Hi there Peanut

Today started off scary but turned out to be incredible. For a followup (from the ER) my boyfriend and I went to the obgyn so they could check the fetal heartbeat.  We were very nervous after the previous medical scare and after the doctor tried two different instruments but could not detect a heartbeat externally […]

Ugh, can I just be healthy?

Had to miss work today because last night I ended up almost blacking out after hours of vomiting bile and having the worst upper abdominal pain imaginable.  After a couple hours I broke into a cold sweat while feeling feverish so my boyfriend made me go to the Emergency Room. At the ER I was […]

Migraine Party

I’ve suffered from migraines for years, and since my most recent kidney issues I’ve had to discontinue my daily preventative medication.  Now that I’m pregnant I am also not able to take my emergency relief migraine medication.  Sometimes I have migraines that completely disable me – this is rare but it has happened a few […]

Hormone woes

I’m starting to feel the change in hormones … it isn’t pretty. Normally I’m a very independent individual who loves her freedom, but lately I’m feeling very clingy and overreacting to the smallest things. I haven’t experienced any random outbursts of tears, just enhanced anger. Honestly, I thought the shift in hormones was a myth, […]