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Forum: Family Planning   03-24-2014, 08:25 PM
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Posted By physics girl
I've used both a cervical cap + spermicide and...

I've used both a cervical cap + spermicide and the spermicidal Today sponge and liked both of them, but they are both less effective than a diaphragm + spermicide if you've given birth. I was...
Forum: Vegetarian and Vegan   01-09-2014, 06:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 196
Posted By physics girl
It sounds like you are doing a good job of...

It sounds like you are doing a good job of offering higher calorie choices. How old are your children? Do you know how much they have lost in the past few weeks?
Forum: Parenting Multiples   01-03-2014, 09:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By physics girl
I second everyone's advice of doing a test...

I second everyone's advice of doing a test install before you buy. One additional thing to consider is that multiples are more likely than singletons to be small babies at birth, and, while many...
Forum: Family Safety   12-06-2013, 12:19 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 179
Posted By physics girl
If you really want to move back to a five point...

If you really want to move back to a five point harness, you could look into the Britax Frontier 90 or Pinacle 90, but assuming your DS has good belt fit and the maturity to sit properly in the...
Forum: Family Safety   10-12-2013, 08:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 131
Posted By physics girl
Boosters often actually require more space than...

Boosters often actually require more space than convertibles. You have to be able to access the seatbelt buckle every time your kid gets in and out. At 41", your four year old should have a while to...
Forum: Family Safety   05-15-2013, 07:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 407
Posted By physics girl
The biggest consideration in deciding whether a...

The biggest consideration in deciding whether a five year old should be in a harnessed seat or in a booster is whether she is able to sit properly for the entire trip every trip. Many five year olds...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   05-03-2013, 02:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 196
Posted By physics girl
It's not uncommon for women to lose weight while...

It's not uncommon for women to lose weight while breastfeeding, but it is not uncommon at all for women to hold onto their baby weight until they stop breastfeeding, either. Part of the reason women...
Forum: Family Safety   04-07-2013, 11:15 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 223
Posted By physics girl
Some seats expire in as little as five years...

Some seats expire in as little as five years after they were manufactured, and they could be manufactured months before they are purchased so it is very important to check the label on your seat....
Forum: Family Planning   02-16-2013, 04:06 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,352
Posted By physics girl
My partner and I used FAM for about two years,...

My partner and I used FAM for about two years, and I loved the wealth of information that charting gave me about my body. We were very strict about how we defined the fertile period and very...
Forum: Family Safety   01-05-2013, 09:47 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 301
Posted By physics girl
In general, boosters need more available seat...

In general, boosters need more available seat width than harnessed seats because of the challenges of buckling in the seatbelt every time your child gets in the car. You'll probably need to look for...
Forum: Family Planning   08-24-2012, 02:20 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 891
Posted By physics girl
The news at my post-op visit was relatively...

The news at my post-op visit was relatively good. There was more tumor than they had initially thought, but it was still only borderline so I get to keep the other ovary for now. However, I will be...
Forum: Family Planning   08-17-2012, 05:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 190
Posted By physics girl
According to Planned Parenthood statistics, out...

According to Planned Parenthood statistics, out of 100 couples who practice withdrawal with absolute perfect use for a year, four women will become pregnant. For 100 couples with "typical use" which...
Forum: Family Planning   08-13-2012, 10:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 438
Posted By physics girl
The fertile-type cervical mucus on cycle days...

The fertile-type cervical mucus on cycle days 12, 13, and 14 suggest that you may well have been fertile on the cycle day 15 (the 11th), especially since your temperature that morning wasn't any...
Forum: Family Safety   08-12-2012, 01:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 850
Posted By physics girl
I wouldn't recommend the Frontier for a two and...

I wouldn't recommend the Frontier for a two and a half year old because, although kids that age technically meet the minimum requirement to ride front facing, they are still much much safer in a...
Forum: Family Planning   08-06-2012, 04:37 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 891
Posted By physics girl
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by mt_gooseberry http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Family Planning   08-06-2012, 01:02 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 891
Posted By physics girl
I'm checking in for the month. I had my surgery,...

I'm checking in for the month. I had my surgery, a unilateral salpingo-oophorectomy, on Thursday. I'm doing ok and recovering faster than I did after the first surgery, and I'm anxiously awaiting...
Forum: Family Planning   07-19-2012, 06:18 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 620
Posted By physics girl
Yay, Lionessmom! Enjoy your new little one.

Yay, Lionessmom! Enjoy your new little one.
Forum: Family Planning   07-13-2012, 07:17 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 620
Posted By physics girl
Dreamingtree, thanks for starting this month's...

Dreamingtree, thanks for starting this month's thread. Buterflymomma, I hope that Mirena works well for you. Welcome, Jesusfollower!
 
I haven't gotten back to temping or charting yet, but I'm...
Forum: Family Planning   06-07-2012, 03:58 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,116
Posted By physics girl
Thanks to everyone for the support. The surgeon...

Thanks to everyone for the support. The surgeon removed as much endometriosis as she could during the surgery so, unfortunately, it's a bit late for me to be learning about NaPro options.
 
The...
Forum: Family Planning   05-30-2012, 10:03 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 1,116
Posted By physics girl
Cassiani, thanks for starting the new thread,...

Cassiani, thanks for starting the new thread, and good luck with TTC! Temping in my life has definitely fallen by the wayside lately.
 
My surgery went fine, but the news at today's post-op visit...
Forum: Family Planning   05-02-2012, 06:22 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,333
Posted By physics girl
Hi, everyone. I can go ahead and start a thread...

Hi, everyone. I can go ahead and start a thread for May, but I don't know how much I'll be around to update it in coming weeks. If someone else would like to take it over for now, that would be...
Forum: Family Planning   04-30-2012, 01:53 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,333
Posted By physics girl
  Quote:Originally Posted by...


Quote:Originally Posted by organicviolin http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Family Planning   04-30-2012, 06:21 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,333
Posted By physics girl
  Quote:Originally Posted by...


Quote:Originally Posted by mt_gooseberry http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Fertility   04-27-2012, 08:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,964
Posted By physics girl
I'm curious about this as well. I'm scheduled...

I'm curious about this as well. I'm scheduled for a diagnostic ultrasound on Monday, and I've been instructed to drink 64 oz of water an hour beforehand.
 
Forum: Family Planning   04-26-2012, 11:47 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 1,333
Posted By physics girl
Thanks for the hug, Organicviolin. My pap smear...

Thanks for the hug, Organicviolin. My pap smear was normal, and I tested negative for chlamydia and gonorrhea (would have been really surprised if either of those had been positive). I'm scheduled...
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