+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 3 of 3
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jul 2013
    Posts
    1
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    0
    Reviews
    0

    Default New member, newly pregnant, 5 miscarriages no bubs yet

    Hi all

    I have looked at this site before, but never posted. I already feel vulnerable, and putting my story in writings makes me feel even more vulnerable (for now).

    I have had 5 miscarriages, starting over 3 years ago. No live babies. Three were very short (33-38 days), but two others a bit longer (8 weeks and 10 weeks). Seeing a specialist who has me on what sounds like a standard protocol for some minor issues (metformin, low dose aspirin, progesterone when preg etc). Specialist has said he hasn't yet found a good reason for my pregnancy losses. Also noted mild pcos and a secondary infertility issue. All my pregnancies natural over the last 3 years. Hubby and I were looking to do IVF next year.

    Today I peed on a stick (lol, I can't remember all the acronyms everyone uses here!) and I am pregnant again. I have been travelling, so had be lazy about tracking anything, but its been almost 6 weeks since my last period.

    And I am so anxious and scared, after losing so many pregnancies, and excited and happy too.

    how on earth does everyone else emotionally survive this whole business?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    May 2013
    Posts
    896
    Thanks
    45
    Thanked
    171
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 posts
    Hi Naddy, I can't say iv experienced the same issue but my advice to you would be stay as calm as possible stress is one of the main known causes and no it's not your fault but it may help this one stick try drinking some calming tea and keeping your mind off the past. By all means get excited because it is something to be excited about and I wish you the best of luck

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Posts
    4,308
    Thanks
    3,424
    Thanked
    1,831
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    It sounds as though your doctors are giving you extra support which is great, hopefully that will give you some piece of mind that your pregnancy is being looked after to a degree. After mc, I don't think one can ever be carefree about another pregnancy, but as the previous poster said - relax as much as you can as there is not much else one can do in your position. I hope you little one is super sticky


 

Similar Threads

  1. Newly pregnant - what would you do?
    By Green Cheese in forum Pregnancy & Birth General Chat
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 20-06-2013, 17:28
  2. Newly pregnant
    By laurajane82 in forum Pregnancy & Birth General Chat
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 17-09-2012, 13:39
  3. Pregnant and newly single
    By Blackdomino1 in forum Pregnancy & Birth General Chat
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 29-08-2012, 21:14

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
christmas gift guidesee all Red Stocking
Einsteinz Music
Make music at Einsteinz Music in age-appropriate class in Sydney's Inner West, Eastern Suburbs or North Shore. For ages 6 mths - 4 yrs. All music is live! Christmas Gift certificates available for full term or casual classes. Call 0431 338 143
sales & new stuffsee all
Bub Hub Sales Listing
HAVING A SALE? Let parents know about it with a Bub Hub Sales listing. Listings are featured on our well trafficked Sales Page + selected randomly to appear on EVERY page
featured supporter
Hunter Women's Health Centre
Hunter Women’s Health Centre care for women of all ages, in the full spectrum of their gynaecologic and obstetric health.
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!