Hello, My name is Caitlin.
Brayden Marshall <3
August 14, 2011 -- First Day of Last Period <br>
September 10th, 2011 -- Spot of light red/pink colored blood in underwear & a few hours later when wiping. <br>
September 11th, 2011 -- Another tiny spot of brown blood on my pantiliner. These dots are no bigger than the end of my finger <br>
September 14th, 2011 -- NO PERIOD. (: But, Not taking it too serious because periods can change from month to month by a few days.<br>
-- So far, nauseous the last two days, horrible headaches, cold than hot.
Discharge is not very heavy at the moment. Kinda vanished!
September 15, 2011 -- Still no period! Cramping though. Go for surgery tomorrow! We shall see (:
September 16th, 2011 -- Endometriosis Surgery -- Surgery went well. They found endo & removed it all. Recovery is kinda rough. Pretty sore & my belly is now starting to bruise.
October 8, 2011 -- GOT ENGAGED (: <3 <3 <3
October 9, 2011 -- Haven't had a period since August, but apparently not pregnant. Hmmm. Just waiting now for my period?
October 14, 2011 -- Started my first period since August!
October 26, 2011 -- Period Ended
November 13, 2011 -- Started my period again
November 16, 2011 -- Period ended!
Now.. Just having lots of unprotected sex (:
December 5-11, 2011 -- Having lots of discharge.. That is not normal before my period!
December 11, 2011 -- Took a Clearblue Digital test @ 10 PM. It said "Pregnant". Dipped another test in water because i thought they were faulty tests.. Test said "Not Pregnant".
December 12, 2011 -- Took another Clearblue Digital test at 6:30 AM, it said "Pregnant". Called my doctor as soon as they opened & got in. Did a blood test & urine test. Urine Test came back positive.. They gave me 6 different kinds of Prenatals to try & see what I like.
December 13, 2011 -- Waiting to hear my blood test results! & My period would have been due! Blood test came back GREAT (: Hormone level is 688 & i'm between 3 & 5 weeks pregnant <3 <3 <3
December 14, 2011 -- Another blood test to make sure my levels are continuing to go up!
December 15, 2011 -- Got HCG Levels back (: 1, 846. They doubled! Well, over doubled (: yay! Doctor said i didn't need to come back for another blood draw.
Made an ultrasound appointment (:
December 28, 2011 -- 9:00 First Ultrasound! <3 6 Weeks 2 Days & heartbeat was 123<3
January 8, 2012 -- Had some very light brown spotting
January 9, 2012 -- Called OBGYN they said to come in for an Ultrasound. At this point i was 8 Weeks 1 Day & the hearbeat was 173
February 1, 2012 -- Go for some medical history background questions & I think another ultrasound to hear my bebes heart beat (:
February 9, 2012 -- Did my Nuchal Ultrasound and Bloodwork
February 28, 2012 -- Heard the heart beat with the doppler (: 168! Diagnosed with Strep B
March 9, 2012 -- Got home from work, went pee, & there was blood in the toilet. Called my doctor & they were closed so the on call dr. told me to go to L&D. At L&D they heard the heartbeat, did an ultrasound, checked my cervix, drew blood, and took a urine sample & everything was PERFECT (: L&D put me on "Pelvic Rest"
March 13, 2012 -- Went to the Dr. for a check up. Heard the heartbeat it was 159. They drew blood for the second half of the defect testing. Should get the results back in about a week.
March 22, 2012 -- Had my Anatomy Scan and IT'S A BOY! He's healthy, and the perfect size with a heartbeat of 162. Doctor said my placenta is far away from my cervix but not to be concerned and i have to go back for an ultrasound in two weeks because our baby boy wouldn't stay still so the ultrasound tech could get measurements
March 27, 2012 -- Feet and face were swollen, horrible headache, dizzy. Called the doctor they said come in right away. I got in my blood pressure was 138/88. I heard the heart which was 147. Everything is fine. Doctor said it's all pregnancy related
April 5, 2012 -- Have to go back to the doctor to get an ultrasound to HOPEFULLY measure the things that the ultrasound tech did not get to because our baby boy was jumping around! They're also going to check and see how my placenta is looking. Doctor measured the Cerebellum, the Four chambers in the heart & i think his whole head maybe? lol Everything is growing perfect! Dr. said my placenta looks like it has moved to where it should be!
April 15, 2012 -- Felt baby move on the outside for the first time while laying in bed before bedtime! Best feeling ever (:
April 25, 2012 -- Doctor appointment. Everything looks good. Have gained 12 lbs (: Set up my Gestational diabetes testing and heard babies heart!
May 4, 2012 -- Went to L&D because i took my blood pressure at walmart & it was 159/105. Hooked me up to monitors. Baby boy's heart was great! No contractions (: they sent me home with a 24 hour urine to start May 6th.
May 7, 2012 -- Brought 24 hour urine into doctor. Had an appointment. Have gained 13 lbs. Drew blood. Babys heart was 150 bpm. Started on blood pressure pills & put on modified bed rest soon to be full bed rest.
May 8, 2012 -- Nurse called. Said my blood & urine look good except i am anemic. Started me on iron supplement & a stool softener!
May 10, 2012 -- Follow up blood pressure appointment
May 17, 2012 -- Gestational Diabetes testing! -- Failed, Levels couldn't be higher then 135 mine were 149.
Baby # 2!
03/09/13 -- Last Period
03/16/13 -- Got Married! <3
04/02/13 -- Positive HPT
04/03/13 -- Went to the doctors for blood work
04/04/13 -- HCG Levels came back at 29!
04/10/13 -- Next doctor appointment! - Did Blood Work!
04/11/13 -- HCG Levels came back at 1800!
04/15/13 -- 1st Ultrasound Not at the doctors though. Only saw a Gestational sac, said i was due December 19, 2013!
04/24/13 -- First Ultrasound at the Drs! Heartbeat was 113 BPM! Measuring 6 weeks and five days! Due date of December 14, 2013. Going to be a scheduled c section!
05/06/13 -- Another ultrasound at the mobile place! Heart beat was 176! Measuring 8 weeks with a due date of December 16, 2013. We are most definitely going by the Drs due date!
05/22/13 -- Next Appointment!
1-4 weeks = Done!
5-8 weeks = Done!
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