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calvingirl's Pregnancy

My Due Date: January 1, 2019
I have given birth!
Age: 44 years old
Location: Hampton, United States

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36 weeks - Growth scan update and c-section fears
Posted Dec. 4, 2018 5:11pm - 478 views - 6 comments
We had her LAST growth scan yesterday and she's measuring in the 27th percentile overall, but most importantly they said, her abdomen is measuring 39% - which is excellent! Means she doesn't have IUG... [Read more]
35+2 wks - the waiting game / insomnia woes
Posted Nov. 29, 2018 4:44pm - 170 views - 1 comment
I'm doing ok. Tired. Moving slower. Up all night with RLS kicks despite meds. Totally par for the course. Baby, I think, has just adjusted herself head down after two days of being miserable as s... [Read more]
32 + 2 wks - Our new growth scan, an update!
Posted Nov. 8, 2018 2:31pm - 428 views - 5 comments
I just had my 32 wk growth scan and she's holding steady at 23th percentile. She was 25th last time, but it's within a margin of error. I just don't want her to drop down to 10th percentile - that's I... [Read more]
31 + 3 wks - Exhausted and Baby Girl Movin' and Groovin'
Posted Nov. 2, 2018 3:38pm - 176 views - 1 comment
Had my GD follow up appt. and everything looks great. They were happy with my numbers and told me to keep doing what I was doing. I explained about the bad monitor and showed them the difference - t... [Read more]
29 + 3 weeks : Holy Diabetes Relief, Batman!
Posted Oct. 19, 2018 5:23pm - 218 views - 3 comments
So about a month ago, I failed the glucose test and they told me to start monitoring my sugars and my diet. Two weeks later, I met with the GD nurse and she checked out the monitor I'd ordered from A... [Read more]
28+4 wks - Hard decisions and Crappy doctors
Posted Oct. 13, 2018 11:19pm - 421 views - 9 comments
I had an awful week. On wednesday I met with the GD specilaist/counselor on what I "thought" was going to be a consultation, but which turned out being them taking 3 vials of blood from my ... [Read more]
26 wks - Surviving the 3 hour Glucose Tolerance Test (barely) UPDATE:
Posted Sep. 25, 2018 10:04pm - 415 views - 9 comments
Well today was interesting. I had failed the 1hr screening test by 4pts and didn't have any side effects when I did it, so I thought the worst part of today's test was the fasting and the fact I coul... [Read more]
24+1 weeks - Viability Milestone and Physical Therapy
Posted Sep. 12, 2018 7:00pm - 265 views - 4 comments
So hitting 24 weeks is a big deal, but not because I think baby girl will be early, but because my OB office only really takes you seriously after 24 weeks. Like it's not a real pregnancy until you l... [Read more]