About Me: Female, 46, Lancaster, OH, member since Jul 2009
My name is Melissa, I am Married with 3 cats.
My DH and I got Married Late in life. I was 35. We didn't start trying to conceive until I was 37, and didn't seek fertil
[More]ity treatments until I was 41 1/2. Big mistake!
7/21/12- Our Babies have arrived!!! Delivered on 7/21/12, via C-Section. Baby A, a girl, Cameron Riley weighed 5lbs 14oz's, and Baby B, a boy, Drake Alan weighed 5lbs. 11 oz's. We are so in love with our little bundles of joy!
We have never gotten to due a fresh cycle of IVF
We had 18 eggs on our first retrieval with donor eggs. And after finding out we had a less then stellar RE, he froze them on day 2.
1st FET July 09, Positive!!! Miscarriage Aug '09
Hysteroscopy in Oct. '09 for Ashermans Syndrome
2nd FET Feb '10 bfn
3rd FET March '10 bfn
June '10 Started with New RE, Found out our donors eggs were retived to late and were pretty much non viable.
2nd Hysteroscopy on July 6th for Ashermans Syndrome
New RE thawed 7 remaining embryo's, and only 1 made it to transfer. Embryos weren't the greatest. Did last FET transfer in
4th FET Oct '10 negative. .
Had a 3rd surgery in L.A., CA
Jan '11 with Dr. Charles March expert surgeon for Ashermans Syndrome
March 2011- DH and I decided to do donor embryos!!!
3/21/11 HSG done-Clear, uterine cavity looks great!!!!
June 28 '11- Embryos arrived save and sound at Clinic! We are now the proud parents of 10 little snowbabies!!!
Aug 19th FET 2 blast embryos
Aug 30th- BFN
Nov FET 8 snow babies left-
Transer November 29th. 2 Beautiful Blasts.
12/9/11- BFP!!!! Our Christmas Miracle!!!! Thank You God!
12/19/11-u/s 2 yok sacs
12/27/11- u/s 2 babies and 2 heartbeats!
1/16/12- u/s babies growiiing right on schedule!
God has answered our prayers!!!
Yes it is, Time feels like its gone by fast. I would like to find out the gender but that wont be til 20 weeks i have another u/s this Thursday its to do the nuc test, not sure what its called, then at 16 weeks he said no u/s only hear babies heart beat, then at 20 weeks il find out, IM really excited, and i had a nice day at my parents this weekend saw my sister and havent seen her in 15 years, It was nice. Thanks for asking, How have you been? I hope all is well : )
HELLO THERE, i am never on medhelp now as we have been going through adoption for past 1.5 years and we are finally there!!! strange getting your message today, our little boy comes home on Saturday, he is only 8.5 mths old and called McKENZIE. A sibling for Alfie, we spent £22,000 on ivf and now get our second son by nurture not nature. must tell tonnes you guys were the only ones i really stayed in contact with whilst having ivf. hope you and family well, adoption though isnt easy, intrusive , checks, medicals, training, homework, courts, meetings etc but we are there now, my best wishes Melissa p.s are you on facebook, i am melissa rainbird x
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