TTC twins diary: A final update

Yesterday I went to my nuchal translucency (NT) scan appointment to have a closer look at whats going on. Finally I have some answers. In my previous blog post I talked about my 7 week viability and dating ultrasound. I was given little information to a mysterious dark patch next to the gestational sac. (See … Continue reading TTC twins diary: A final update

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TTC Twins Diary: Update after CD 10 FRER VFL

In my last diary post on CD 10 I did a morning pregnancy test. Results were a very faint line (VFL) on a First response Early Response (FRER) and Easy@home pregnancy test. Interestingly, my serum beta HCG at 10 days past ovulation was 10. I thought my beta HCG was a bit low to be … Continue reading TTC Twins Diary: Update after CD 10 FRER VFL

TTC Twins Diary: 10DPO FRER test results, am I pregnant?

Cycle and testing update for the first month TTC. Join me as I symptom spot during my days past ovulation, and finally get an answer with a First Response Early Response (FRER) pregnancy test. I took the following supplements this cycle to TTC twins naturally: 5mg Folic Acid Prenatal Vitamin5g Fish Oil, Omega 3 DHA200mg … Continue reading TTC Twins Diary: 10DPO FRER test results, am I pregnant?

TTC Twins Diary: Week 2

First cycle TTC, week 2 TTC TWINS WEEK 2 Supplements and Medications This week there are some major change ups with my supplements. Most notably is the addition of soy isoflavone on cycle days 3-7. The soy isoflavone will be used as a natural alternative to the prescription fertility medication Clomid. Goats Rue supplementation has … Continue reading TTC Twins Diary: Week 2

Read this Before Taking Unprescribed Clomid for Twins

Where there's a will, there's a way. Many healthy, fertile women are seeking out the fertility prescription medication Clomid. After all, they have one goal in mind, and that's to try to conceive twins through any means possible. The thought of twins appeal to woman who believe twins are a blessing. Or for their pregnancy … Continue reading Read this Before Taking Unprescribed Clomid for Twins

Vitex for twins; why I wont use it to TTC

Vitex is a shrub like tree also called Chasteberry. The fruit and seeds make up the supplement, which is usually found in pill form. Women take it to help reduce negative menstrual symptom. Vitex is also used to regulate their ovulation and menstrual cycles. You can find the supplement in supplement stores online and at … Continue reading Vitex for twins; why I wont use it to TTC

Trying to conceive twins prep week 7 diary

WEEK 7 TTC prep supplements and medications 2 Cups of Goats Rue Tea - to promote breast tissue development for breastfeeding5g Fish Oil- General healthPrenatal vitamins - General and fetal health Medication Bactrim antibiotic Note: I dropped the additional folic acid for 14 days because I am now taking the medication Bactrim for an infection. … Continue reading Trying to conceive twins prep week 7 diary

Diary: TTC Twins prep week 6/7

Health update: Last week I was bit by a spider. This spider bite quickly progressed onto a bad infection needing 4 different antibiotics and hospitalization to finally get it under control. That being said week 6/7 was a bit derailed. The whole experience was incredibly painful, but I feel back to full health today. Weekly … Continue reading Diary: TTC Twins prep week 6/7