IVF: Stage 0.5

The meeting with the clinic doctor went well enough. But 'tis as I expected. I need to lose weight to meet the requirements in Japan for IVF assistance. Before we can do anything, I'll need to lose approximately 25 kg (55 lbs). That's no small chunk of weight. So, I need a plan and I…

The Info Pack

Well, things are on a roll. Tomorrow at 10 am, partner and I have a 10-minute meet session with a clinic doctor to find out if their clinic is the right fit and ask our questions. There are three clinics in total that we're interviewing. I think the fact that we have this appointment makes…

IVF

I think I’ll use this space as a small journal for my IVF adventure. With my husband being asexual, we’ve not had any success conceiving via other means yet. We’ve been trying for the last year by monitoring my BBT and ovulation with OTC kits and then using plastic syringes to inseminate monthly. Romantic, I…