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by Jo Locker
Wed Dec 10, 2003 12:00 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: So unfair!
Replies: 14
Views: 1785

So unfair!

Hi Dean & Helen. I remember vividly sitting in the consultants office being told we'd never conceive naturally with our problems and I couldnt believe it cos its something you just don't consider.<br><br>Sadly though life isnt fair or just - some folks wish they could walk but wont be able to, other...
by Jo Locker
Wed Dec 10, 2003 11:39 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: Where can I get...
Replies: 6
Views: 897

Where can I get...

Hi - sorry my reply is so late but we hired ours (still have it - after a few months you have bought it so it becomes yours) from Babybeats.com and it is fantastic. It arrived 2 days after ordering it and personally I feel it's been a godsend especially during the first weeks before our baby started...
by Jo Locker
Wed Dec 10, 2003 11:31 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: Can anyone reassure/advise?
Replies: 7
Views: 1202

Can anyone reassure/advise?

Hi Nick,<br>Just want to ditto what some of the others have said. The clinic I went to did not take blood tests or measure HCG levels and I'm really glad they didnt. It was either - or + and take it easy as the first few weeks are the most vulnerable, etc. You can have too much information.<br><br>I...
by Jo Locker
Tue Dec 09, 2003 10:11 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: Thank you
Replies: 8
Views: 995

Thank you

You are so welcome. Everyone understands your need to lay low and just get through the first weeks - wish I had a time machine and could just fast forward things a bit for you. We're all with you for friday, you know that.<br><br>Stop fretting about your boobs - mine have never really been sore righ...
by Jo Locker
Mon Dec 08, 2003 4:29 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Does anyone else do this?
Replies: 4
Views: 621

Does anyone else do this?

Michelle your story really reminded me of myself so much - there's absolutely nothing wrong with how you were - you can't cry all the time can you but sometimes things just build up and Christmas is such an emotional time especially when you're trying to succeed with this IVF lark. Smaller things th...
by Jo Locker
Mon Dec 08, 2003 4:16 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: NEWS!!!!!!!
Replies: 28
Views: 4311

NEWS!!!!!!!

That is the best news I have heard in absolutely ages. I could not be happier for you - can't believe it!!<br><br>Bet you feel like you're walking on eggshells at the mo, but think positive - there's no reason why anything other than good things will happen for you this time. You rest up girl and I'...
by Jo Locker
Mon Dec 08, 2003 11:41 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: my nuchal scan result...
Replies: 13
Views: 1619

my nuchal scan result...

Jackie ..... sorry to hear you have this worry. Just to add my two penneth into the pot, the way I view it is this:<br><br>Imagine 140 babies being born - only one MIGHT not be as healthy - that is a LOT OF PERFECTLY NORMAL BABIES!! The numbers they give you are just stats and probabilities - I'm su...
by Jo Locker
Mon Dec 08, 2003 11:08 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: Baby Boy
Replies: 17
Views: 2830

Baby Boy

Dear Tracey - sorry to be so late in replying to your post. Have had computer problems and then have been away last week.<br><br>Just to add my voice to the others - feel gutted for you to have so know such details about your son but see that you're moving on and send you lots of love. I know a litt...
by Jo Locker
Sat Nov 29, 2003 9:47 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Thank you
Replies: 4
Views: 404

Thank you

Hi Traci & DH ..... thanks for your message - you've no idea how much we all hated having to say how sorry we were, etc., as we SO WANTED this to be your +++ time but we are waiting for the time when it all works out for you, which will come. I hope that you can find some comfort during this disappo...
by Jo Locker
Fri Nov 28, 2003 11:56 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: my up date
Replies: 3
Views: 519

my up date

Kath you poor girl, what a horrible scary time for you - on top of the disappointment of not being able to go ahead of course. What this means is that you'll be monitored very closely on your next go and drug quantities adjusted to suit you.<br><br>You have your little frosties waiting for you after...
by Jo Locker
Fri Nov 28, 2003 11:24 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Traci's RESULT
Replies: 24
Views: 2233

Traci's RESULT

What is there to say? nothing except really sorry Traci cos you are so cut out to be a mum. It's so you to list the positives in your life and I know they're very real and we do have a lot of other things to be thankful for but it's so frustrating when you have to wait yet a little longer for your d...
by Jo Locker
Fri Nov 28, 2003 8:32 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: Had to go to hospital sorry ain't been around for a couple
Replies: 15
Views: 3377

Had to go to hospital sorry ain't been around for a couple

Hey Shell - dont you worry about HOW your baby is born .... let the doctors worry about that. The wonderful thing is that everythings ok and in just a short time you'll be holding your little cherub!! Makes me break out in goosepimples just thinking about it!!!<br><br>Everything sounds as if its goi...
by Jo Locker
Thu Nov 27, 2003 9:23 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: bump showing!
Replies: 5
Views: 951

bump showing!

Hi Dyer - don't worry you'll be showing soon enough!! Think you could only really tell with me that I was pregnant at about 15-16 weeks, before then I just looked a bit shapeless!!<br><br>Now at 25 weeks my tum is literally changing by the week!<br><br>For the first time in our lives we all want to ...
by Jo Locker
Thu Nov 27, 2003 9:22 am
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: bump showing!
Replies: 5
Views: 951

bump showing!

Hi Dyer - don't worry you'll be showing soon enough!! Think you could only really tell with me that I was pregnant at about 15-16 weeks, before then I just looked a bit shapeless!!<br><br>Now at 25 weeks my tum is literally changing by the week!<br><br>For the first time in our lives we all want to ...
by Jo Locker
Wed Nov 26, 2003 2:56 pm
Forum: Pregnant after treatment
Topic: NIGHTMARE OF FINDING SOMETHING NICE TO WEAR FOR XMAS!
Replies: 9
Views: 1590

NIGHTMARE OF FINDING SOMETHING NICE TO WEAR FOR XMAS!

Think I'll stick with black trousers and different tops over Christmas but you don't see much it's true that isnt head to toe covered in sequins!! <br><br>Feel so lucky that this Christmas things are going to feel so different for some of us, and feel so much for those who are still waiting and thin...