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by applejar
Thu Jan 20, 2011 10:26 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: Winter 2010-2011 Cycle Board
Replies: 2849
Views: 276025

Re: Winter 2010-2011 Cycle Board

I need some help with all the abbreviations on this post. I'm new to the IVF would. We just started talking about it as an option, so I'm just trying to get some feedback from women who really did this, not just the doctor who can make anything sound good. Thanks!
by applejar
Thu Jan 20, 2011 10:23 pm
Forum: Babies - Loved and Lost
Topic: Saying Goodbye
Replies: 10
Views: 13200

Re: Saying Goodbye

This was such a sweet post. We have not started with IVF yet, but we had a miscarriage last year. So many people expect you to move on quickly, as if the fact that you never got to meet them meant you didn't already love them that much.
by applejar
Thu Jan 20, 2011 10:20 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: IVF cost & how is everyone affording this
Replies: 33
Views: 34562

Re: IVF cost & how is everyone affording this

My dr told me prices start at about $5000, USD. She said this is if we need no donor eggs or sperm. Our insurance covers fertility treatments, but the ins. company also requires the dr to contact them and basically say that they have tried everything else.
by applejar
Thu Jan 20, 2011 10:18 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Heart’s Desire – Finding Strength and Direction from God
Replies: 971
Views: 145063

Re: Heart’s Desire – Finding Strength and Direction from God

Thank you so much for this board! It's such an encouragement. My husband and I are just starting to consider IVF and this is really great. We are praying so much. I'd love to just wake up tomorrow and the dr say, you don't need this, you're already pregnant.
by applejar
Thu Jan 20, 2011 10:16 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Do's & Donts
Replies: 166
Views: 264473

Re: Do's & Donts

I've just started talking to a dr about IVF and I asked about these restrictions. She said that you should basically treat your body as if you were pregnant. So if you would do it pregnant, you can do it now. However, I see what everyone is saying. This waiting is already so incredibly hard, you don...