Julie's Journey - Beta Test

On the morning of 12 days post embryo transfer (or 12dpt), I was finally off to the lab to get my blood drawn.  This test is the “official” pregnancy test issued by the reproductive clinic.  I had been taking home pregnancy tests for a while and was pretty certain we would have a good result. 

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Julie's Journey - Embryo Transfer

A couple of weeks ago I had another embryo transfer.  I know many surrogates are curious as to what happens at an embryo transfer, so I hope you find this blog helpful!  Every clinic is different and the protocol and requirements are different, so please remember that my experience may not be the same as yours.

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Janine's Birth Story

Retrospect is a wonderful vantage point. So wonderful, in fact, it should be made into a vacation spot. Looking back, I should have followed my intuition. But, instead, I kept remembering my mother’s bladder control problems after multiple pregnancies.

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Julie's Journey - Transfer, Pregnant & a Miscarriage

A couple of weeks ago I had another embryo transfer.  I know many surrogates are curious as to what happens at an embryo transfer, so I hope you find this blog helpful!  Every clinic is different and the protocol and requirements are different, so please remember that my experience may not be the same as yours.

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Surrogate Spotlight - Jessica

Hi! My name is Jessica and I am so excited to be on this journey for the first time. I just recently turned 30 years old and I was born and raised in Spartanburg, South Carolina. I currently live about 20 minutes north of that area in Gaffney, South Carolina.

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