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Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   Yesterday, 03:14 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 327
Posted By Teles
I'm of the opinion that whatever gives me...

I'm of the opinion that whatever gives me information without adding any risks is a green light. Anything they can tell from my blood, I'm totally cool with. I loved getting the numbers on Down...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   Yesterday, 03:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 248
Posted By Teles
I'm glad you sorted this out, but I just wanted...

I'm glad you sorted this out, but I just wanted to pop in and say a transvaginal is not unusual. It's the go-to when it's early days (like <=8 weeks), since baby is so tiny and often still a bit...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   Yesterday, 03:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 111
Posted By Teles
Couple things could be happening: 1. You...

Couple things could be happening:

1. You could just have a long cycle. I know it's super obnoxious when you're ttc to get a long cycle, but I think it's sometimes your brain wishing so badly that...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-23-2015, 06:10 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 248
Posted By Teles
Yeah, I think it's pretty standard that most...

Yeah, I think it's pretty standard that most practitioners will wait until you're at least 10 weeks to avoid unnecessary stress if they can't find a heartbeat. It's usually pretty tough to find...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-22-2015, 05:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 597
Posted By Teles
I hear they're breeding malinois' with shepherds...

I hear they're breeding malinois' with shepherds to get ultimate police dogs because of those qualities

I have never understood how people can go without bras when pregnant. My boobs got way...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-20-2015, 05:39 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 597
Posted By Teles
First picture was at 4 weeks (when I first found...

First picture was at 4 weeks (when I first found out), second is from two days ago
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-20-2015, 05:32 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,310
Posted By Teles
I'm actually starting to either feel better with...

I'm actually starting to either feel better with regard to nausea, or I'm getting used to it so it doesn't bother me as much. Either way, feels better! The mornings are still a little rough if I...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-20-2015, 05:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 248
Posted By Teles
That's such a great start! I'm thrilled...

That's such a great start!

I'm thrilled that you were able to find someone suited to you! I share your struggle to find a balance between quality and mooshy (the official term) care, so I really...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-19-2015, 04:28 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 163
Posted By Teles
Question About Maternal Heartrate

I'm currently pregnant, due Dec 2, 2015, and I just happened to have bought one of the new Fitbit Charge HRs just before I got pregnant.

According to my charts, I was a steady 71 beat per minute...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-18-2015, 06:02 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 268
Posted By Teles
The first thing that comes to mind that was an...

The first thing that comes to mind that was an absolute live saver is The Happiest Baby on the Block (http://www.happiestbaby.com/). It's a video that shows you some magical ways to soothe an infant...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-16-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 537
Posted By Teles
HCG of 42, 328!! Baby's still in there and...

HCG of 42, 328!! Baby's still in there and growing! Yay!
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-16-2015, 05:57 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 537
Posted By Teles
I realize now I said "would" when I meant...

I realize now I said "would" when I meant "wouldn't". Kind of changes what I was trying to say.

So update:
I'm only getting an ultrasound on May 21 (ie when I'm 12 weeks), despite the blood test...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-15-2015, 10:21 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,310
Posted By Teles
Well I'm actually caught up with all my work...

Well I'm actually caught up with all my work right now and my client for tomorrow ended up being rescheduled for today, so I may either take tomorrow completely off and call it a 4 day weekend or...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-15-2015, 10:18 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 537
Posted By Teles
I didn't get a reason, but he's not a baby...

I didn't get a reason, but he's not a baby doctor, just my GP, so I think he just did it because it was on the list of things to do at a first prenatal visit. I didn't bother to question him, since I...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-15-2015, 06:12 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 537
Posted By Teles
@stardogs My first appointment was a pap (despite...

@stardogs My first appointment was a pap (despite just having one the month before), checking my uterus size from the inside, and a stribg of rapid-fire, survey style questions about my lifestyle and...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-14-2015, 06:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 537
Posted By Teles
I know we have a new chat thread going now, but I...

I know we have a new chat thread going now, but I feel the need to update my ultrasound shenanigans here, since it's where I mentioned them first and it keeps this negativity out of the new thread. ...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-14-2015, 06:00 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,310
Posted By Teles
stardogs, you appear to be a mama after my own...

stardogs, you appear to be a mama after my own heart (http://spacefem.com/pregnant/mc.php?m=02&d=25&y=15)

Also, this (https://sites.google.com/site/miscarriageresearch/miscarriage-general) (which...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-11-2015, 04:50 PM
Replies: 33
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Views: 998
Posted By Teles
OOoooooo we're almost at Christmas baby due dates!

OOoooooo we're almost at Christmas baby due dates!
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-11-2015, 04:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 537
Posted By Teles
I have nothing to offer but commiseration. :Hug ...

I have nothing to offer but commiseration. :Hug

It's been a tough few days in terms of symptoms, but also dealing with the headache that is the Canadian Healthcare system. I love living in Canada...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-11-2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,310
Posted By Teles
There seems to be something special about 6...

There seems to be something special about 6 weeks. I was kind of icky but it was tolerable, but then Wednesday hit and now I'm completely miserable.

I have really intense morning sickness (that,...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-08-2015, 04:31 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,310
Posted By Teles
A friend who encourages you to puke is a friend...

A friend who encourages you to puke is a friend indeed!
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-08-2015, 04:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 537
Posted By Teles
The men always seem to be a hard sell with these...

The men always seem to be a hard sell with these things. DH still isn't quite sure if I'm pregnant, despite all the pregnancy tests, prenatal exam, and positive blood test.
stardogs It was my...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-08-2015, 04:23 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,310
Posted By Teles
Super glam, right? Uh oh, I think I'm going...

Super glam, right?

Uh oh, I think I'm going to throw up... oh god what if someone sees me? What if I get stuck here puking uncontrollably? How am I going to explain this to [X, Y, Z people who...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-08-2015, 01:48 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 597
Posted By Teles
I use the same one! I bought the first one on...

I use the same one! I bought the first one on Amazon, then DH found a brand new, clean one at the thrift store for 99 cents a few months before we started trying for this little bean. Is that fate or...
Forum: December 2015 Due Date Club   04-04-2015, 04:24 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 604
Posted By Teles
Found it! Here's the brief lit review I did back...

Found it! Here's the brief lit review I did back in 2012. Never underestimate a research nerd with access to journals, and fire in her belly, and an hour to kill ;)

(my computer has since crashed,...
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