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by theartsymom
Sat Aug 22, 2009 10:40 am
Forum: Trying Again after Preeclampsia
Topic: Surrogacy is a TTC option after PE
Replies: 16
Views: 3281

Re : Surrogacy is a TTC option after PE

Congratulations! Congratulations! I am thrilled to hear your latest news.
by theartsymom
Thu Aug 20, 2009 11:20 pm
Forum: Parents of Preemies
Topic: Can not unwind after NICU tour...
Replies: 1
Views: 1145

Can not unwind after NICU tour...

<t>Tonight I went with some ladies who knit NICU hats for a tour. The nurse who was Karis' Primary care nurse was there to escort the ladies around the unit. The sounds,the smells,the sight of teeny-tiny ones are swirling in my head. I need to unwind and go to sleep.<br/> <br/> I wish no one had to ...
by theartsymom
Thu Jun 25, 2009 11:39 pm
Forum: Trying Again after Preeclampsia
Topic: ? for those who have been pregnant more than once
Replies: 12
Views: 1636

Re : ? for those who have been pregnant more than once

I was super dizzy before the +hpt. I went to the GP and they did an EKG to see if something was wrong with my heart, finally they drew blood and confirmed the PG.
gl!
by theartsymom
Wed Jun 17, 2009 02:44 pm
Forum: Pregnant Again?
Topic: For those with experience on Labetalol
Replies: 6
Views: 780

Re : For those with experience on Labetalol

that has started to happen to me as well. it stinks. my GP was unwilling to decrease my dosage- so i fired him. i am headed to see and internal med. dr who specilizes in hypertension on friday. hope to get some change or off this med soon. i am also having some wicked tingling in my feet.
by theartsymom
Sun Jun 14, 2009 05:06 pm
Forum: Misc
Topic: a few more days, Aylah needs your vote!
Replies: 12
Views: 868

Re : a few more days, Aylah needs your vote!

done! gl!
by theartsymom
Sun Jun 14, 2009 10:32 am
Forum: Pregnant Again?
Topic: If you have/had PE with baby #2
Replies: 9
Views: 829

Re : If you have/had PE with baby #2

<t>DD was a 31weeker and spent 57 days in the NICU- and we knew from the beginning it could turn out that way again. It was hard to schedule all the dr's appointments around normal life. We put DD in school so that I could get to the Drs appointments. I set up a blog for family and friends to keep u...
by theartsymom
Sun Jun 14, 2009 09:47 am
Forum: Pregnant Again?
Topic: If you have/had PE with baby #2
Replies: 9
Views: 829

Re : If you have/had PE with baby #2

<t>we talked a lot about it before hand, and made sure that "my" ob was on board with it. It was important to me to have him on board with another baby. he was very encouraging of another baby. we also hired a perinatal dr. It took some work to find one we liked and it was worth it. The most stressf...
by theartsymom
Fri Jun 05, 2009 03:44 pm
Forum: Parents of Preemies
Topic: My preemie got a special award at school!
Replies: 7
Views: 2772

Re : My preemie got a special award at school!

Congratulations!!!!
by theartsymom
Fri Jun 05, 2009 02:12 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: On BP Meds.. For How long?
Replies: 11
Views: 900

Re : On BP Meds.. For How long?

<t>I am 3 months PP and still on 600mg of labetalol. I was released from the ob and went to a GP who was content to leave me on the meds for another 3 months (I fired him). I am headed to an internal med doc who specializes in hypertension in 2 weeks and hope get some support for wening off the meds...
by theartsymom
Sat May 30, 2009 06:48 am
Forum: Parents of Preemies
Topic: update on Bethany
Replies: 6
Views: 2612

Re : update on Bethany

hugs! we have been there too. it was a hard day.in some ways it made her discharge day even better. (it was our EDD).
GOOD LUCK!

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