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Baby Boy with Gastrochisis

  • By haley337 · Posted 8:57 pm
  • Discussion in Dealing with Emotions · 0 replies
  • Hey. I am 19 years old, At 18 week ultrasound found out I'm having a baby Boy! but he has gastrochisis. I have been on a emotional roller coaster. I dont know what to think, i wont be able to hold my ...

Elf on the shelf

  • By t_ruffles · New reply November 19, 2014
  • Journal · 2 replies
  • So last year a friend of ours bought us an Elf on the Shelf. I've been searching Pinterest for ideas on what to do with him. I'm having a hard time figuring out how to introduce him for the first time ...

I am twin sister will I have twins?

  • By Raisa007 · New reply November 18, 2014
  • Discussion in Preparing for Baby · 1 reply
  • I am twin sisters my mum or side no one is twins at all just married 2months ago so I plan to have baby need to find out if my dad or mum side not twins and I am twins sister will I have twins or not ...

Early pregnant spotting bleeding

  • By Carlyf · Posted November 13, 2014
  • Discussion in Healthy and Fit Pregnancy · 0 replies
  • I had 6 days brown spotting negative test over that period , on 7th day got blood and tested positive bear in mind was negative day before bleed . I'm now on 8th day blood medium flow , done another test ...

no period for 6 months and 3 months pregnant

  • By liyahhmariee · Posted October 31, 2014
  • Discussion in Trying to Conceive · 0 replies
  • Is it possible I got pregnant without a period? Ive always had irregular periods since I started getting my period at 15years old. this is my first pregnancy. I started missing my periods in May. 2014...I ...

In it...together!

  • By AnnMV · New reply October 29, 2014
  • Journal · 7 replies
  • I was once an online community manager here. I loved it. It saved me and saw me through. In a big way. A huge way. I am here now in need: Of sharing. And writing. And of feeling the love back that this ...

could i be pregnant while on the multiload IUD

  • By chahab69 · Posted September 10, 2014
  • Discussion in Community Help Desk · 0 replies
  • i really need other peoples opinion. i am 17. i have the multiload IUD. today i was at my course (which is like school) and all of a sudden i just got really dizzy and felt like i was going to faint ...

Need your help to resolve zero mobility

  • By Balaji_Mohan · New reply September 5, 2014
  • Discussion in Preparing for Baby · 3 replies
  • I am very new to this user group and a very big HI to all the users :) I have a problem here and I would require your thoughts and solution to my problem. I took a test for semen analysis and the report ...

2 miscarriages both ended in Pprom

  • By ltaylor3811 · New reply September 2, 2014
  • Discussion in Preemies · 1 reply
  • This year has been a rough one. First off I conceived the first time some time in nov 2014. No to sure on the date being I hadn't gotten a period since stop my depo for 15 or so years. Everything was ...

Water broke at 14weeks and 13week but ended in miscarriage

  • By ltaylor3811 · Posted August 30, 2014
  • Discussion in Trying to Conceive · 0 replies
  • This year has been a rough one. First off I conceived the first time some time in nov 2014. No to sure on the date being I hadn't gotten a period since stop my depo for 15 or so years. Everything was ...


  • By pop-pop72 · New reply July 26, 2014
  • Journal · 1 reply
  • Any ideas for heartburn ...

Iugr, lupus anticoagulant and lovenox...really scared

  • By LiamBaby817 · Posted July 25, 2014
  • Discussion in Real World Advice from the Girlfriends · 0 replies
  • Hello everyone I've come here for support and advice. I will try to make this not so long...at 11 weeks I had lots of heavy painless bleeding and was diagnosed with complete previa. I had an abnormal ...

Water broke at 18 weeks

  • By Jackson2014 · New reply July 19, 2014
  • Discussion in Preemies · 9 replies
  • June 6 my water broke at only 18 weeks he was born 5 days later. Nobody knows for sure why it happened thinks may have been in company cervix but my other 2 pregnancy were preterm also #1 delivered at ...

Pregnancy with GI problems

  • By GleasonZoo · Posted July 14, 2014
  • Discussion in Real World Advice from the Girlfriends · 0 replies
  • Wondering if anyone has had GI issues during pregnancy? I am 16w 6d and have been having endless GI issues. First and foremost, severe constipation that even quadruple doses of Miralax cannot get moving ...

Reporter seeking contacts for epidermolysis bullosa (EB) story

  • By John2 · Posted July 7, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire 7/7/14 Dear members, A health reporter from NBC's TODAY.com contacted us today seeking help a story about so-called "Butterfly Children," who are children ...

10 weeks no period neg pregnancy tests

  • By babylove0846 · New reply June 21, 2014
  • Discussion in Trying to Conceive · 2 replies
  • Hi I had a miscarriage on the 6th of January... (very early) and have still not had a period since (10 weeks later) I have taken countless pregnancy tests all negative... is this natural or should I consult ...

i want to get pregnant again .

  • By doshia82 · New reply June 17, 2014
  • Discussion in Dealing with Emotions · 4 replies · Photos
  • im a healthly lady 32 yrs old and my tubes are tied not burnt and i have alot of friends and remember my docter after i woke up from getting my tubes tied and he said after a certain amount of years you ...

lezra and firtility

  • By deedee147 · New reply June 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Trying to Conceive · 1 reply
  • i am 43 and had been married for 20 years with no conception, but didnt try firtility. now i am married a secondtime for 2 years and we hav been trying to actively concieve. i am currently prescribed ...

I feel pregnant but negative blood test

  • By katerinay21 · New reply June 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Trying to Conceive · 1 reply
  • Hi everyone, I am not sure if I go mad or what but I realy think I am pregnant.painful breasts and very sens.nipples, cramping belly, my hips feel under preasure, lower back is killing me, and yestarday ...

Missed 2 periods in a row!

  • By Picklepop · New reply June 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Community Help Desk · 1 reply
  • Hi, I have recently come off the contraceptive pill, since coming off the pill I have had 2 regular periods. My diet and exercise is of a good standard from being a Personal Trainer and working in a gym ...

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