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    Where are You on Your TTC Journey? 9/14/11
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    Byroney_WebMD_Staff posted:
    Welcome to our weekly list! You can find Cycle Buddies and others going through the same issues or treatments as you are. To join, include your:

    First name (Or what you'd like to be called)
    How long you've been TTC (Trying to Conceive)
    What you're trying (temping, RE, acupuncture, etc.)
    Cycle (DPO/2WW, how many cycles, etc.)
    State or Country
    Pregnancy Test results (or when you plan to test)

    Current List:

    _1stTimeMomma_
    Name: Beatrice
    How Long?:7 mos
    Trying?: Using ovulation calendar, lots of FD/BD
    Cycle: Cycle is 28-29 days long.
    From: OR living in NC
    Pregnancy Test:AF is 15 days late. Took 3 tests this month-CD32, CD37 and CD46-all neg. Waiting until 3 weeks late to test again. (Update9?)

    Agoeadcock
    Name: Elizabeth
    How Long?: 4-5 months
    Trying?: Attemptong Ovulation Calendar
    Cycle: 35 days
    From: IL
    Pregnancy Test:Took two, both BFN

    Agomkclaudio
    Name: Meredith
    How Long?: 6 months actively
    Trying?: OPKs and Calendars
    Cycle: #14
    From: TX
    Pregnancy Test: Can't test yet... (Update9?)

    Allisonh90
    Name: Allison
    How Long?:1 month
    Trying?:Ovulation calendar.
    Cycle:
    From: TX
    Pregnancy Test: Testing August 30th. (Update9?)

    Amandasmi88
    Name: Manda
    2 months
    Trying?: OPK, ovulation signs, charting cycles, BD almost every day.
    Cycle: 6 DPO
    From: OK
    Pregnancy Test: Will test 8/3 (Update9?)

    An_239336
    Name: Jessica
    How Long?: 2 months
    Trying?: OPK, ovulation signs and sex
    Cycle: 34
    From: TN
    Pregnancy Test:Sept 16 if no MC

    An_239453
    Name: Cole
    How long: 15 months
    Trying: Fertility calander, acupunture, ovulation kit, clomid (for the 2nd time)
    Cycle: 28-30 days
    From: IL
    Pregnancy Tests: None (Update9?)

    An_239998
    Name: Momma08andHopeful12
    How long: 1 month
    Trying: Fertility calander, sex. Just got IUD removed.
    Cycle: 28 days
    From: AR
    Pregnancy Tests: None

    Anon_235035
    Name: Country Girl
    How Long?:2nd Cycle
    Trying?: BD at least every other day.
    Cycle: Day 17 - cycles have been about 14 days then 42 days, then 14 then 42... give or take a few days
    From: ID
    Pregnancy Test:Probably won't until Oct. 1.

    Anon_237961
    Name: Maritza
    How Long?:8 months
    Trying?: fertility test and calendar
    Cycle: 28 days
    From: TX
    Pregnancy Test:Not yet (Update9?)

    ariaa
    Name: Ariaa
    How Long?:2 months
    Trying?: OPK, fertility calendar
    Cycle: Unpredictable, usually 24 days
    From: AZ
    Pregnancy Test:Next month...(September)

    BabyParks
    Name: BabyParks
    How Long: 14 months
    Trying?: Clomid 4 rounds and IUI in July; surgery this month (August)
    Cycle: Day 13
    From: AL
    Pregnancy Test: None.


    *~*~*~*~*Continue on to Part Two Below*~*~*~*~*

    Hope is a thing with feathers / That perches in the soul, / And sings the tune without words / And never stops at all. - Emily Dickinson
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    Byroney_WebMD_Staff responded:
    We have so many great ladies, our list is in four parts! This is part two.

    Bridget521
    Name: Bridget
    How Long?: 1.5 months
    Trying?: Calendar, ttc 1-3 days prior to ovulation, prayer.
    Cycle: 28 regular, (on 5dpo now)
    From: TX
    Pregnancy Test: (Update?

    Cbragg15
    Name: Chelsea
    How Long?: 2 Months
    Trying?:OPK, BBT & ovulation signs.
    Cycle: #2
    From: KY
    Pregnancy Test: (Update?

