Kholtan, You are right, I saw some scary things on Discovery Health/TLC/Cable this weekend on early babies. I need to keep them in as long as possible, the tubes scare me more then the rashy, ichy, stretchmarked belly. Its a small price to pay for their lifetime of health. Man, that hurts!! I...
by babyhope1
Wed Jul 08, 2009 9:26 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: TO THOSE WITH TWINS OR MORE.....
Replies: 15
Views: 5654

I am currently 31 weeks pregnant and 5 foot 2 inches tall. I was 120 lbs before two tiny babies started living inside my belly...anyway, I want to know when the average woman delivers twins. Please don't say 35 or 36 weeks, I can't stay this uncomfortable that long. They are just over 3 lbs each and...