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JG 32

JG 32 replied to topic New mum needs advice!!

Hi there, I demand fed my son for the first 4 months or so - but he usually went at least 3 hours between feeds with at least one 4 or 5 hour break a day. My daughter was very much like your (we ...

Thursday 22 January 08:09pm
JG 32

JG 32 replied to topic B HCG levels after 6 weeks only 790

Hi Kylie, I am sorry that you are going through this. It is very strange that they won't scan you? What state are you in? Do you have other hospitals nearby that you can go for a second opinion? I...

Wednesday 28 May 12:00pm
JG 32

JG 32 replied to topic Vbac or c-section?

For those of you who have had a VBAC - can you have a epidural. I am such a wimp I know - but after last time I don't know if I can go without. I had an emergency c-sec 11 days overdue, having bee...

Tuesday 27 May 03:02pm
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JG 32 replied to topic Career - What's the reality

I think the reality of career and motherhood is very personal and also very dependant on what you career is. I was in a senior role for very large multi-national when I had my DS. I left work at 39...

Tuesday 27 May 02:48pm
JG 32

JG 32 replied to topic B HCG levels after 6 weeks only 790

Hi Kylie, If your BHCG levels haven't started to come down or they keep going up (even a little bit). I would ask for another ultrasound. With my last pregnancy, the Drs thought I had miscaried, b...

Sunday 25 May 04:21pm
JG 32

JG 32 replied to topic HELP: Induce or C-section

I was induced with my son who was 11 days overdue. Slightly different I know. However he was not engaged at all and I was not dilated at all. I did the gel very early in the morning and nothing hap...

Thursday 22 May 02:29pm
JG 32

JG 32 replied to topic Christmas/ New Year Babies

I know exactly how you feel Kel. I do the same - every tiny pain or twitch is completely over analysed! I am also dying to tell people now... I was not quite like this with my son. Maybe the first...

Tuesday 20 May 04:16pm
JG 32

JG 32 replied to topic my hcg results

I didn't realise you meant you were going for a scan so soon. 4 weeks will be too early to see a heartbeat and you probably won't see much. But the will be able to see if the baby is in the right p...

Tuesday 20 May 02:49am
JG 32

JG 32 replied to topic my hcg results

Dating scans are pretty routine now. It seems most Drs refer for them. 322 is also completely normal for your hcg results. Good luck!! Jac

Monday 19 May 03:17pm
JG 32

JG 32 replied to topic Christmas/ New Year Babies

Welcome and congratulations Liz! And that is great news about your scan Bella. I had my 2nd scan last week and we saw a strong heartbeat - so that was a relief!!! I am feeling much more relaxed...

Monday 19 May 02:02pm
JG 32

JG 32 replied to topic Christmas/ New Year Babies

Congratulations Merryn and Devinia. It is great to have more new mums to be! I am going well. I have hypothyroidism, so am off to the Dr tomorrow to make sure my levels are ok - and on Thursday ...

Wednesday 14 May 03:43pm
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JG 32 replied to topic Christmas/ New Year Babies

Happy Mother's Day to anyone who is still reading this post! Kel - how did your scan go? I have just had the most wonderful long sleep! I still can't get over how tired you get in your first tri...

Monday 12 May 01:18pm
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JG 32 started new topic HCG Levels

I think your levels sound normal. There are lots of normal range bHCG level tables on the internet if you want to look them up. I wouldn't worry to much about the actual number, as long as the ar...

Saturday 10 May 06:43pm
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JG 32 replied to topic Ectopic pregnancy

Hi JW, I understand how you feel and am sorry for what you are going through. I had the Methotrexate in Feb (2 treatments). I was frightened that I had not made the right treatment decision and wa...

Saturday 10 May 04:11am
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JG 32 replied to topic Pregnancy Tests

I found that Confrim wasn't very accurate. It didn't show as pregnant until I was almost 5 wks in my first preg. Clear Blue I really liked, as I didn't have to wait as long for the result (the digi...

Saturday 10 May 04:05am
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JG 32 replied to topic result scares?

I agree with Preggus. I would also start writing down all the questions you want to ask. I always thought this advice was silly - but it is so easy to forgot something and become really frustrated ...

Saturday 10 May 03:56am
JG 32

JG 32 replied to topic Feeling guilty...would like responses

Maybe I am selfish, however I would take as much time as you can in hospital. By the sounds of it your son is well loved and very secure in your love for him. When my son was 15mths we left him fo...

Thursday 08 May 04:05pm
JG 32

JG 32 replied to topic hello - what not to eat

The Australian Foods Standards have quite a few guidelines which I have found useful... I have put some links below... http://www.foodstandards.gov.au/foodmatte rs/pregnancyandfood.cfm http://www...

Thursday 08 May 03:58pm
JG 32

JG 32 replied to topic Christmas/ New Year Babies

I know how you feel. We are not telling anyone yet either and of course one minute I am BUSTING to tell people (inlcuding our son) and the next I am just too scared. It is great to be able to chat ...

Thursday 08 May 02:22pm
JG 32

JG 32 replied to topic drinking coffee

With my first pregnancy I drank coffee (1 or 2 a day in the first trimester), but went off it eventually having a decaf every now and again. This pregnancy (as I had a loss earlier this year), I h...

Thursday 08 May 01:33pm
JG 32
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