Journals

An update of sorts...

Mermy
  • By Mermy · Posted yesterday at 1:10 pm
  • 1 reply
  • So I got a voicemail on Friday from the Adoption Supervisor. She wanted to give me an update that there was really no update yet where the birthfather is concerned, and to let me know she would be out ...

IUI #1 today

Alacrity
  • By Alacrity · Posted yesterday at 1:27 am
  • 0 replies
  • Today is Monday, I did my Ovidrel trigger shot on Saturday night at 10:15pm and did my IUI #1 at roughly 10:15am. Prior to the IUI the specialist did an ultrasound and saw 2 follicles on the left and ...

Feeling Orphaned

bgold
  • By bgold · Posted April 21, 2014
  • 6 replies
  • I don't even know where to begin. I just feel very alone. After the last failed IVF attempt in September last year, my DH and decided we were done trying. I have been in therapy since to help me with ...

28 weeks and counting

Rtw121
  • By Rtw121 · Posted April 21, 2014
  • 2 replies
  • Made it to 28 weeks and things still seem to be going well. Baby has a good heartbeat and everything looked fine on echocardiogram. Looking for daycare options and settling in to new house with room for ...

Waiting for lab result

Alacrity
  • By Alacrity · Posted April 18, 2014
  • 2 replies
  • Today is Friday: The timeline given by my doctor for my IUI has shifted a few days, as I was originally expecting to see her on Monday. I did the ovulation test today and a happy face showed up, meaning ...

Just gave my first injection

Alacrity
  • By Alacrity · Posted April 17, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • So far I've completed 5 days of Clomid x 5 days, waited one day, now on day 7 gave myself my Menopur injection. My hubby is on work travel, but I would have gladly given it to myself anyway. I did have ...

First entry

Alacrity
  • By Alacrity · Posted April 12, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • Today is a monumental day: I started my journey towards IUI with my husband. I just took my first Clomid (100mg) tonight and I am hoping I don't experience any of the side effects. I'm hoping I don't ...

How do you not get your hopes up?

ampfund
  • By ampfund · Posted April 7, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • It's hard to believe we are coming up on the two year mark of TCC. It has been a journey I honestly never thought I would have to go through, nor would I wish it on my worst enemy. February we completed ...

Nat'l IF Awareness Month - and NIA Week April 20-26

isabella28
  • By isabella28 · Posted April 3, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • Resolve is very active with National Infertility Awareness Week, and we often start threads about how to raise awareness through social media. More from Resolve here: http://www.resolve.org/national-infertil ...

Global Consortium Identifies Best Management of Endometriosis

isabella28
  • By isabella28 · Posted March 30, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • Wanted to pass this along for others who suffer from endometriosis too! http://www.nichd.nih.gov/news/resources/ spotlight/Pages/041013-endometriosis.asp x Consensus Statement Encourages Consistent Care ...

TTC - Secondary Infertility

Abharris1
  • By Abharris1 · Posted March 26, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • First of all, I want to say that I completely believe in the Lord's timing, and that I know He is in charge. Second of all, I also feel that he's given doctors and nurses the mental and physical capabilities ...

Number 5

TheDogNerd
  • By TheDogNerd · Posted March 20, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • Medicated cycle number five officially started yesterday (well, technically the cycle started on Monday, but the medication began yesterday.) For the past four cycles, I’ve been on either Clomid or Femara ...

not sure what it is

hopefulone2013
  • By hopefulone2013 · Posted March 19, 2014
  • 2 replies
  • hello all I am on my 2nd round of clomid the two days I've been having lower back pain but today a bit more than yesterday and light cramping on right side and today I wiped after #1 and seen a pink streak ...

Our second annual report with Stanford Medical School

Brian
  • By Brian · Posted March 19, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • We just finished a brand new special report, “Experts by experience 2014: A compilation of patients’ stories”, in partnership with the Stanford University School of Medicine. It is a 31-page collection ...

Here we go again!

DandelionDreams
  • By DandelionDreams · Posted March 18, 2014
  • 1 reply
  • Well my surgery went as well as it could, the doc ended up removing one tube and "fixing" the other. I still have A LOT of scar tissue on the remaining tube, so it should be possible to become pregnant ...

Hitting a milestone -- 5,000 photos posted already

John2
  • By John2 · Posted March 18, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, communications director, Inspire 3/18/14 Dear members, I'm writing to let you know that in a little more than a month, members here have posted more than 5,000 photos. Congratulations ...

ADOPTION IS NOT A METHOD TO CONCEPTION

mrshope2013
  • By mrshope2013 · Posted March 15, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • Why is it that whenever I tell someone I’m thinking about adopting they immediately tell me about a friend or a friend of a friend that tried for years to get pregnant, then adopted, then ended up getting ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD

John2
  • By John2 · Posted March 14, 2014
  • 12 replies
  • The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of Q&A interviews with people who are making contributions to helping patients ...

Infertility Support Image of the Week

RESOLVEStaff
  • By RESOLVEStaff · Posted March 14, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • Here is RESOLVE's Pinterest community infertility Support and Inspiration image of the week. To see more pins, go to http://pinterest.com/resolve/boards ...

Still trying to conceive

NaschaKishi
  • By NaschaKishi · Posted March 13, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • I got pregnant with my son on birth control and had him in November of 2010 at my 6 week check up I had the Mirena IUD put in it worked great till 5 months later in May of 2011 it fell out so I decided ...

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