    Chevychick2188
    Name: Lauren
    How Long?: 2 Mos
    Trying?:Relaxing as much as possible. Doing it the old fashioned way for now. Prenatal Vitamins.
    Cycle:First. I haven't seen my period yet. Stopped BC May 31st. Last Cycle June 4th. Today is day 46 with no sign of my period
    From: MD
    Pregnancy Test: (Update?

    Cowgirls19
    Name: Kristin
    How Long?: 3 months
    Trying?:Fertility calendar, BDing
    Cycle:CD14
    From: OK
    Pregnancy Test:Not yet...AF due 10/4

    Cowgirl6598
    Name: Cowgirl
    How Long: Just starting 1st cycle (August).
    Trying?: BD at least every other day since cycle is still irregular from Depo.
    Cycle: CD4
    From: ID
    Pregnancy Test: Not yet.

    Cyberkat99
    Name: Kat
    How Long?: this cycle
    Ttrying:OPK, fertility calender
    Cycle:#1
    From: AZ
    Pregnancy Test: (Update?

    DevGurlzSN
    Name:Dev
    How Long?: 4 years with two ectopics - 1st in 2007 which resulted in left tube removal, 2nd was February.
    Trying: Ovulation Calender, and plenty of intercourse.
    Cycle: 28 Day
    From: MI
    Pregnancy Test: I'll test when I have signs/symptoms.... After 4 years, you just learn to wait instead of spending money on endless tests (Update9?)

    Dparrow
    Name: dparrow
    How Long?:18 months
    Trying?: Now starting IVF. BCP until stimulation meds start this weekend (27th/28th)
    Cycle: CD 5
    From: NY
    Pregnancy Test: Not yet (Update9?)

    Emacra
    Name: Erin
    How Long?: 5 months not preventing, 4 years, 7 months, 3 weeks, 2 days
    Trying: Currently trying temping, OPKs, well timed sex and possibly IUI in September or October
    Cycle:Not sure. Had bleeding on 8/14 for 2.5 days. Thought it was my period, but still having lower back pain, cramps, etc. Either on CD 11 or 18-21dpo.
    From: WA
    Pregnancy Test: Will test if symptoms don't go away in a week or so.

    Enamelpearls
    Name - Holly
    How Long?: March 2010. Miscarried June 2010 & again in Nov 2010.
    Trying: OPKs.
    Cycle: CD2
    From: MO
    Pregnancy Test: (Update?

    FrenchBulldogMom
    Name: Mary
    How Long?: 2 1/2 years.
    Trying:IUI/Femara caused me to grow another uterine polyp so now we're probably moving on to IVF.
    Cycle:Day 7 : soni hystagram scheduled, then maybe surgery #2 to remove the new polyp.
    Place:SC
    Pregnancy Test: Trying for another cycle in August.


    *~*~*~*~*Continue on to Part Three Below*~*~*~*~*
    Hope is a thing with feathers / That perches in the soul, / And sings the tune without words / And never stops at all. - Emily Dickinson
     
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    Byroney_WebMD_Staff replied to Byroney_WebMD_Staff's response:
    We have so many great ladies, our list is in four parts! This is part three.

    Hurryupalready
    Name: Kristen
    How Long?: 5 Years
    Trying: 5 years naturally, now using fertility calendar and OPK
    Cycle: #3 of seriously TTC
    Place: HA
    Pregnancy Test: (Update?

    Joannatg
    Name: Joannatg
    How Long?: 2 months
    Trying:Fertility calendar
    Cycle:Usually 28days, now on 8DPO
    Place: NJ
    Pregnancy Test: (Update?

    JSMG12809
    Name: Mrs. Geist
    How Long?: 2 months.
    Trying:Fertility calendar, intercourse on fertile days
    Cycle:2nd
    Place: IN
    Pregnancy Test: Supposed to start aug 22nd probably will test 8/25 if i don't start by the 24th.

    Keri11953
    Name: Fagan
    How Long?: This month (August).
    Trying: OPK, CM and other ovulation signs
    Cycle: 11dpo ( 2ww is torture!)
    Place: NY
    Pregnancy Test:Really faint line on FRER (it is so faint I think my brain tricked me). Going crazy! (Update9?)

    Lisax4156
    Name: Lisa
    How Long?: Just started, so first month
    Trying: Temping, OPKs and Calendars. I have very long cycles, so not sure when I ovulate...
    Cycle: Currently 2 ww or CD16.
    Place: NV
    Pregnancy Test: None Yet. (Update9?)

