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IVF FET #2, scan #1

First scan was on Monday. It felt a little surreal, as I haven’t been in for a scan since September. Also, my head hasn’t really gotten around the fact that I’m on a cycle. This one kind of crept up … 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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A longish post about very little

It’s still January, so I feel it’s okay to wish everybody a happy 2014. I hope the year is getting off to a great start, bumps or no bumps. Scant progress on the fertility front over the last couple of … Continue reading

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My killer body

Follow-up call to discuss the results of the CKR test of my cytokine ratio (ratio of CD4:CD8 cells) was scheduled for Monday. To recap the little I know, my previous elevated level indicated I might be producing high levels of … Continue reading

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