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by jennywit
Tue Feb 02, 2010 1:04 am
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: Bedrest after ET - Poll
Replies: 16
Views: 1690

Just took it easy that afternoon and that was it, and that resulted in my BFP!!! Good Luck!
by jennywit
Thu Nov 26, 2009 1:50 am
Forum: Parents after treatment
Topic: Second baby worries, anyone?
Replies: 6
Views: 2343

Sharishu-don't want to scare you but if you think you want more than one-I say start...the sooner the better-My 1st was conceived with clomid alone and I selfishly thought it would happen just that easy with the second...no such luck-much heartbreak and many thousands of dollars later I realized tha...
by jennywit
Wed Nov 25, 2009 2:38 am
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: Medication help
Replies: 7
Views: 735

Riley-want to throw another option out at you-because my clinic had "promised" samples but couldn't deliver when the time came-We paid just under 25 thousand for our precious little boy-and that was only 1 cycle (I got lucky) but right after I that I hadn't found this site yet-I would have donated m...
by jennywit
Wed Nov 04, 2009 2:06 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: Blood test for abnormalities positive
Replies: 8
Views: 2497

Angela, just wanted u too know that at 35 my risk was low til after my bloodwork...it showed a chance of downs as 1 in 49!!! I opted for the cvs testing, although after knowing everything I know now I realize I was very lucky and put my baby boy at great risk-I was so scared and didn't know what to ...
by jennywit
Fri Sep 25, 2009 11:37 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: How do you afford it?
Replies: 17
Views: 1503

Tapio-while that sounds like a lot to some....I can tell you here in Connecticut I paid $24,750 (approx) last year for my IVF which included meds, monitoring, and everything after it was all added up. It is a leap of faith going thru ivf but oh so worth it if you are one of the LUCKY ones like me. A...
by jennywit
Fri Sep 04, 2009 6:52 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: Boy names
Replies: 10
Views: 1829

My 1st was an easy one...since he is a junior.....my second took a lot more thought-Matthew-it means gift from God which after going thru IVF suited him perfectly!!!!
by jennywit
Wed Sep 02, 2009 10:57 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: new website to help with infertility
Replies: 3
Views: 536

Great that u guys want to put the info out there.....In Connecticut-IVF may be covered-but many are not.....I am a nurse myself-but my company offers NO ivf coverage -we have anthem blue cross blue shield as our insurer.....anyway thank GOD our 1st cycle worked because our one and only cycle cost al...
by jennywit
Thu Aug 13, 2009 2:39 am
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: Success Stories with 3 day transfers
Replies: 10
Views: 984

Cress-I had a 3 day transfer and at the time, I wasn't on the site and didn't even know the difference-My dh had sperm issues too-we also used icsi-we put 2 back in and I have a perfect 4 month old boy to show for it!!!!!!! Good Luck!!!
by jennywit
Fri Aug 07, 2009 12:39 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: I am scared.
Replies: 4
Views: 1614

Dolo-first off conrats!!! Try not to get too crazy about the spotting-I spotted with my handsome 4 month old til about 13 weeks and he is PERFECT!!!!! I even brought myself to the ER twice to get checked because I spotted not only brown but pink and some red at times-my son is living proof that all ...
by jennywit
Tue Aug 04, 2009 12:36 am
Forum: Parents after treatment
Topic: spotting while breastfeeding
Replies: 5
Views: 1870

ajdec-thanks for your response & CONGRATS to you! Any ladies out there willing to share their thoughts??
by jennywit
Sun Aug 02, 2009 2:59 pm
Forum: Parents after treatment
Topic: spotting while breastfeeding
Replies: 5
Views: 1870

spotting while breastfeeding

Just a question to you moms out there....My beautiful little boy is now 4 months old. I have been breastfeeding him with only a little formula supplement when needed. Last week I spotted 2 times just a little-does this mean my period is coming back? Does it mean that I may stop producing milk soon? ...
by jennywit
Fri Jul 03, 2009 2:15 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: Self-weaning and IVF - dilemma
Replies: 4
Views: 1641

PMA-first off-congrats to you!!!! My littltle fella is almost 13 weeks old-and the fact that I have exclusively breastfed this long-I am VERY proud-My first was very colicky-and the short of the story is they thought it was my breastmlk and I stopped at about 2 weeks. Now the pediatrician told me ea...
by jennywit
Sun Jun 21, 2009 12:50 am
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: has anyone spotted days after a transfer
Replies: 5
Views: 753

HollyB-I had spotting from 2 days after transfer til about 14 weeks-NERVEWRACKING!!!! Yes! But my beautiful 11 week baby boy proves that it was NOT a bad sign. Lots of baby dust to you!!!!!!
by jennywit
Sat Jun 13, 2009 1:45 am
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: How early did you all see a heartbeat?
Replies: 20
Views: 1622

You will read that some girls saw the heartbeat at this time, and some did not. I did not see the heartbeat at 6 weeks, but then I did at 6 weeks 5 days. If you want to keep the appt. just be prepared-I was HEARTBROKEN and so sure something was wrong when I didn't see it at 6 weeks-but my little 10 ...
by jennywit
Mon Jun 08, 2009 9:21 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: First Trimester Screening advice
Replies: 6
Views: 2205

Tara, I too had a normal nt scan but the bloodwork came back and showed a risk of 1 in 49 for my little boy to have downs-I was 35 at the time-Long story short-I opted for the cvs which I Didn't know at the time had a higher risk than amnio-Thank God all went well with the procedure-I have a perfect...