    Lkr86
    Name: Lauren
    How Long?: 6 months
    Trying: Fertility calender and ovulation signs and symptoms
    Cycle: 43 days since last period
    Place: AU
    Pregnancy Test: (Update?

    Mamav4
    Name: Angie
    How Long: 2 months (baby #2)
    Trying: OPK and temping
    Cycle : Day 9
    From: OK
    Pregnancy test: None (Update9?)

    MartinaWilliams
    Name: Martina
    How Long?: 1 month
    Trying: No help just enjoying the process and waiting to see what will happen.
    Cycle:I have no clue since im still breastfeeding my daughter.
    Place: Montego Bay, Jamaica
    Pregnancy Test: Took one of Aug 21 which was neg. Such a disappointment.

    Mgeisler
    Name: Monica
    How Long?: 3 months
    Trying: Fertility calender
    Cycle:# 3 since D & C
    Place: VA
    Pregnancy Test: (Update?

    MLGammella
    Name: Miranda
    How Long?: 1 year
    Trying?: Ovulation calendar and moving to Clomid soon
    Cycle: 32-37 days long, often late
    From: OH
    Pregnancy Test:BFN 8/26/11

    Mreyesp
    Name: Niki
    How Long?: 9 months
    Trying?: Omifin 2nd cycle, HCG 1st cycle of 4 shots.
    Cycle: 30 days
    From: Guatemala
    Pregnancy Test:Results middle October probably

    Mrs62610
    Name: Mrs62610
    How Long?: 5 months
    Trying?: Ovulation calendar & OPK. Been on Prometrium for irregular AF.
    Cycle: 26 days
    From: IL
    Pregnancy Test:Will test around Oct 9th if no AF

    MsBC0514
    Name: MsBC
    How Long?: 1st Cycle
    Trying: Ovulation calendars
    Cycle: D5PO...2WW
    Place: NC
    Pregnancy Test: October 5th

    *~*~*~*~*Continue on to Part Four Below*~*~*~*~*

    Hope is a thing with feathers / That perches in the soul, / And sings the tune without words / And never stops at all. - Emily Dickinson
     
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    Byroney_WebMD_Staff replied to Byroney_WebMD_Staff's response:
    We have so many great ladies, our list is in four parts! This is part four.

    Mtnchic09
    Name: B
    How Long?: 5 months
    Trying?: Monitoring Ovulation Days
    Cycle: 28 days.
    From: VA
    Pregnancy Test:2 weeks late with multiple negative test results (8/16).

    Nicram8683
    Name: Nicole
    How Long?: 10 months
    Trying: Used Clomid once. Cycle:Day 25. Expect AF 5/23 because we "took a break" from TTC for 2 months to regain our sanity.
    Place: CO
    Pregnancy Test: On the 2ww (8/31)

    Nordygirl33
    Name: Nikki
    How long?: 1 year
    Trying: Starting Clomid
    Cycle: 1
    Place: NJ
    Pregnancy Test: Testing this weekend 9/3

    PetalTouch
    Name: Petal
    How Long?: Miscarried @ 8wks on Dec 2nd, did D&C. Been TTC for 3 months now.
    Trying: Ovulation calculator only
    Cycle: Trying for 3 cycles now
    Place: Dubai
    Pregnancy Test: (Update?

    Renemom
    Name: Mrs. Rene
    How Long? 1 month
    Trying: Using ovulation calendar, taking prenatal vitamins.
    Cycle: 28 days
    Place: GA
    Pregnancy Test:Not yet (8/15). Waiting for this cycle to make the magic happen!


    Shanon1012
    Name: Shanon
    How Long? 12 months
    Trying: OPK, fertility calendar
    Cycle: 30 days up until a month ago
    Place: FL
    Pregnancy Test:None yet (9/13)

    Shellyf33
    Name: Shelly
    How Long: 1.5 years.
    Trying: Clomiphene.
    Cycle: 1st
    Place: WI
    Pregnancy Test: (Update?

    Stenya
    Name: Elaine
    How Long: 6 months
    Trying: Clomid (I have PCOS).
    Cycle: 2WW
    Place: Canada
    Pregnancy Test: Testing Thursday August 25th.

