Fertility Treatment

New Year and New Life

Hello! I have been horrendously absent for months now but feel like the first day of this new year is the perfect time to start blogging again.   New Year is usually a very tough time for me, I have battled with depression and anxiety for over 20 years and find the prospect of marking another year off the calendar…

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Fertility Treatment

Swim, boys, swim!

It’s done!! I had my IUI done at 11.15 yesterday morning. All those little swimmer fought their way through and¬†hopefully found my egg. It was definitely a better experience than last time. I was really nervous about the sedation, having never had it before, and this occupied my mind a lot. I arrived at the clinic wearing my lucky Harry…

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Fertility Treatment, Take Two

Cycle day 312!

At the clinic on Friday I got asked what day post stimulation I was on and my first response was “about 312” which the nurses seemed to find amusing. I wasn’t joking. It feels like this has been the longest cycle known to man. I am currently on cycle day 20, day 17 post stimulation which is so much longer…

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