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Postby eskavon » Wed Feb 16, 2005 3:39 pm

Just about to undergo our first go at IVF and wondered if anyone has any experience with acupuncture alongside IVF?
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Postby Dagny » Wed Feb 16, 2005 3:50 pm

Hi there

I have had 5 IVF and my first 4 I did without acupuncture and I got 1 positive. Then on my 5th and last go I decided to have acupuncture and I got a positive which sadly ended in a miscarriage a few weeks ago but I firmly believe thst it can help. My friend had 5 treatments with no success and on her 6th with acupuncture she has just had her first positive. I will keep up with the acupuncture on my next treatment.

Best of luck with it all. Come over to the General Forum when you start and join in a buddy thread.

Love Dagny xkx
Me 38 DH 40
1st 2nd & 4th IVF/ICSI -ve
3rd +ve DD Katelyn born @ 24wks & sadly died
5th +ve m/c 9wks
6th +ve Twins Sadly DD Leah stillborn @20wks and DS Kieran born @22wks but sadly died too
7th +ve - DD Chloë Mae born @38wks our precious miracle
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Postby eskavon » Wed Feb 16, 2005 3:53 pm

Thanks Dagny
I'm hoping to start the ivf at the end of march so i think i'll go for the acupuncture beginning of mar. Will pop over to the general forum
Cheers
Eskavon :)
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Postby Traci » Fri Feb 18, 2005 8:36 am

eskavon
I have had acupuncture and I found it to be really calming as I lead a very stressfull life !!!! I am always on the go and I have staff! I wish I had had acupuncture the other 3 treatments as I really felt this calmed me to get through it all . definately worth every penny .

Trace x :lol:
1st cycle own eggs Neg
2nd cycle own eggs Neg
3rd cycle cousins eggs Neg
4th cycle unknown donor eggs Neg
Going to have sisters eggs Feb 06
NEVER GIVE UP!
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Postby Nolan » Fri Feb 18, 2005 10:34 am

Hi everyone, I'm doing acupuncture since the end of Nov '04. I'm 2 weeks into my down regulating injections and had whopper of a headache that I couldn't shake. I told my acupunturist and she done extra points on the head and the headache is gone, whereas nothing else would shift it. I also find I'm a lot calmer inside, so its worth a try.
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Postby eskavon » Fri Feb 18, 2005 10:42 am

Hi Trace
Thanks for your note, all stuff seems really positive about acupuncture, will definately give it a go even if it means me just taking an hour out to chill each week. Will join the main board when my treatment commences, you guys are really supportive and I could do with soe moral support before we start.
Many thanks
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Postby ogr1 » Sat Feb 19, 2005 1:17 am

would acupuntcher help my dispostion :roll: h
we werent blessed with our babies to raise here but we our blessed with our grandaughter
and all of our many adopted and foster children that touch our lives
and i am glad to add that our 6th grandchild will be born this spring!!!!
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