Category Archives: azoospermia

Thank You and Farewell

On Friday last week I drove home from work listening to Pink Floyd on full blast in my car.  More than two decades ago I wrote a story using ‘Dark Side of the Moon’ as inspiration and hearing those lyrics … Continue reading

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Secondary Hypogonadism Success

I have to shout it from the rooftops because I am literally fighting back tears of joy and have repeating goose pimples from head to toe at the news I found in my Bloglovin feed this morning. My friend in … Continue reading

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On Ice

Before Chris stopped the hormone injections last year, after we were in the second trimester with the precious Hope Babes, we put 13 straws of Chris’ sperm on ice.  They were our insurance policy, in case we wanted more babies. … Continue reading

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One Year On

This is a post I have been so excited to write.  I had actually started another post about first trimester pregnancy symptoms, but this is soooo much better and I am sure you can wait a couple of days to … Continue reading

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You Want Us To Do WHAT?!?

There was one really stunning thing which Dr S suggested during our appointment with him in November.  He suggested that Chris give up the meds!  Now my poor husband has endured well over 250 injections to take us form a … Continue reading

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Trying to Hold Onto Hope

So yesterday was Egg Retrieval and I was so expecting to be telling you all about our five or six eggs and how we were now simply waiting for news of fertilisation.  But instead yesterday felt like it turned into … Continue reading

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Entering a New Land

We spent so long with zero sperm and probably not really believing we would ever find ourselves in this place where we can do IVF with our own genetics.  All along this journey while, yes, I have definitely had plenty … Continue reading

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