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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 ...

Tactless Family ask, "when are you gonna have kids?"

SeaSyren
  • By SeaSyren · Posted March 8, 2014
  • 6 replies
  • Hi Ladies, I need help, advice and maybe even suggestions on how to put nosey unrelenting family members in their place. The DH and I have only been married for a year and a half. We've been TTC for about ...

3 Day Transfer Question

CDP1025
  • By CDP1025 · Posted March 6, 2014
  • 3 replies
  • Hi. This may sound like a stupid question, but here it goes. Is the day of egg retrieval also considered day 1 when doing a 3-day embryo transfer? Or is the day AFTER egg retrieval considered day 1? For ...

Sadness

charlie1976
  • By charlie1976 · Posted March 6, 2014
  • 9 replies
  • After a joyous Monday where my HCG beta was in the correct range, sadly, my HCG beta failed to double yesterday. While I will mourn for the rest of the week, we will pick ourselves up and try again. I ...

Started my blog

aleciamasters
  • By aleciamasters · Posted March 3, 2014
  • 0 replies
  • Visit my blog for my ivf journey: http://myjourneyforavalynn.blogspot.com ...

another one of those days......

nrobinson41
  • By nrobinson41 · Posted March 2, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • That the tears just start coming and dont stop...god I feel like such a different person. It is coming up on a year that I started ivf 4 retrievals, 1 chemical, 3 BFN, 1 laproscopic surgery and ten pregnancy ...

My Patience is Rapidly Dwindling...

charlie1976
  • By charlie1976 · Posted March 1, 2014
  • 5 replies
  • ...and I am in pain (hips where my husband injects the progesterone) and lower back (why that hurts, I'm not sure). I am usually a patient person, able to distract myself easily by doing other activities ...

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