Skip to content

    Announcements

    Exciting News for WebMD Members!

    We've been busy behind the scenes building new message boards for you. You'll have new and easier ways to find messages, connect with others, and share your stories.

    And, this will all be available on your smartphone or other mobile device!

    What Do You Need to Do?

    The message board you're used to will be closing in the coming weeks. While many of your boards will be making the move to our new home, your posts will not. Want to keep a discussion going? Save posts you want to continue (this includes your member profile story), so that you can re-post them in the new message boards.

    Keep an eye here and on your email inbox, we'll be back in touch soon to give you all the information you need!


    Yours in health,
    WebMD Message Boards Management

    Interested in finding out where others are on their TTC journey? Then check out our Weekly List. Confused by all the abbreviations? We Have the Key!
    Mixed emotions
    avatar
    An_246056 posted:
    I am new to this site... My husband and I tried to get pregnant for about a year with no success... After being referred to a fertility specialist and going through all the testing we fund out that the problem was with me:( Diagnosed with anovulation.... Went forward with injections and IUI.... First try unsuccessfull:( on day 3 of next cycle they found 3 cysts so we couldn't do another cycle. We were heartbroken:( about 1week after that news we found out my younger sister was 12 weeks pregnant. I am feeling a complete mix of emotions! I hope there is someone out there that can give me hope or even guidance!
    Reply
     
    avatar
    nycaligrl1 responded:
    Hi and welcome

    It's never easy to want something so badly and yet you have to sit back and watch it happen to everyone else around you.
    I hate to say it, but it never gets easier. You just have to keep the faith and know that there is a master plan out there for you & your hubby. Unfortunately, it may not be as straight of a road as it seems for everyone else. But in the end it will work out how it's supposed to.

    After a 4 year break from fertility treatments, my hubby & I are finally back in the game, and I actually have my sister to thank, who is currently going throught adoption. She gave me the most incredible analogy that just made a light switch go on:

    Picture a giant staircase and at the top of that staircase is you with a baby in your arms. You are standing at the bottom of the staircase, every decision, you make whether fertility treatments (or adoption) is another step up. Unfortunately, some days are going to be a step or two back down the staircase, but somedays your going to move up & eventually you will make it to the top and have a baby in your arms.

    One thing I have also learned throughout our journey, is that if at the end of this, God's plan isn't for me to be a mom, I am sure going to be the best aunt in the entire world to my 5 neices and nephews!

    Sorry this is so long, but I hope things look up for you and your hubby

    Kat
    Me (31) DH (37) TTC 1 for 9 years
    Ectopic with Rt tube loss 2003
    MC @ 6 weeks 2005
    9 IUI's - 6 clomid,3 stim all BFN
    Took a 4 yr Mental break
    IVF1 June/July 2012
    1 furbaby Sara 6yr old German S
     
    avatar
    livelaughmoe replied to nycaligrl1's response:
    Great analogy, helped me today. Thanks
    Me 28 DH 30 TTC for 3 years. HSG, SHG good, SA good, 4 rounds on Clomid, all = BFN. 1st IUI BFN, 2nd IUI BFN, LAP done- cyst removed, 3rd IUI BFP (CP) 4th IUI 3/19 BFN, 5th IUI 4/16 BFP, M/C @ 9wks
     
    avatar
    att76 replied to livelaughmoe's response:
    Moe sorry to hear about the m/c! Hope you get another BFP soon. Until then you and your husband will be in my thoughts and prayers.
    Me 36, DH 37, 3 rounds clomid (9/11, 10/11, 11/11),IUI1 12/14/11,IUI2 1/10/12,IUI3 2/9,RE March 21st, LAP surgery 3/28
     
    avatar
    livelaughmoe replied to att76's response:
    Thanks a million for your support!
    Me 28 DH 30 TTC for 3 years. HSG, SHG good, SA good, 4 rounds on Clomid, all = BFN. 1st IUI BFN, 2nd IUI BFN, LAP done- cyst removed, 3rd IUI BFP (CP) 4th IUI 3/19 BFN, 5th IUI 4/16 BFP, M/C @ 9wks


    Spotlight: Member Stories

    Me (39), DH (39) , RM but starting IVF very soon.

    Helpful Tips

    HOW TO GET YOUR EX BACK(((WhatsApp +27784916490))
    Call & WhatsApp+27784916490 Instant Death Spell, Revenge Spell, Divorce Spell, Fertility/Pregnancy Spell, Spells for Divorce, Marriage ... More
    Was this Helpful?
    1 of 1 found this helpful

    Related Drug Reviews

    • Drug Name User Reviews

    Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

    FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.