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by iamsimone
Mon Mar 21, 2011 7:39 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: First timer
Replies: 9
Views: 3237

Re: First timer

Ok 1 week till we go pick up all the drugs and get taught how to use the needles, this is starting to feel real :shock:
by iamsimone
Tue Mar 01, 2011 11:03 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: First timer
Replies: 9
Views: 3237

Re: First timer

they put you to sleep for the egg retrival? i was told they wouldn't do that and i would just get a general, only been put to sleep once before and it wasn't a pleasant experience, i'm trying to stay optimistic but i guess it's just all so unknown and frightening.
by iamsimone
Sun Feb 27, 2011 4:18 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: IVF cost & how is everyone affording this
Replies: 33
Views: 35357

Re: IVF cost & how is everyone affording this

I'm from the uk and i believe they are now stopping ivf on the nhs but as we started a while ago i get two rounds for free, if i lived 5 miles down the road i would only get one round, doesn't make any sense to me, i just feel bad for all the people out there who are just starting their infertility ...
by iamsimone
Sun Feb 27, 2011 4:12 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Quit Smoking Ciggs 2 months before 1st ivf
Replies: 17
Views: 27247

Re: Quit Smoking Ciggs 2 months before 1st ivf

i smoked for over ten years and the nhs said they wouldn't fund my ivf unless i quit, i haven't had a cigarette in over 20 weeks now and start my first round of ivf in late april early may depending on my stupid irregular cycles. don't even feel the need to smoke anymore.
by iamsimone
Sun Feb 27, 2011 3:57 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: First timer
Replies: 9
Views: 3237

Re: First timer

How was the egg retrival i think that scares me more than the blood tests, i have a tilted womb so most procedures down there tend to be more painful for me anyway, i understand what you mean about the people that have already had kids, i don't think they can possibly understand the pain of never ha...
by iamsimone
Tue Feb 15, 2011 4:10 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: First timer
Replies: 9
Views: 3237

Re: First timer

i don't know how everyone keeps so positive on here, i've really been struggling especially since it seems like everyone around me keeps getting pregnant a lot of which who weren't even trying, i have friends who were having infertility testing and each of them got pregnant on the first or second ro...
by iamsimone
Fri Feb 11, 2011 3:54 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: First timer
Replies: 9
Views: 3237

First timer

I am a noob on this forum or any other for that matter, i went to a consultation today and have just been told that i have a zero percent chance of conceiving naturally. IVF is the only thing i can do, i get two rounds free on the nhs. However i have a crippling fear of needles, i have never met any...