We had our follow up with Dr. Park (colorectal) doc on Tuesday. He removed my staples (which didn’t hurt at all thank God) and gave us his post op overview. My belly still looks and feels swollen and my wounds are still red and scabbed but I’m so freaking happy with the results! He said … Continue reading Post Op with Dr. Park
𝙻𝚎𝚝 𝚐𝚘 𝚊𝚗𝚍 𝚕𝚎𝚝 𝙶𝚘𝚍 Our 2020 mantra. 2019 will go down as the hardest year yet, I am embracing 2020 as a new beginning but with no expectations. This has been our mantra since our infertility journey began almost 3 years ago. I got a tattoo on my wrist for my 30th birthday to … Continue reading Happy new year!
I have been slacking posting on here. I have been posting my updates on my Instagram @ivf_to_babysenesac and on Facebook @Michele Marie. I will continue to update on here periodically but if you want to stay up to date please follow one of those accounts! ￼￼ It’s been a little over a week since surgery, … Continue reading It’s been a while!
Hi guys! So it's been 8 weeks since surgery, crazy! Time has gone by very fast and very slow at the same time. Anyways, I had to get a few tests done in order to determine if my body is ready to have this ileostomy reversal surgery. Test #1 was a flexible sigmoidoscopy. This test … Continue reading Tests
I wrote this letter as an email to my favorite receptionist from my previous fertility clinic yesterday (hers is the only email address I have available to me). I also printed a copy and mailed it to their administrative headquarters. In doing so my hope is to raise awareness so that my previous doctor and … Continue reading A letter to my previous fertility clinic…
Well...I don't even know where to begin, so I'm just going to go in the order of whatever my brain spits out first. We had appointments with Dr. Miller and Park this week. We needed to discuss the results of my recent MRI from a few weeks ago, stoma reversal surgery, what recovery looks like … Continue reading Where do we go from here?
Hi guys, Wednesday will be 3 weeks since surgery! Time has gone by so fast and so slow at the same time. I'm doing well though and my colorectal doctor is happy with how I am healing so far. I was able to get my PICC line and JP drain out at my 10 day … Continue reading Checking in