One thing we thought about more often this pre-cycle and a lot over the years is getting a doggie 🐕. We both love dogs although I've never owned one. E's parents had two dogs in succession and I met their last one in old age- a 14 year old, arthritic, likely demented Golden Labrador called … Continue reading A doggie
It's been over a year since a wrote a post because I felt I had nothing to share and had enough of posting negative, miserable blogs. It was a tough time, E's sister had her second child and our 3rd IVF cycle hadn't worked. Then a few months later we tried a 4th miserable cycle … Continue reading OMG!!!
6 months. Well, almost 6 months. Away from this fertility rollercoaster. But we're aiming for June to restart IVF cycle 3 after 2 cancellations and a long break. The fear is back... but we're still in it together! Let's see how life plays out...
We saw the specialist again today in view of a repeat scratch test and uterine NK cell biopsy. Things were NOT as straightforward as expected. Another issue. It seems E hadn't ovulated. What was causing this delay again? Stress? Slight weight gain? Chance? Our specialist is thinking of proceeding with steroids and Clexane whatever the … Continue reading A pragmatic point of view
To all those still trying, those that have had success and everyone else in between. I hope you all got the presents you wanted from Santa.