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by Raposa
Mon Aug 06, 2012 07:14 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Migraine!
Replies: 5
Views: 1317

Migraine!

So, I had one of the worst migraines of my life yesterday. Not pain-wise.. that went away with my normal coping methods (mostly lying down with a wet washcloth over my eyes). No, instead the migraine aggravated my stomach so badly that nothing stayed down, even water. Ended up throwing up 5 times. C...
by Raposa
Wed Aug 01, 2012 09:26 am
Forum: Pregnant Again?
Topic: Baby Due in March 2013
Replies: 41
Views: 16065

Re: Baby Due in March 2013

I'm due in February, though I'll be thrilled just to make it to 37 weeks, which would be a January baby. So I'm a little ahead of you, but in the same boat!

How do you like your doctors?
by Raposa
Tue Jul 31, 2012 06:11 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: New Member, 2nd pregnancy
Replies: 5
Views: 1201

Re: New Member, 2nd pregnancy

Alvarin- exactly! After all those nurses I had the first two days, that last day while I was weaning off the mag sulfate, I had an older nurse (who was soooo comforting as well as good at her job). She went for a vein the others wouldn't even try and got it easily first time. Said it was deep, but a...
by Raposa
Tue Jul 31, 2012 01:43 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: New Member, 2nd pregnancy
Replies: 5
Views: 1201

Re: New Member, 2nd pregnancy

Nurses and techs call it a rolling vein when your vein moves while they're poking you. Sometimes they can keep pushing after it and get it anyway, but a lot of the time they just have to try again. I also tend to need two tries for them to get an IV in, because of the fiddly part where they're setti...
by Raposa
Mon Jul 30, 2012 01:02 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: New Member, 2nd pregnancy
Replies: 5
Views: 1201

New Member, 2nd pregnancy

Hello, posting an introductory post. I had pre-e with my first pregnancy. I had some bad nausea at the end of the first trimester (right when you're supposed to be getting better) and protein early, but they both cleared up at about the same time a couple of months later (they even did a 24 hour to ...

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