Fertility

How to Prep for IVF Cycle. Stimulation shot vials, syringes and needles.

How to Prep for an IVF Cycle

By Katy | August 28, 2020

We’re getting ready for our 3rd IVF cycle, so today I’m sharing some tips on how to prep for an IVF fresh cycle. For our first cycle I was blissfully unaware how difficult it was going to be on my body. We actually had to cancel that very first cycle, since the stimulation phase did…

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Fertility Affirmations

By Katy | August 7, 2020

Using fertility affirmations can help you to maintain or create a positive and receptive mindset towards your fertility. This journey can be long and hard in every way – physically, mentally, emotionally and spiritually. Affirmations are statements that you use to help keep you from going into or staying in a dark place. They can…

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Progesterone in Oil vial, syringe and needles. | Katydidliving.com

Progesterone in Oil Shot Tips

By Katy | June 2, 2020

Progesterone in Oil shots are tricky. They are intramuscular and so the needle is longer (1.5 inches) and thicker than the stimulation shots and they are injected into your upper glute muscle.  Quite literally, a pain in the butt.  When you are beyond ready to have your baby growing in your belly, a little pain…

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