So, it worked! The IUI that had 2 very far apart in size follies, all of my antibiotics I was on and all the odds felt like they were stacked against us, but I am pregnant with #2! We had a positive beta on September 5th, and the levels were 90. September 7th my level… Read More Cycle 6 IUI#3 update
We had our 3rd IUI for baby #2 done on Thursday, August 23. We had a 23mm follicle on the right and a 16mm on the left. I have never had two follies so far apart in size before. I feel like that was going against us. I also ended up with a YI the… Read More Cycle 6 IUI #3
August 19th was 5 years since I was first officially diagnosed with PCOS. 5 years battling infertility. And my fight is still not over. Not sure if it will ever be. August 19, 2013 I went to planned parenthood because I did not have any health insurance at the time and had not had… Read More 5 Long Years!
Well I haven’t posted in awhile because a lot has been going on in my life. We ended up having our Cycle 5 IUI #2 on July 22nd. I had high hopes and felt like the stars had aligned. It was the first cycle where I had one egg these past 5 months. I was… Read More Update to Cycle 5
So our IUI failed. I knew it was a failure by this past Saturday when I tested at 10dpiui and it was negative. I tried to convince myself I had seen a slight line but it wasn’t really there. I stopped my progesterone on Tuesday by not taking my nightly pill. I went in yesterday,… Read More Cycle 5 here we come!
Well I haven’t updated in a while as things have been very busy. My 3rd timed intercourse cycle failed and we decided to move back to IUI. I started my cycle on June 5th as CD1 and now today, June 20th was CD16 and we did our IUI this morning! This month Dr. S started… Read More Cycle 4, IUI #1
Well today marks CD12 of cycle #3 of timed intercourse. I am not hopeful that this will work. I am pretty sure my CM is creating a hostile environment for the sperm and killing them off. I honestly have always believed I have this issue. I finally asked Dr. S about doing a post-coital test… Read More CD12 Update…Here we are again
Well on Tuesday morning, 6w2d (6 weeks, 2 days) we went in for our first ultrasound. They were having problems finding my uterus vaginally so they had to do the abdominal ultrasound. Due to all of the issues we were having we did not get to see a heartbeat. This concerns me. Everything else looked… Read More First Ultrasound
2 years, 9 months and 15 days 33 months 145 weeks 1,019 days 24,456 hours That is how long our journey has been and how long it has taken us to get to this point. And still counting. Honestly, I never thought in my wildest dreams that we would be here. IUI # 2 WORKED!! YAY!!… Read More IUI Success! I can’t believe this!
Wow, it’s been over two weeks since I last posted. I am slacking. There has not been a lot to report so I figured I would save it all for this post. To update on a few things, I am currently off all of my herbal supplements from Dr. John. I believe they truly helped… Read More IUI take 2!