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Beta #3

All going strong with HCG at 9236! That’s a doubling time of 47.5 hours. Very nice and steady. Next test is in a week. I’m not sure why they are asking for another blood test. If I keep on the … Continue reading

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Beta #1

Got a call from the nurse as I was picking up Roo from Childcare. Roo was climbing into the pram herself and about to fall out, so I was quite distracted.  Another example of how things are different this time … Continue reading

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midwife decisions and our last beta

Yesterday my hCG level was 4906. That gives us a doubling time of approximately 50 hours. So we are on track from last time, which is reassuring. Our first scan is scheduled for next Wednesday, when I will be 6 … Continue reading

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beta #2 and other next steps

On Tuesday (4 weeks 4 days) had my second blood test to measure hCG and progesterone levels. My hCG level was 473, which gives me a doubling time of 50.3 hours. I was a bit disappointed about that to be … Continue reading

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ups and downs

I used a home pregnancy test each morning this week. I even used two on Wednesday, to try out another brand. B laughed at me, and so did my mother when I told her. I was reassured though, by the … Continue reading

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Google monster

I have been googling like crazy. I know I shouldn’t but I makes me feel like I am doing something productive, even when I’m not. I spent a little while searching early pregnancy symptoms, but that was just depressing as … Continue reading

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