Hope_LS's MedHelp Blogs https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1025806 Medical communities and forums staffed by doctors from leading medical centers. Over 325 forums and communities providing medical information and medical help. en Getting back on track! Ok, I haven't been on the site for quite a while now... I have been struggling with my weight for qu Hope_LS Mon, 26 Dec 2011 21:46:01 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/332410/Getting-back-on-track https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/332410/Getting-back-on-track Relaxation Ok, so I finally found a good way to relax - it's being a bum out on the beach! lol I got to the be Hope_LS Fri, 06 Aug 2010 21:32:52 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/219129/Relaxation https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/219129/Relaxation Focusing on Weight Loss The last 3 years have been rough - we have been trying to conceive for the past 3 years, which is nee Hope_LS Sat, 17 Jul 2010 10:14:00 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/212965/Focusing-on-Weight-Loss https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/212965/Focusing-on-Weight-Loss Feeling Good Okay, so today is my 5 year anniversary with the hubby - part of me can't believe it's been 5 years, Hope_LS Fri, 23 Apr 2010 16:56:09 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/185286/Feeling-Good https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/185286/Feeling-Good unsure... Okay, so today is 13 dpo - I wrote that I was spotting yesterday - but that only lasted for like an h Hope_LS Mon, 05 Apr 2010 10:49:00 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/178673/unsure https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/178673/unsure labs had labs drawn today to check progesterone levels - will probably be Friday before I hear the results Hope_LS Tue, 30 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/176979/labs https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/176979/labs hoping!! Okay, so last night was time for bd.... Hubby was in such good spirits - we gave the boys a little p Hope_LS Tue, 23 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/174422/hoping https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/174422/hoping This month looks good! So today I had my follicle study (cd 13) - I have 3 follicles that each measure 22 - I am beyond exci Hope_LS Mon, 22 Mar 2010 13:33:25 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/173688/This-month-looks-good https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/173688/This-month-looks-good here we go again Okay, so had my baseline ultrasound yesterday - everything looked good (cd2). I start clomid today f Hope_LS Fri, 12 Mar 2010 14:03:59 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/170004/here-we-go-again https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/170004/here-we-go-again blood work Dr called & said labs drawn on 3/2 looked good - prog 5.2 - definitely ovulated - just keep waiting - Hope_LS Fri, 05 Mar 2010 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/168059/blood-work https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/168059/blood-work follicle study had follicle study ultrasound done today - had a follicle that measured 31 - dr was afraid we might h Hope_LS Mon, 22 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/167098/follicle-study https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/167098/follicle-study new cycle didn't actually have this cycle day - but the dr stein said my body "reset" itself and estimated my d Hope_LS Sat, 13 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/164474/new-cycle- https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/164474/new-cycle- us & labs 2/22 ultrasound today showed a follicle that was a 31 - dr was afraid that I ovulated early and missed my Hope_LS Mon, 22 Feb 2010 14:52:02 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/164452/us--labs-2-22 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/164452/us--labs-2-22 HSG DONE So today was the hsg - it showed that my tubes and everything are open and the dye flowed through goo Hope_LS Fri, 19 Feb 2010 14:29:31 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/163650/HSG-DONE https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/163650/HSG-DONE ultrasound baseline ultrasound done Hope_LS Mon, 15 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/162616/ultrasound https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/162616/ultrasound labs drawn Had labs drawn today - results confirmed not pregnant & also confirmed low progesterone levels - like Hope_LS Wed, 10 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/162360/labs-drawn https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/162360/labs-drawn still no AF... Okay, so I took my last dose of Provera on Thursday - still no AF... I am getting very frustrated! Hope_LS Sat, 06 Feb 2010 22:29:29 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/159925/still-no-AF https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/159925/still-no-AF Provera Okay, dr's office called - I am starting Provera today - hoping my period will start soon after the p Hope_LS Tue, 26 Jan 2010 08:40:54 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/156278/Provera https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/156278/Provera tired of bleeding! Okay, so I already mentioned that my cycles have been out of whack - it's really getting annoying... Hope_LS Wed, 30 Dec 2009 14:33:07 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/148114/tired-of-bleeding https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/148114/tired-of-bleeding lots of spotting/bleeding I am now on cd20 - my cycle has been all out of whack since I started taking a "break" from the meds Hope_LS Mon, 21 Dec 2009 14:20:11 -0500 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/146117/lots-of-spotting-bleeding https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/146117/lots-of-spotting-bleeding