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by Lis
Tue Aug 28, 2007 11:34 am
Forum: Insemination
Topic: 1st IUI failed - any 2nd IUI or more success stories
Replies: 6
Views: 8106

Hi :) Having had 5 negative DIUI's before the 6th positive one I can sympathise what you are all going through. I found the whole month to month process incredibly hard emotionally and really started to question whether it would work. dh and I had even had a consultation about DIVF and had resigned ...
by Lis
Tue Aug 28, 2007 11:23 am
Forum: Insemination
Topic: do you know sperm quality of donor sperm?
Replies: 12
Views: 5920

Hi mkdig & Su My dh and I had to buy our donor sperm from Luis Hughes in London - 10 batches for 10 cycles. We were told that a donor's sperm count, motility etc. has to be well above "average", like super sperm :D because when its frozen then thawed, some sperm do die off so the count is lowered. W...
by Lis
Tue Aug 28, 2007 11:08 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Pheonixes Rising
Replies: 2531
Views: 193472

Morning :D Jen - wey hey! You've started tmt - you're on your way :D altho just sounds really complicated re timing with donor but hey that's for IM to worry about. Your weekend sounded bliss. Dh and I love going for long walks in country when we can. My dad and step mum have a caravan and we've be...
by Lis
Mon Aug 27, 2007 11:14 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Pheonixes Rising
Replies: 2531
Views: 193472

Hi everyone, Happy Bank Holiday :D Kate good to hear from you. You are sounding well I'm glad to hear. I can hear what you are saying, you've got this close (and that's only if Thursday gives you bad news) so I'm not surprised you are thinking about trying again. If it was me, personally, I think I...
by Lis
Sat Aug 25, 2007 6:17 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Pheonixes Rising
Replies: 2531
Views: 193472

Hi again sorry I just didn't feel in the mood to post with personals after reading Kate's sad news this morning :cry: Jen - glad you had a great time at the wedding with friends. Lock in sounds great. Have to admit I'm starting to crave a wee drink myself now . . have been contenting myself with ch...
by Lis
Sat Aug 25, 2007 6:15 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Pheonixes Rising
Replies: 2531
Views: 193472

Hi again sorry I just didn't feel in the mood to post with personals after reading Kate's sad news this morning :cry: Jen - glad you had a great time at the wedding with friends. Lock in sounds great. Have to admit I'm starting to crave a wee drink myself now . . have been contenting myself with ch...
by Lis
Sat Aug 25, 2007 9:32 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: No heartbeat @7wks - what next?
Replies: 14
Views: 2360

Kate I am so so sorry to hear your news. I cannot put into words how sorry I am to hear this. I know no words can take away the pain. As Jen said there is still a 10% chance .... and being in limbo is the worst thing. I know its going to be a long week for you. We are here if you need us. Thinking o...
by Lis
Sat Aug 25, 2007 9:30 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Pheonixes Rising
Replies: 2531
Views: 193472

Kate I am so so sorry to hear your news. I cannot put into words how sorry I am to hear this. I know no words can take away the pain. As Jen said there is still a 10% chance .... and being in limbo is the worst thing. I know its going to be a long week for you. We are here if you need us. Thinking o...
by Lis
Wed Aug 22, 2007 11:05 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Pheonixes Rising
Replies: 2531
Views: 193472

Hi guys - this thread is so happy right now .. keep it up girlies! Nicki - you surged yeehaa!!!! I know I've been speaking to you via text but still had to comment. Just imagining right now, a wee strong swimmer has hooked up with your egg and thart 2 are becoming one beautiful embie :wink: Will kee...
by Lis
Sat Aug 18, 2007 8:50 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Pheonixes Rising
Replies: 2531
Views: 193472

Hi Girls Tried getting on here yesterday but site down :? Jen - I totally agree with you on the whole smoking thing. It is not good for you and certainly not good for your baby. Good on you for saying something. Dh has been so close to saying something on several occasions since I have been preg whe...
by Lis
Mon Aug 13, 2007 7:50 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Pheonixes Rising
Replies: 2531
Views: 193472

Hello again! I've just been on photo bucket and added a couple of pics for now. It was so great seeing everyone's photos! Everyone is gorgeous!! So glam and so happy looking in all the photos which is what we want! Jen - you look just like I imagined - you actually remind me of a friend of mine and ...
by Lis
Mon Aug 13, 2007 7:15 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Pheonixes Rising
Replies: 2531
Views: 193472

Hello all Just a quickie. I am whacked again :roll: Didn't get finished work til after 6 when supposed to finish at 5 and I'm not handling the extra time now. Had sucha busy day but on the plus side ... only 3.5 more days to go. WOOHOO!! Kate - glad you are beginning to chill a bit. I didn't really...
by Lis
Sun Aug 12, 2007 8:14 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Pheonixes Rising
Replies: 2531
Views: 193472

Nicki! What a fab idea re photobucket! I will def get round to adding some photos this week. Don't have any of me heavily preggers so I will need to ask dh to take a side profile photo of me and I'll post it on. Sorry about your mum Nicki - how is she coping? I know just how you feel, my mum is not...
by Lis
Fri Aug 10, 2007 6:47 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Pheonixes Rising
Replies: 2531
Views: 193472

Hi guys. I so have internet rage tonight! Bl**dy PC is soooo slow! Kate - you MUST try stop stressing! The first few weeks are definitely the worst but the worrying continues :cry: After you hear the heart beat, you worry about the 12 week scan, then I worried about not getting the 20 wk one so wor...
by Lis
Sun Aug 05, 2007 12:56 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Pheonixes Rising
Replies: 2531
Views: 193472

Jen welcome back!! So glad to hear Barcelona went well :lol: :D despite having to have womb biopsy too - OUCH! :? There's definitely something in the no. 6 as you've also been given a 60% chance of BFP as well as it being try no. 6!! 8) What are BC pills? :roll: Excuse my ignorance! That made me la...