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by Literatriz
Sat Mar 10, 2007 3:12 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hi! Newbie from Massachusetts
Replies: 12
Views: 1406

Mass Oldie

Hi, I am also from Mass. Going to Brazil for a possible shared eggs IVF this coming June. This board is a wonderful support. My doctor answers my questions promply via email. However, I do enjoy reading comments, additional info and impressions. It takes a lot of the burden of waiting for things to ...
by Literatriz
Mon Mar 05, 2007 11:47 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: The Over 40 Crowd
Replies: 5470
Views: 696571

The oldest one

Hi all, I am so glad the "oldies" are getting together. I am, maybe, the oldest amongs us. Of course I will be using the shared eggs programs...and I do have a history of pregnancies in my favor. My DH doesn't even dare to dream of a child. He is more in the pessimistic side - so we don't talk much ...
by Literatriz
Mon Feb 26, 2007 11:03 pm
Forum: Egg and embryo donation
Topic: i wonder if anyone has any advice please?
Replies: 4
Views: 2423

Re: i wonder if anyone has any advice please?

Hi, Have you checked for imunological reaction to the genetic material of your husband or sperm donor? My sister in law lost three babies before they found taht out. She was being treated with drugs similar to that given to pacites undergoinng transplants. It may not be your case but after all you h...
by Literatriz
Fri Feb 23, 2007 10:29 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: first timer too
Replies: 6
Views: 1043

Hope all is well with you and your dear other. It is a big waiting time and the worse for me was to go to the bathroom - always fearing to find out some blood...which eventually happened last August. Well, we are goint to try again this June. I hope you find the tranquility necessary to be there for...
by Literatriz
Wed Feb 21, 2007 4:56 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Question for girls who get progesterone injections
Replies: 18
Views: 2552

Re: Question for girls who get progesterone injections

Hi everyone. I have been doing progesterone injections since my EC on 3/30/06. They are the long needle - 1 1/2" and they go in my butt and they hurt! I have to do them until May 7, at which time I will be switched to the suppositories but I wanted to ask - Have any of you who have done the injecti...
by Literatriz
Sat Feb 17, 2007 2:47 pm
Forum: In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Topic: 1st embryo transfer and going crazy
Replies: 12
Views: 2489

with you

Hi, Hope all is well...try to do something that keeps your mind busy while you don't know what is going on with your body. You have a lot of hormones in your body and no signal is to be interpreted this or that way. Keep your mind on something that requires thinking and movemtne at the same time (su...
by Literatriz
Wed Feb 14, 2007 11:17 pm
Forum: Egg and embryo donation
Topic: Anyone over 48?
Replies: 7
Views: 3598

Re: Anyone over 48?

Im 48 and have two grown children. My second husband is 45 and really wants a child. We are planning to try egg donor. Is there any success stories at such advance age? Please advise. I am going through the same process - see my post on Brazil. It is planned to happen in June. Rates of pregnancy wi...
by Literatriz
Wed Feb 14, 2007 5:29 pm
Forum: Egg and embryo donation
Topic: egg donation in Brazil
Replies: 0
Views: 1499

egg donation in Brazil

I am going to Brazil to have the IVF with egg donation there. I live in the US but I am originally from Brazil. In my country, it is against the law to buy eggs. So, we pay for the treatment of a woman in need of fertitily treatment but can't afford it. The pool of donors is quite big in several fer...