fyrefly's MedHelp Blogs https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/453994 Medical communities and forums staffed by doctors from leading medical centers. Over 325 forums and communities providing medical information and medical help. en Home with out my Heart. On August 13th I gave birth to the most perfect little boy I have ever seen. I can not believe that w fyrefly Fri, 15 Aug 2008 02:53:32 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/21995/Home-with-out-my-Heart https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/21995/Home-with-out-my-Heart HLHS I found out Monday that Alex is a Boy and also that he has severe HLHS. We have had to make the diffi fyrefly Fri, 08 Aug 2008 14:40:22 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/20834/HLHS https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/20834/HLHS 13 Week Appt Well we are 13 weeks and 1 day today. The bleed has resolved and I was assured that a miscarriage at fyrefly Tue, 01 Jul 2008 13:55:46 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/15363/13-Week-Appt https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/15363/13-Week-Appt Transnuchal Lucency Testing 6.23.08 The day started out with a bang! Man, I dragging for a 7:45 appt. Once I got through the "genetic cou fyrefly Mon, 23 Jun 2008 09:46:31 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/14454/Transnuchal-Lucency-Testing-62308 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/14454/Transnuchal-Lucency-Testing-62308 10 weeks today! 6.9.08 Today I am 10 weeks. I have been venturing out a bit more. Spending less time on bed-rest. Feeling mo fyrefly Mon, 09 Jun 2008 09:45:21 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/13044/10-weeks-today-6908 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/13044/10-weeks-today-6908 6.02.08 9 week u/s this morning was off to a rough start. i slept terribly last night. i went to sleep around 4 and got fyrefly Mon, 02 Jun 2008 11:14:41 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/12364/60208-9-week-u-s https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/12364/60208-9-week-u-s 5.29.08 i had a scare of two along the way since my last post. i lost one of my twins. which was just so hard fyrefly Thu, 29 May 2008 17:01:51 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/12064/52908 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/12064/52908 5.1.08 Raise in hCG! Went back today for my last vampire bite. Got a call telling me that my hCG has doubled and that ever fyrefly Thu, 01 May 2008 12:34:45 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9920/5108--Raise-in-hCG https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9920/5108--Raise-in-hCG 4.30.08 Positive Serum Test! I got my call yesterday from the nurse and she confirmed my pregnancy. I go back tomorrow to have ano fyrefly Wed, 30 Apr 2008 09:13:14 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9802/43008-Positive-Serum-Test https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9802/43008-Positive-Serum-Test 4.29.08 Blood Test Went into today for my vampire bite and am waiting for the results call. I was told by my nurse that fyrefly Tue, 29 Apr 2008 09:31:24 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9732/42908-Blood-Test https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9732/42908-Blood-Test 4.28.08 HPT Well, I broke down last night and took a hpt. I kept thinking that I would wait but, my husband goes fyrefly Mon, 28 Apr 2008 09:23:39 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9669/42808-HPT https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9669/42808-HPT 4.23.08 Keeping busy Today, I am keeping busy with my photography hobby... working on photos to submit for a competition. fyrefly Wed, 23 Apr 2008 08:39:34 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9348/42308-Keeping-busy https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9348/42308-Keeping-busy 4.21.08 Estrogen Patches Today I start on 2 estrogen patches and change them out every 5 days. I am waiting to see what kind o fyrefly Mon, 21 Apr 2008 07:27:05 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9238/42108-Estrogen-Patches https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9238/42108-Estrogen-Patches 4.20.08 ET (No not the Alien....) Here are a few photos. One is of the two blastocysts they transferred to hotel uterus.. the other is fyrefly Sun, 20 Apr 2008 17:42:07 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9208/42008-ET-No-not-the-Alien https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/9208/42008-ET-No-not-the-Alien 4.16.08 Care FREE lifestyle So the sun is out today and the temperature is perfect. I took a drive in my convertible today and wi fyrefly Wed, 16 Apr 2008 15:19:29 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8950/41608-Care-FREE-lifestyle https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8950/41608-Care-FREE-lifestyle 4.15.08 Embryo Count! Well, I heard from the clinic and 5 of the 6 that they actually fertilized themselves took and 9 of t fyrefly Tue, 15 Apr 2008 09:17:36 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8846/41508-Embryo-Count https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8846/41508-Embryo-Count 4.14.08 Egg Retrieval I woke up this morning so hungry that I could have eaten out of a trash can! I would have if I would fyrefly Mon, 14 Apr 2008 14:09:05 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8794/41408-Egg-Retrieval https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8794/41408-Egg-Retrieval 4.12.08 hCG injection Went to my appt this morning and was told that my lining looks good and to stop the Follistem, Lupron fyrefly Sun, 13 Apr 2008 09:46:12 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8697/41208-hCG-injection https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8697/41208-hCG-injection 4.11.08 I have been Folli-sized! Wonderful NEWS! Apparently I have made a lot of eggs(in the low 30's) and they are growing amazingly fyrefly Fri, 11 Apr 2008 09:00:45 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8572/41108-I-have-been-Folli-sized https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8572/41108-I-have-been-Folli-sized 4.10.08 Day before my Follisizing! Alright, so here I am at 8:30 in the morning. 2 injections running through my body trying to dive int fyrefly Thu, 10 Apr 2008 07:37:35 -0400 https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8491/41008-Day-before-my-Follisizing https://www.medhelp.org/user_journals/show/8491/41008-Day-before-my-Follisizing