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Have had 2 failed IUIs (unexplained infertility). Does it make sense to do a 3rd or just go straight to IVF next?

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Anyone with later miscarriage experience willing to chat? Just lost our baby at 15 weeks, from our only embryo after a brutal IVF journey. Struggling to see any path forward right now.

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I have been trying to conceive for a year now. I am 34. After 6 months, went to the RE and found that I have prolactinoma and hypothyroidism. I have been taking the medicines for both. Went for one cy… more

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Hi folks - Has anyone here tried Parsley Health? Would you recommend?

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Anyone with experience of multiple chemical pregnancies? Any lifestyle changes that you’re aware of that I can make? Getting blood work, semen, and RE appt on the books now but how frustrating to keep… more

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For what reasons are you doing IVF?

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Hi folks, I am looking to transfer my records from my existing RE to a new RE that I am exploring. What is the best way to do this? If I request my existing RE office to transfer, will it give them a … more

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Anyone have any luck with a fourth IUI medicated cycle? RE recommended three cycles before moving to IVF, but we planned a much needed vacation that will fall right in the middle of an IVF cycle, so d… more

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How can I find out if Deloitte will cover egg freezing? Where is this information posted? Want to start looking into the process

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My parents want to visit a week before egg retrieval. They’re looking to “visit the city and have some fun.” Is that a bad call?

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Anybody had luck getting Ovidrel covered through BCBS and CVS Specialty pharmacy? CVS Specialty is quoting $405 even with the BCBS insurance and a local specialty pharmacy is $200 out of pocket. Wonde… more

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What is the ideal age for egg freezing ? I am 34 (would be 35 this November )…still haven’t found the right partner and concerned that I’m running out of time. Are there tests to check how one is doin… more

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Moved to Orange County recently and less than impressed by my new RE. Any recommendations?

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Hi All ! Looking to get into IVF after 3 failed IUI at Shady Grove . Any good Fertility clinic recommendations in NoVA !

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PwC folks- does PwC pay for freezing your eggs? I’m 35 and starting to think I should think about it. Ugh. I really want to get pregnant soon.

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After 2 failed IUIs I became pregnant on the next cycle naturally!! This happen to anyone else? I am shook. We were just about to start IVF. While we will probably still do it down the road to have eg… more

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I got my AMH results back, and they came back at .99- I’ve had one unsuccessful IUI and My husband also has a a very low sperm count and motility of 30%. Has anyone had the same issue and had a succes… more

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How did y’all decide which doc/fertility clinic to go with? It’s so overwhelming. I had a consult with one my friends sister used and started the process but frustrated with them a bit (feel rushed). … more

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NYC fish. Can anyone recommend an ob-gyn. Not currently pregnant, have some health issues that will need to be monitored once I am pregnant and my current doctor is a solo practitioner that I don’t ji… more

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Any good fertility clinics (for egg freezing) in NY that are cheaper in price too? I heard Weill Cornell prices are 20% higher than most of other places

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Can getting HPV vaccine now have any impact to future egg freezing? I’m about to get HPV vaccine but considering egg freezing in about 6 months. Would that be safe? Or is it better to freeze eggs befo… more

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Trying to find out if this is normal. Just moved and got a new RE. My last RE would let me skip the 2nd day scan and still give me femara and I would come in for the ovulation scan. My new doc refuses… more

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Did anyone experience a late 2nd period after ER? I got my last period 9 days post ER and now on CD 40 waiting for the period to start so we can begin FET? This wait is killing me.......

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Posted this in the moms bowl but figured I’d try here too. Have any KPMG ladies gone through IVF with any of our insurance plans? We are on my husband’s plan right now so just looking for feedback on … more

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Went to my obgyn and asked about freezing eggs. She said given I’m 31 and having fairly regular periods, no reason to really consider it until I’m closer to 35. Do you recommend getting a second opini… more

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I did a quick estimation and there’s a possibility that the egg retrieval day might be in the end of my client project. The difficulty is that you don’t know which day it is until maybe 2or3 days ahe… more

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Anyone have an abnormal NT (Nuchal transparency) ultrasound and baby turn out ok? Had the ultrasound done yesterday with a 3.3 mm measurement and have been told there is chance of chromosomal abnormal… more

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My doctor says we can start the IVF process. I am now feeling nervous if it is good to have a baby in the pandemic. I do really want children though. Any thoughts?

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Planing to see a reproductive doctor soon. Has anyone gone through this route before the other treatments to make sure?

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Moms who have been put on bed rest. How early were you put on bed rest and for how long?

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Fertility clinic recommendations for egg retrievals/freezing in LA? Thanks in advance!

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Do you guys plan your fertility treatments around busy season? I hate doing this! I am getting ready for a transfer and as much as I don’t want to wait - now I’m debating to wait until 10/15. UGH

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TTC for a while now, and I think my mind/body’s playing tricks on me. I didn’t have my regular period this cycle, more like spotting, and have bouts of nausea but the home kits have been negative. It’… more

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Has anyone tried not putting fertility related treatments through insurance and just going straight to OOP? Am wondering if that would be less expensive since I’ve been told that doctors and insurance… more

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Does anyone know the leave policy for PwC. I heard it was pretty good, I also live in NJ and heard NJ gives you some additional weeks. What is the total amount we get?

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How does short term disability work for pregnancy? How many weeks is it in total for an average pregnancy? When can you start taking it? I don’t qualify for FMLA, but would qualify for NYPFL. would th… more

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Anyone experience low progesterone during pregnancy after weaning off IVF meds? Just tested at 15 ng/ml at week 12 (2 weeks off PIO) but doc was dismissive.

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Starting IVF my next cycle, and im completely not happy at work so I’ve been looking. Im thinking im being crazy interviewing while going through this.

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After a recent miscarriage I have been diagnosed with an incompetent cervix. If my next transfer is successful- I’ll be put on strict bed rest. (Continued in comments)

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