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Postby datkins » Fri May 14, 2004 1:35 pm

Like most of you, I am new to IVF. My husband and I had to go yesterday for the IVF class, and they taught us how to give shots to oranges. We start the shots tomorrow (Saturday), and I am scared out of my mind. I really want to go through with this, but I am so nervous I don't know if I can handle it. Any advice? :shock:
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Postby Traci » Fri May 14, 2004 8:04 pm

Welcome to the site , yes it is very nerve racking when you start but you will soon get the hang of it , jump over to the general forum and join in on there .

Good luck

Trace x
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Postby CALOCH » Sun May 16, 2004 2:19 pm

datkins,

Well.......How did your shot go? :shock:

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Postby datkins » Sun May 16, 2004 9:33 pm

I can't believe that I was so nervous. It was a breeze. I have to take two shots a day and other than a bit of soreness, I can't even tell that anything is different. :D
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Postby CALOCH » Tue May 18, 2004 2:44 pm

Great news!! I was just like you....scared of the needles. No matter how many times I heard "it doesn't hurt" It didn't help until I experienced it myself!! Good luck to you!!

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Postby datkins » Tue May 18, 2004 5:59 pm

Thanks. This is my fourth day with the shots and my hiney is a bit bruised. :( I go for my first vaginal ultrasound in the morning so hopefully all of this pain will be worth it!
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