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Megan Swanek
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IVFx3 ❤Our miracle born 5/26/15❤ OC, CA. Wife, Mom, School Counselor, dog lover, runner, blogger, aspiring world traveler.
IVFx3 ❤Our miracle born 5/26/15❤ OC, CA. Wife, Mom, School Counselor, dog lover, runner, blogger, aspiring world traveler.

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Chasing that Rainbow (Baby)
A “ rainbow baby ” is a  baby  that is born following a miscarriage, stillbirth, neonatal death or infant loss.In the real world, a beautiful and bright  rainbow  follows a storm and gives hope of things getting better. A  rainbow baby  brings light but by ...

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Fourth IVF: Negative
Today was my blood test and official negative results:  Hello Megan, I tried calling your cell twice just now and no answer, your HCG level came back at <1 which means negative. I am truly sorry I wish I had better news for you today. Dr. Frederick would li...

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Her 2nd Year in Review
I'm surprised that I have kept up on her updates every month. When she was born, I promised myself I would jot things down every month, but was skeptical I would actually continue to do so beyond the first few.  For me, what helped was starting each month's...

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24 Months
I wasn't sure I was going to continue the monthly updates on our little Bean. For this month, didn't update as the month progressed, like I usually do, and realized that I missed it. I found myself asking my husband  What was that really cute thing she did ...

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#infertility and #ivf are not something to be ashamed of. I'm proud and grateful for our struggle. I am a proud IVF Mom.

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PUPO! Transfer of FOUR Embryos!
I checked into the clinic at 10:04 and received my wristband, while my husband parked the car. There she is! sung my doctor when she saw me, causing me to breathe a sigh of relief. We must have one or two, or she wouldn't be so chipper, I thought. I was cal...

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Egg Retrieval Update
When I woke up from surgery yesterday morning, I wasn't worried about our number like I had been in the past. I was showing 9 follicles on Wednesday, one more than the last round of IVF in October. So when the doctor came in to recovery and my husband asked...

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