Hopefulcb's MedHelp Blogs https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/1160986 Medical communities and forums staffed by doctors from leading medical centers. Over 325 forums and communities providing medical information and medical help. en Nap Help Ive been trying to bring Chloe down to two naps from three naps but having a really hard time as she Hopefulcb Thu, 20 Sep 2012 15:20:24 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/553217/Nap-Help https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/553217/Nap-Help Moving on from puréed foods.... I need your help!!! I started giving Chloe solids at 6 months and she is taking puréed foods really w Hopefulcb Wed, 15 Aug 2012 21:14:10 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/527492/Moving-on-from-pured-foods https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/527492/Moving-on-from-pured-foods Formula feeding issues Not sure what to make of all this and thought maybe some of you ladies have gone through this and had Hopefulcb Mon, 16 Apr 2012 14:40:52 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/352629/Formula-feeding-issues https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/352629/Formula-feeding-issues ? Cradle cap or dry skin?? My little one looks like she has dry flaking skin on her forehead, eyebrows and eyelids. I saw the pe Hopefulcb Wed, 01 Feb 2012 19:27:42 -0500 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/339201/-Cradle-cap-or-dry-skin https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/339201/-Cradle-cap-or-dry-skin Breastfeeding challenges with a preemie I was wondering if anyone has been through this before. My little Chloe was born at 36 weeks, only we Hopefulcb Sun, 08 Jan 2012 11:33:19 -0500 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/334621/Breastfeeding-challenges-with-a-preemie https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/334621/Breastfeeding-challenges-with-a-preemie Birth story Wanted to journal this so I always remember this day!! What an awesome beautiful experience it is to Hopefulcb Tue, 03 Jan 2012 06:18:20 -0500 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/333573/Birth-story https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/333573/Birth-story 35 weeks with low amniotic fluid It's been a while since I wrote a journal but ad I'm sitting here waiting to see my OB I'm super worr Hopefulcb Thu, 22 Dec 2011 10:24:20 -0500 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/331871/35-weeks-with-low-amniotic-fluid https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/331871/35-weeks-with-low-amniotic-fluid 12 week U/S - Excited and scared Had an U/S yesterday at 12 weeks and DH came with me. It was amazing seeing this little baby moving a Hopefulcb Tue, 12 Jul 2011 22:04:47 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/301771/12-week-U-S---Excited-and-scared https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/301771/12-week-U-S---Excited-and-scared Heartbeat I'm so relieved and happy after last weekend's ordeal that our little baby has a strong heartbeat at Hopefulcb Fri, 03 Jun 2011 15:40:08 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/294106/Heartbeat https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/294106/Heartbeat ER visit Had quite the day today! I went for my U/S a little early because I was having right sided pain since Hopefulcb Fri, 27 May 2011 21:29:12 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/292724/ER-visit https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/292724/ER-visit A little worried I've been feeling some mild lower abdomen pain (throbbing/ dull ache) for the past few days and I'm a Hopefulcb Thu, 26 May 2011 08:19:26 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/292371/A-little-worried https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/292371/A-little-worried Beta numbers I am feeling so blessed today after having my second Beta. First Beta was 76 Second Beta 236 So l Hopefulcb Thu, 19 May 2011 17:09:36 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/291029/Beta-numbers https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/291029/Beta-numbers ET I had the transfer today. They ended up transferring both embryos!! The RE said one was 8 cell and th Hopefulcb Thu, 05 May 2011 10:20:20 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/287711/ET https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/287711/ET Fertilization I'm SO happy!!! I just heard from the embryologist and both little eggs fertilized!! I couldn't belie Hopefulcb Tue, 03 May 2011 08:59:55 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/287222/Fertilization https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/287222/Fertilization Meeting with RE - good news! We met with the RE today. What a wonderful man he is... always so calm and takes his time explaining Hopefulcb Fri, 15 Apr 2011 19:42:07 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/283363/Meeting-with-RE---good-news https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/283363/Meeting-with-RE---good-news Call from embryologist - bad news Well, got the call from the embryologist - unfortunately 3 of the eggs were immature and the other on Hopefulcb Sat, 09 Apr 2011 11:16:26 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/281893/Call-from-embryologist---bad-news https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/281893/Call-from-embryologist---bad-news Egg Retrieval I had my egg retrieval this AM and it was much better than I expected. I was so nervous and thought I Hopefulcb Fri, 08 Apr 2011 09:07:22 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/281666/Egg-Retrieval- https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/281666/Egg-Retrieval- IVF preparation Met with Dr today. He said that everything looks good and we can proceed with IVF. My cycle just star Hopefulcb Mon, 07 Mar 2011 20:05:15 -0500 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/273864/IVF-preparation https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/273864/IVF-preparation Laparoscopy or straight to IVF? Any advice? We met with the Dr. today after three unsucessful IUIs. He said that the next steps would be to have Hopefulcb Mon, 02 Aug 2010 16:17:54 -0400 https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/217760/Laparoscopy-or-straight-to-IVF-Any-advice https://medhelp.org/user_journals/show/217760/Laparoscopy-or-straight-to-IVF-Any-advice