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by Wendy
Thu May 18, 2006 6:00 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: improving those little swimmers !!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 899

vitamin E

Dh took 1000mg vit E daily on drs advice for 3mths and it raised his motility from 5% to 30% he also took zinc, l- cartinine, vit a,c,d, calcium, magnesium, no hot baths, boxers, stopped smoking , cut down the alcohol etc etc i took a load of multi vits as well, drank 3L water a day and took baby as...
by Wendy
Sat Jan 07, 2006 7:26 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Question - Why IVF doesn't work?
Replies: 7
Views: 1491

facts (?)

I heard a few weeks ago on a 'ivf' tele programme the same question asked and the consultant said: At age 20 - 25 % of embryoes are abnormal and will not implant at age 30 - 50 % at age 40 - 80 % so thats why the more eggs they get leads to more embryoes which at least gives the embryologists some c...
by Wendy
Sat Jan 07, 2006 7:11 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: IVF for second (or third!!) babies
Replies: 11
Views: 1517

Its worth it all over again

I went through all the same feelings and emotions about guilt, especially when I needed the support from this site when I already had my precious first baby. It really was a lot easier the second time as you have the thing you've been wishing so hard for already. Luckily it worked second time again ...
by Wendy
Wed Dec 28, 2005 6:43 pm
Forum: Parents after treatment
Topic: Advice on Gina Ford Method
Replies: 9
Views: 3030

colds and stuff

hi, I'm glad you got the weaning book too - I found it invaluable and followed it to the letter. My eldest, Benjamin is nearly 3 and he is a fantastic eater, I put it all down to the book ! my youngest, Thomas is nearly 4 mths and I'm following ginas routines again. Theres always something - a cold,...
by Wendy
Wed Dec 28, 2005 1:13 pm
Forum: Parents after treatment
Topic: Advice on Gina Ford Method
Replies: 9
Views: 3030

gina ford

hi, i know this string was posted a while ago, but I just had to say something about Gina and her methods. I am a complete gina fan - both my 2yr 9mth old and 4 mth old (both ivf babies) are 'contented babies'. Ginas books get a huge amount of stick - mostly by people who have never read the books. ...
by Wendy
Mon Oct 24, 2005 4:01 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: August, September and October due dates
Replies: 95
Views: 14006

congratulations

fantastic and wow, fast and very painful i imagine ! it really is the moment we've been waiting for when our precious baby(s) enter this world - i cried buckets after both of mine and it wasn't just hormones. Don't worry about them bottle feeding - its great if they'll do both and they will if intro...
by Wendy
Mon Oct 10, 2005 3:43 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: August, September and October due dates
Replies: 95
Views: 14006

fantastic !!!!!!!!!!

oh brilliant - wow at last the end is in sight - how exciting. good luck with the vaginal delivery really hope it all goes quickly and as smoothly and painlessly as possible but don't stress about a c section if it comes to it - i've had two now, 1 emergency, 1 planned and its just as wonderful when...
by Wendy
Mon Oct 10, 2005 11:57 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: August, September and October due dates
Replies: 95
Views: 14006

what did he say ??

sue, so sorry to hear about the stress you've had to endure due to that G** of a consultant - i hope you gave him what for today. I really hope everythings going ok. i can't believe they want to monitor you daily yet won't just get the babies out of there NOW !! they are obviously big enough and I h...
by Wendy
Sat Sep 17, 2005 3:36 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: August, September and October due dates
Replies: 95
Views: 14006

photos of Thomas

A bit of a long address but cut and paste into your address bar and you should be able to view some photos. love wendy xxx

http://uk.pg.photos.yahoo.com/ph/thomas ... oDBfizUaOG_
by Wendy
Sat Sep 17, 2005 9:50 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: August, September and October due dates
Replies: 95
Views: 14006

fab news kelly

HIYA, Kelly - congratulations - you beat me !!! Sounds like your labour went perfectly and hopefully Hannah is recovering nicely after the shoulder incident. Sue, i really hope you don't have to wait much longer - 1 baby was enough of a struggle to carry around, never mind 2 and 2 big ones at that -...
by Wendy
Tue Sep 06, 2005 2:31 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: Thomas Martin Blakemans safe arrival
Replies: 9
Views: 1495

Thomas Martin Blakemans safe arrival

Hello everyone. Finally found a second to let you all know that Thomas arrived safely by c section at 09.16 on tues 30th august 2005 weighing 7 lbs 6 oz (3.440 kg) .we are absolutely ecstatic to add to our wonderful family, as you can imagine. now just trying to juggle our wonderful toddler and our ...
by Wendy
Thu Aug 25, 2005 11:41 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: August, September and October due dates
Replies: 95
Views: 14006

nearly there

Hiya, sorry again not to of been on for ages again. Had my final check yesterday and am booked in for the 30th. I go in to hospital on the monday evening and baby Thomas is due to see the bright lights of the theatre a few minutes after 08.30. After saying he'd be about 3kg (6.5lb) the drs now sayin...
by Wendy
Mon Jul 18, 2005 6:06 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: August, September and October due dates
Replies: 95
Views: 14006

So so sorry not to of posted

So so sorry. We've just been sooooo busy - we are in the middle of our high season and have so much work to do but also i'm absolutely exhausted at the end of the day and just havn't had the strength to get on line. I'm huge !!! ohh and the heat - its been 37 c here for weeks now and i'm suffering -...
by Wendy
Fri Jun 10, 2005 7:32 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: August, September and October due dates
Replies: 95
Views: 14006

alls well

Its great to come on and see that everyones still doing brilliantly. Pregnancy brain really does exist and I think it kind of never goes away - it does get better after the baby comes but now the second ones on its way I'm sure I'm far worse than the first time. Wow 4D scans sound fantastic - I also...
by Wendy
Sat May 28, 2005 8:12 pm
Forum: Parents after treatment
Topic: Trying again
Replies: 16
Views: 8034

go for it !!

Hi Michelle and everyone else. You arn't mad at all. After our first baby through icsi, I knew I wanted more and we never even discussed contraception - we had tried for a baby for 8 yrs no sucess so the likely hood of conceiving naturally was practically non existant so we just ENJOYED THE SEX !!! ...