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by emily kates mom
Sat Oct 20, 2007 12:03 am
Forum: Trying Again after Preeclampsia
Topic: How soon can you tell?
Replies: 5
Views: 741

How soon can you tell?

<t>I know this sounds like a silly question, but how soon can you tell if you are pregnant?<br/> <br/> The reason I ask is because my cycle has been so crazy lately. I have PCOS and my cycles are quite erratic. Sometimes I go 2 - 3 months or more without a period. <br/> <br/> I am pretty sure that m...
by emily kates mom
Fri Mar 23, 2007 08:54 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: PCOS: Byetta
Replies: 6
Views: 1295

Re : PCOS: Byetta

<t>Thank you for all of your replies. I am interested in the Byetta because Metformin, diet & exercise alone are not doing the trick. I even tried a "nationally advertised" diet and gained 12 lbs.!! Yikes!<br/> I feel like the PCOS is what has caused me to gain so much weight, so if I can at lea...
by emily kates mom
Fri Mar 23, 2007 02:55 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: PCOS: Byetta
Replies: 6
Views: 1295

PCOS: Byetta

<t>Has anyone here heard of or tried the Byetta injections? I think it is a medicine for diabetes, but I have heard of women who have PCOS using it too. My doctor may be giving me this to try, and it could make a big difference in the "insulin resistance" thay goes along with my PCOS; which could he...
by emily kates mom
Thu Mar 22, 2007 08:45 pm
Forum: After your baby is born .....
Topic: Vomiting-update
Replies: 30
Views: 1474

Re : Vomiting-update

<t>Rachel,<br/> <br/> Sounds like a lovely problem...[:)]<br/> <br/> Could it be reflux? Does it happen when he eats certain foods? Emily Kate had reflux for quite some time, and it would cause her to vomit at random times. Certain foods seemed to set it of more than others. <br/> <br/> Also, I have...
by emily kates mom
Tue Feb 20, 2007 11:32 pm
Forum: Announcements and Preeclampsia in the News
Topic: adipokines, insulin resistance, abnormal placentas
Replies: 21
Views: 4084

Re : adipokines, insulin resistance, abnormal placentas

I have insulin resistance, and I had PE. This is interesting!
by emily kates mom
Sun Jan 28, 2007 04:45 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Please keep these babies in your prayers
Replies: 11
Views: 640

Re : Please keep these babies in your prayers

<t>They are still doing well today. They are both out from under the bilirubin lights. Her PDA has closed with medicine - He is starting medicine to close his. Her blood pressure has been a little erratic - but has been able to be controlled by meds so far. These parents really need a miracle. Thank...
by emily kates mom
Fri Jan 26, 2007 09:49 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Please keep these babies in your prayers
Replies: 11
Views: 640

Please keep these babies in your prayers

<t>I just found out that a friend of mine just had her twins (1 boy and 1 girl) on January 19th at exactly 25 weeks . Her water broke at 3:00 AM and the babies were born shortly after. They both have brain bleeds, and the boy has a small hole in his artery(?) that goes from his heart to his lungs an...
by emily kates mom
Sat Jan 13, 2007 09:46 pm
Forum: Parents of Preemies
Topic: Down in the dumps over parent-teacher conference
Replies: 14
Views: 886

Re : Down in the dumps over parent-teacher conference

<t>Suzanne,<br/> <br/> I'd love to get together sometime. It would be great to meet you and the others.<br/> <br/> I hope everything works out for Hannah. I will pray for you guys! <br/> <br/> If you are concerned about Hannah not recieving testing or other things that you think are necessary, there...
by emily kates mom
Sat Jan 13, 2007 12:18 am
Forum: Parents of Preemies
Topic: Down in the dumps over parent-teacher conference
Replies: 14
Views: 886

Re : Down in the dumps over parent-teacher conference

<t>Suzanne,<br/> I know how you feel. I teach at a private school in Montgomery, and I may be putting my liitle one in K4 a year early next year. I'm not sure if she is quite ready, but I am going in knowing that she will have do it twice. She was a 3 lb. preemie, which I know is not nearly as small...
by emily kates mom
Fri Jul 28, 2006 08:37 pm
Forum: Pregnant Again?
Topic: Baby Kate is here.
Replies: 75
Views: 2211

Re : Baby Kate is here.

Welcome, Baby Kate! Congratulations to you , Melissa!

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