January 5, 2018
Hooray! I just got a medal from the Ovia App congratulating me and my baby for reaching the First Viability Milestone. My doctor’s appointment for the month is finished and she told me that if I don’t have any problems in the coming weeks, she’s going to refer me to the gynecologist when I’m on
January 3, 2018
Welcome to my Week 17-18 bump update! Before going to The Netherlands for a week, we first went for a 3D ultrasound. The doctor did fetal measurements, checking everything from body proportion to arms and legs, internal organs, spinal cord and gender. We even saw a 3D view of our baby’s face. I really wanted
December 27, 2017
I think I was a little too late to inquire about the Non-invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) at this time. Before planning to get pregnant, me and my husband already agreed to do it even though we know that the test is not available in the country and it will cost us a lot. Why I
December 26, 2017
Three weeks after my ultrasound from another diagnostic center, my house doctor finally made my official ultrasound which will be put in my prenatal record. 9 Week Ultrasound: Baby has become a fetus with tiny small buds that will soon grow into arms and legs. The head has started to form, too. We were able
December 25, 2017
Growing up in a country that was greatly influenced by superstitious beliefs, I was aware at such a young age about some of the things you should and shouldn’t do when you or someone you know is pregnant. One of the factors that adds up to a pregnant woman’s anxiety are the weird and unusual
I went to the house doctor with my laboratory results and told her I am pregnant, but I was disappointed instead. I brought my beta HCG result of 500 mlU/mL from week 5, but she told me it’s still too low, I might be or might not be pregnant, so she requested another blood test.
Welcome to my first bump update! Actually, I’m a little too late with the pregnancy updates because I was MIA from the blogging world for months. So, now I’m going to start my bump adventure journal at week 5.
I was on Depo shot for two years after deciding to get pregnant. Depo Provera is a birth control injection given every 3 months that contains the hormone, progestin. It is a very effective form of contraception and there is no need to worry about missing the next shot because you can just take it