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€21,000 lighter and half a stone heavier

I had my third frozen embryo transfer on 25 June. In case my immune problems still weren’t sorted out, I decided to transfer just one of my two remaining embryos. Better to have only one gobbled up by my crazy-*ssed … Continue reading

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Moving on

Had my final blood test this morning with the lovely Dr L. Just a formality, especially as I got my period yesterday. I was expecting lots of horrible cramps but my period was pretty much business as usual, except for … Continue reading

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IVF FET #2, scan #3

Third scan today to see how my lining was doing. It was Dr L, joy, she of the excellent sense of humour who has done four out of five of my IUIs/FET. I hadn’t seen her this round at all. … Continue reading

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And we’re off!

The country has been battered by storms and floods for the last few days but, without wanting to sound too much like Enid Blyton, today dawned bright and clear. And with it came a morning call from Dr O to … Continue reading

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