    Teachstyle
    Name: Lauren
    How Long? 2 months (first DD took 5)
    Trying?: Checking ovulation signs, naturally.
    Cycle: Got period on the 25th. So, bad news, no BFP. Good news, my cycle is starting to regulate from 37 days to 31. It's a start!
    From: PA
    Pregnancy Test: (Update?

    thomas9911
    Name: Danielle
    How Long?: 8 months
    Trying: BBT Charting
    Cycle:24 days/CD 2
    Place: IL
    Pregnancy Test: AF 9/18/11 next due 10/12/11

    ToBeOrNot
    Name: Kim
    How Long: Actively for 3 months.
    Trying: Temping and OPK.
    Cycle: Day 23, not ovulating.
    Place: SC
    Pregnancy Test: (Update?

    Wailea2005
    Name: Wailea2005
    How Long: Since Jan no conception, 3rd month OPKing.
    Trying: OPK, CM monitoring.
    Cycle: 2DPO, 2WW.
    Place: OH
    Pregnancy Test: If I don't have AF by August 13/14, I will take a test then!

    Graduates, please be sure to join the fun on to our 1st Trimester Community !

    Wishing BFPs to everyone,

    Byroney
    Hope is a thing with feathers / That perches in the soul, / And sings the tune without words / And never stops at all. - Emily Dickinson
     
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    MsBC0514 responded:
    First name: MsBC
    How long you've been TTC: 1st Cycle
    What you're trying: Ovulation Calendars
    Cycle DPO 2WW
    State or Country: North Carolina
    Pregnancy Test results: Oct 5th
     
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    thomas9911 replied to Byroney_WebMD_Staff's response:
    Name:Danielle
    How Long?:8 months
    Trying?: BBT Charting
    Cycle:24 days/CD 2
    From:IL
    Pregnancy test: none yet.AF 9/18/11 next due 10/12/11
     
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    mreyesp responded:
    First name Niki
    How long you've been TTC 9 months
    What you're trying Omifin 2nd cycle, HCG 1st cycle of 4 shots.
    Cycle (30 days
    State or Country Guatemala
    Pregnancy Test results on middle October probably
     
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    Cowgirls19 replied to Byroney_WebMD_Staff's response:
    UPDATE

    Cowgirls19
    Name: Kristin
    How Long?: This is the 3rd month
    Trying?:Fertility calendar, BDing
    Cycle:CD14
    From: OK
    Pregnancy Test:Not yet..AF due 10/4
     
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    Byroney_WebMD_Staff replied to MsBC0514's response:
    Hello MsBC and welcome!

    I hope you get a positive result when you test on October 5th.

    Let us know,

    Byroney
    Hope is a thing with feathers / That perches in the soul, / And sings the tune without words / And never stops at all. - Emily Dickinson
     
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    Byroney_WebMD_Staff replied to thomas9911's response:
    Howdy Danielle! So glad you've joined us. I've added you to the list.

    Hope October is your month,

    Byroney
    Hope is a thing with feathers / That perches in the soul, / And sings the tune without words / And never stops at all. - Emily Dickinson
     
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    Byroney_WebMD_Staff replied to mreyesp's response:
    Niki, so glad you've joined us!

    I went ahead and added you to this list. I sure hope the shots help you get a positive on your pregnancy test in October.

    Byroney
    Hope is a thing with feathers / That perches in the soul, / And sings the tune without words / And never stops at all. - Emily Dickinson
     
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    Byroney_WebMD_Staff replied to Cowgirls19's response:
    Kristin, thanks so much for the update!

    Hope you get a BFP instead of a visit from AF.

    Cheering you on,

    Byroney
    Hope is a thing with feathers / That perches in the soul, / And sings the tune without words / And never stops at all. - Emily Dickinson
     
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    An_239998 responded:
    Name:momma08andhopeful12
    How Long? 1 Month
    Trying: Sex, Calander(just got IUD removed)
    Cycle: 28 days
    From:AR
    Pregnancy Test:None
     
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    Byroney_WebMD_Staff replied to An_239998's response:
    Welcome, Momma08!

    I've added you to the list, and we'll be updating tomorrow. I hope your TTC journey goes smoothly now that your IUD is out.

    Keep us updated,

    Byroney
    Hope is a thing with feathers / That perches in the soul, / And sings the tune without words / And never stops at all. - Emily Dickinson
     
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    Mrs62610 responded:
    Name: Mrs62610
    How long: 5 months
    Trying: Ovulation calendar and opk. Been on Prometrium for irregular AF.
    Cycle: approx 26 days
    From: Illinois
    Pregnancy Test: Will test around Oct 9th if no AF


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