Thankfully E slept well overnight. Often these new cycles wreck her sleep patterns. Turns out the appointment was a the private hospital today, so no chance in 'accidentally' reading THAT article. Oh well. Both the consultant and specialist nurse was there. Baseline scan were done and then decision regarding when to start the injections, when … Continue reading And so it begins… again
It's been a while since our first failed IVF treatment and the subsequent post-failure sadness and grief. It was a difficult time. I was so concerned about E that I even contemplated arranging for her to see a psychiatrist.Those were dark times...Thankfully, the private follow up meeting with the fertility consultant proved to be helpful with … Continue reading Recovery complete – time to get back on the wagon
Since the cancellation of E's first IVF cycle, our life has sort of gone back to 'normal', well normal being that E doesn't have to use the nasal spray every few hours and doesn't have to attend umpteenth appointments for scans, bloods and bad news. The cancellation allowed us to refocus back to the holiday … Continue reading Sun, fun and scuba
It's been a crap day today. E went for her scan and we were hoping the continued down regulation (about 5 weeks now) would result in the necessary end point ie menopause, but no, that was not what happened. E was told her follies were getting bigger and her womb lining was getting thicker. The … Continue reading Powerless
E has been on her IVF cycle 1 treatment for 10 days so far and is doing amazingly well. So far she has not experienced the extreme side effects of Ulipristal and Zoladex and we are thankful of that. For those unaware, when E was on the above drugs, she had a complete personality change. … Continue reading E doing amazingly!