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by sandyr
Fri Dec 19, 2008 08:10 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Has anyone heard from Penny AKA Turtle?
Replies: 23
Views: 2131

Re : Has anyone heard from Penny AKA Turtle?

No :( But I have been checking in every couple of days hoping there might be news, hoping things are okay
by sandyr
Thu Nov 27, 2008 05:25 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Thanks so much everyone for support over the years
Replies: 18
Views: 1792

Re : Thanks so much everyone for support over the years

<r><br/> Thaks so much everyone, Griffin continues to do well. He was born 1.540kg (or 3pound 6 I think)<br/> <br/> The delivery was terrible :( A planned c/s as had previously had a classical and a lower segment c/s. It took 7 attempts at gettingin an IV (I was very very puffy) and 6 attempts at ep...
by sandyr
Sun Nov 23, 2008 03:20 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Thanks so much everyone for support over the years
Replies: 18
Views: 1792

Thanks so much everyone for support over the years

<r>I just wanted to post and say thanks so much to everyone here who has offered support and advice over the past years with my issues with pregnancy and chronic hypertension.<br/> <br/> This week I delivered my 3rd and last baby. Another preemie! Griffin was born at 30+1 weeks.<br/> <br/> He is now...
by sandyr
Sun Nov 16, 2008 03:51 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Reduced movement once BP and medication increased
Replies: 7
Views: 1058

Re : Reduced movement once BP and medication increased

<t>Thanks everyone, my ob should be here in the next hour or so, so am hoping we can have a good chat. My BP has stabilised a fair bit over the past 24 hours but its just this movement issue that is playing on my mind at the moment.<br/> <br/> He is still moving but it is so different from how it wa...
by sandyr
Sun Nov 16, 2008 02:37 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Reduced movement once BP and medication increased
Replies: 7
Views: 1058

Reduced movement once BP and medication increased

<t>Just wondering if others had this happen? I am currently in hospital, will be 30 weeks in just 7 hours :) I have chronic hypertension which in the past 2 weeks has consistently increased. I have gone from 250mg aldmomet (methyldopa) twice daily to now 500mg four times a day.<br/> <br/> They are d...
by sandyr
Fri Nov 14, 2008 11:50 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Here I go again. 3rd time round :(
Replies: 14
Views: 1858

Re : Here I go again. 3rd time round :(

<t>Some changes :(<br/> <br/> BP continuing to peak especially in the evenings, swelling increasing to feet and hands and face.. Dip of urine showing 1+.<br/> <br/> Saw ob this morning, doing 24 hour urine, started few hours ago. My ob will review result monday morning and if has risen above a certa...
by sandyr
Thu Nov 13, 2008 02:46 am
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Here I go again. 3rd time round :(
Replies: 14
Views: 1858

Re : Here I go again. 3rd time round :(

Hello fellow Aussie :)

I am in North QLD. Had Laci Townsville, having this one in Cairns.

This afternoon has dragged, bring on tuesday arvo so we know where we're at!

by sandyr
Wed Nov 12, 2008 11:12 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Here I go again. 3rd time round :(
Replies: 14
Views: 1858

Re : Here I go again. 3rd time round :(

oh meant to add, my blood tests are fine just my low platelets at 115 but i have this issue at times when not pregnant. also repeating 24 hr prob monday.
by sandyr
Wed Nov 12, 2008 11:08 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Here I go again. 3rd time round :(
Replies: 14
Views: 1858

Re : Here I go again. 3rd time round :(

<t>ob seems happy to continue on at this stage with no further medication increase, she thinks there is good reason will make it to monday (30 weeks). last bp 148/92.<br/> <br/> Baby doing well on monitoring.<br/> <br/> feeling better today just normal headache but otherwise ok energy etc.<br/> <br/...
by sandyr
Wed Nov 12, 2008 04:19 pm
Forum: Ask the Experienced
Topic: Here I go again. 3rd time round :(
Replies: 14
Views: 1858

Re : Here I go again. 3rd time round :(

<t>thanks so much everyone. headache down to just a 'normal' one. overnight bp's (x3) down to 130-145/75-85. not sure whether to get hopes up that the mdication increase from 3 days ago has finally kicked in and i may get a few more days? suppose today will show if is a true drop?<br/> <br/> see wha...

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