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Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-28-2015, 07:40 AM
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Posted By monkeyscience
Given that history, LittleKind, I would...

Given that history, LittleKind, I would definitely ask for cervical checks by request only. It's not like they actually provide any useful information unless you're ready to push, like you said. And...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-26-2015, 08:25 PM
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Posted By monkeyscience
Wow, so 4 weeks max, Toothfairy? Will they/have...

Wow, so 4 weeks max, Toothfairy? Will they/have they done steroid injections to help with lung maturity? Also interesting that kiddos switched places. My kids didn't really drop or engage until...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-22-2015, 12:42 PM
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Posted By monkeyscience
Both my kids slept in a bouncy seat most of the...

Both my kids slept in a bouncy seat most of the time, chuord. Not on their side, but not down flat, either. Dd actually slept on her tummy for the first few weeks, before deciding she didn't like...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-16-2015, 08:08 PM
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Posted By monkeyscience
MMGC - Sorry about the BV, but glad the symptoms...

MMGC - Sorry about the BV, but glad the symptoms are abating. Hopefully the natural remedies work. Glad your docs are listening to you and not just pushing things on you!
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-16-2015, 11:58 AM
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Views: 17,296
Posted By monkeyscience
Toothfairy - Woohoo! June is coming faster than I...

Toothfairy - Woohoo! June is coming faster than I realized, if you're at 33 weeks. Excellent that you've gotten this far without major issues. Are you planning to wait for them to come on their own?...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-15-2015, 12:47 PM
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Posted By monkeyscience
Is he pooping a lot? We've had an issue twice...

Is he pooping a lot? We've had an issue twice where dd was pooping really frequently and it irritated something so there was a little bit of blood. It's a scary feeling seeing blood in your baby's...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-13-2015, 08:10 PM
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Views: 17,296
Posted By monkeyscience
That is awesome!!

That is awesome!!
Forum: Infertility   04-13-2015, 08:24 AM
Replies: 331
Views: 5,755
Posted By monkeyscience
Tina - no spotting is definitely a good thing....

Tina - no spotting is definitely a good thing. You will be given more progesterone if you have a positive blood test, right?
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-13-2015, 08:21 AM
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Views: 17,296
Posted By monkeyscience
Wow, yeah, I've never heard of someone who...

Wow, yeah, I've never heard of someone who thought I blanket was too soft! Maybe you could tell ds that you've thought about it, and you still don't like the blanket, but it can be his special...
Forum: October 2014 Due Date Club   04-13-2015, 08:15 AM
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Views: 457
Posted By monkeyscience
At six months, my baby still needs to be swaddled...

At six months, my baby still needs to be swaddled to go to sleep, even though she partially or fully breaks out of the swaddle, usually pretty quickly. She will sometimes nurse back to sleep without...
Forum: Infertility   04-10-2015, 06:43 AM
Replies: 331
Views: 5,755
Posted By monkeyscience
Yay! Glad things are looking good so far. Hope...

Yay! Glad things are looking good so far. Hope you get two lines tomorrow.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   04-09-2015, 10:49 AM
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Views: 17,296
Posted By monkeyscience
Chuord - Do you do paced bottle feeding? If not,...

Chuord - Do you do paced bottle feeding? If not, it's possible she's just drinking to avoid choking. If she's awake and happy, I wouldn't worry much about the finger chewing. But if she's fussy, she...
Forum: Infertility   04-06-2015, 02:43 PM
Replies: 331
Views: 5,755
Posted By monkeyscience
Guess that puts you in the OWW now. :) Have you...

Guess that puts you in the OWW now. :) Have you decided if you'll test at home before the blood test?
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-18-2015, 12:33 PM
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Views: 17,296
Posted By monkeyscience
chuord - almost to 35 weeks, w00t w00t!! Also, my...

chuord - almost to 35 weeks, w00t w00t!! Also, my belly button never "popped" it just stretched and stretched and got shallower and shallower until it was completely smooth and I could see straight...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-16-2015, 06:46 PM
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Views: 17,296
Posted By monkeyscience
FWIW, Splashing, my SIL delivered twins vaginally...

FWIW, Splashing, my SIL delivered twins vaginally in the OR, no problem. But I think I'd feel the same as you!
Forum: Infertility   03-14-2015, 07:52 AM
Replies: 331
Views: 5,755
Posted By monkeyscience
Stalking tinytina...

Stalking tinytina...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-12-2015, 06:48 AM
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Views: 17,296
Posted By monkeyscience
chuord - Remember that girls will tend to be...

chuord - Remember that girls will tend to be smaller throughout all their life, so don't be surprised if brother catches up! Also remember that ultrasound estimates can be way off, too. Congrats on...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-11-2015, 09:31 PM
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Views: 17,296
Posted By monkeyscience
adiejan - When I was pregnant with my ds, another...

adiejan - When I was pregnant with my ds, another mom a few weeks ahead of me lost her sweet twin boys at 23 weeks, and one of the very active posters on the IVF thread has also lost twins at the...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-09-2015, 10:26 AM
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Views: 17,296
Posted By monkeyscience
Milk - ds was the same way. Gained 2 lbs (almost...

Milk - ds was the same way. Gained 2 lbs (almost a kg) per month, my nipples were destroyed. Didn't figure out the ties until 2 months because I figured with that kind of weight gain, he must be...
Forum: Infertility   03-06-2015, 08:52 AM
Replies: 331
Views: 5,755
Posted By monkeyscience
Get lost in a really good book? Deep clean your...

Get lost in a really good book? Deep clean your house? Binge watch a new show on Netflix? TWW is the worst, as far as the drive-you-crazy-wondering goes.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-01-2015, 08:36 PM
Replies: 854
Views: 17,296
Posted By monkeyscience
chuord - Not being pregnant remains an awesome...

chuord - Not being pregnant remains an awesome sensation, thank you for reminding me to continue appreciating it! I wouldn't trade one single sleep-deprived day of mommyhood for any day of pregnancy....
Forum: Infertility   03-01-2015, 08:27 PM
Replies: 331
Views: 5,755
Posted By monkeyscience
So sorry, OceanSpray. I also can't remember your...

So sorry, OceanSpray. I also can't remember your whole story, so I don't have any advice. If it's just a matter of age, I would say do a fresh cycle sooner rather than later. But I guess you also...
Forum: Infertility   02-27-2015, 10:20 AM
Replies: 331
Views: 5,755
Posted By monkeyscience
Everything crossed that this is your chance both...

Everything crossed that this is your chance both to try and to succeed!
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-25-2015, 08:29 PM
Replies: 854
Views: 17,296
Posted By monkeyscience
Just in case it helps anyone else - my midwife...

Just in case it helps anyone else - my midwife said it was not a big deal to have my ring stuck on my finger. She said when your fingers swell, the blood vessels stay in the same place, so there's no...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-23-2015, 12:23 PM
Replies: 854
Views: 17,296
Posted By monkeyscience
SplashingPuddle - I thought you might like this...

SplashingPuddle - I thought you might like this story of a natural twin birth....
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