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Seven Ways To Stay Sane and Improve Your Chances During the Two-Week-Wait (2WW)

You tracked your ovulation, you did the baby dance and now….you wait.

You find yourself “symptom checking.”

Ohhhh, is that an implantation cramp?

Do I feel slight nausea?

Did my boobs get bigger?

You also can’t help it but hop onto fertility blogs and forums to see if anyone else out there is feeling the same way, and to find comfort in knowing that anything is possible.  There is always a chance.

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Is Unexplained Infertility Really Unexplained?

Unexplained infertility is the one diagnosis that most women dread.

It means that you’ve gotten every diagnostic test under the sun such as bloodwork, ultrasound and all the hormones are within range, tubes are clear, and uterus looks “beautiful.”  Also sperm count from the hubby end is high, motility and morphology are good.

But you almost wish that there was something “wrong” because at least then there is an answer why you’re not able to get pregnant.

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So Your Last Embryo Transfer Didn’t Work…

So the embryo transfer didn’t work, reality sets in…

Is this ever going to work? What if it doesn’t work? 

There is no denying that IVF is a huge financial, emotional and physical investment.  Plus whatever other investments you’ve made prior to arriving at the decision of jumping into IVF. And now you’re down one embryo, and there’s a possibility that it won’t work the second time either.

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