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Infertility coming out at work (part 2)

I had my frozen transfer earlier this week: two day-2 embies transferred with no issues. Since the transfer I have been feeling very tired, stressed and emotional. I feel nauseous (due either to the patches or progesterone) and have nightmares … Continue reading

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Infertility coming out at work

Yesterday, besides having a big panic attack on my IVF plans, I have also managed to get some drama at work. Yes, it was quite a day! I had my evaluation for 2013 and, despite having worked below my average … Continue reading

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Hormones are taking over me!

It’s been three days since I stopped taking progesterone and nothing has happened yet. I thought my period would start in no time but I haven’t even had period cramps yet. I do feel less sick. But also much weaker, … Continue reading

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Two embies transferred!

I have good news today! We had had two frozen embies from the last IVF cycle: one good and one not-so-good. Luckily they survived the thawing process and the nurse told us they were both looking good. So I had … Continue reading

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Tell the boss about infertility?

I don’t often travel at work but of course yesterday my boss asked me to go to Copenhagen in mid-April, just the week after the estimated IVF date. I love Copenhagen and this is for a really interesting workshop but … Continue reading

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Job interview: not bad after all!

Last time I wrote I was in panic for an interview and struggling to find enough self confidence to do a good job. Well, the interview ended up going beyond my expectations. I got a job offer and then my … Continue reading

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Job interview: struggling to find good answers for promoting myself

Infertility has changed me. I can try to be positive and say how it has made me better, more realistic, more mature and more aware of the gifts life may or may not give us. But I think infertility also … Continue reading

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