9 Month Mark

Pregnancy Status: Week 36 Current Mood: Miserable but only because I have bronchitis which is aggravating my migraines that are happening multiple times per week as it is.  I’m so excited to meet Ace in less than a month!!! Cravings: southern comfort foods Looking forward to: Seeing my little boy’s face and holding him for […]

Medical Updates

My FINAL 3 Hour (but really 2 Hour) Glucose Tolerance Test results came back “completely normal” ~ I don’t have Gestational Diabetes !!! Odd thing too that I passed an approximate 2mm Kidney Stone today after my flight to NYC for a business trip.  I had been feeling lower flank pain on my left side […]

Glucose Tolerance Test: 3 Hour AGAIN

Yes, my doctor said I needed to re-take the 3 Hour Blood Glucose Tolerance Test due to her concern that Gestational Diabetes might have contributed to my episodes last week … I got through an hour before breaking out in a cold sweat and nearly fainting.  The nurses let me lay in an exam room, […]

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 […]