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
Weigh-in for TTC twins prep weeks 1-5 Week 1 Pre-pregnancy I was at my healthiest 144lbs at 5'8. My BMI was 21.9 which was right in the middle of the healthy range. 5 months postpartum I weigh 188lbs which puts me at a BMI of 28.6, in the overweight range. Week 2 I have 65 … Continue reading Diary: Weeks 1-5 TTC Twins prep
Day by day monthly fertility plan to increase the probability of trying to conceive (TTC) twins supplement list. TTC Twins Month 1 supplement plan Plan based on a 30 day cycle, with ovulation occurring on cycle day 16: Cycle day 1 -2 Menstrual Phase Supplements and procedures 100mg Bromelain (pineapple derived) empty stomach 2mg Folic … Continue reading TTC Twins Monthly Supplement plan
Does taking high dose folic acid increase the probably of conceiving twins? Folic Acid is a critical component of a healthy pregnancy. Folic Acid and folate are forms of the B vitamin. Folate can be naturally found in food. As an example, beets, eggs, and leafy greens. Folic acid is the synthetic form taken by … Continue reading High dose Folic Acid to increase probability of TTC Twins
Soy isoflavones ( SI) is a supplement used in women's health. It is used to treat unpleasant symptoms of menopause, promotes maintenance of bone health, and hot flash reduction. Its taken by mouth by tablet, and also comes in a topical form. As discussed on internet support forums, for those women looking for a natural … Continue reading Are Soy Isoflavones an alternative to Clomid for twins?
There are some fantastic free fertility apps that help with tracking ovulation when trying to conceive. The following are my top 3 on my phone right now. #1 Fertility app OVIA Fertility Pro's: The Ovia Fertility app is very user friendly. I rate it #1 for content and ease of use. It has a nice … Continue reading Top 3 Fertility App Reviews