by Annemarie Hogan
Hey ladies this is not going to be a short story by any means;)
In Jan 2006 at the age of 16 I was diagnosed with PCOS after unexplained weight gain lack of regular periods underdeveloped breasts and facial hair .
My GP was very sensitive and amazingly informative at this stage of my life (16). I was started on the pill Dianettr but switched to Marvelon which are both supposed to be anti-androgynous or whatever the term is (he-he).
So after 5 years of teenage life I found myself with severe stomach pain in Jan 2011 and bleeding. To my ultimate surprise my partner of two years and I were told we were expecting a baby. This was unplanned as I was still on Marvelon but totally overjoyed as I was very aware of fertility outlook.
However this was short lived as I entered the world of gynae and obstetrics with HCGs, ultrasound, early pregnancy clinic -- I was told this was a miscarriage and my HCGs were not going up or down. Quite the mystery to the docs. I was scared frightened and in awful pain. I was appros pregnant at this stage and decided to let it pass myself naturally. This took until March 2011.
I started university in the Sept of that year for my nursing degree. Happy but still sorrowful and depressed at maybe never having a successful pregnancy.
I gained weight and became depressed for about a year and then finally gave myself a good kick up the bum ;).
Entering NY final year of uni, myself (24) and my partner (29) decided to try are to conceive within the year. I lost 2 stone in weight, leaving me at a ukpecialistceived very fast falling pregnant in Feb 13 and April 13, both resulting in miscarriage.
I cried and cried for progesterone treatment until I was referred to consultant who prescribed straight away and I was taking vitex 1600 mg for two months. Had a positive pregnancy test 2 August 2013 and I am now a mum to the most adorable 6 month old baby boy, Noah.
PLEASE DONT GIVE UP IT IS ALL WORTH IT IN THE END.
MUCH LOVE ANNEMARIE, AND BABY NOAH
Comments for PCOS and recurrent miscarriage, finally got my bundle of joy! don't give up :)
Click here to add your own comments
Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to PCOS Success Story.
Get Answers to your Questions about
FREE PCOS Report
Your email is safe with us. We respect your privacy, and you may unsubscribe at any time.
Apr 30, 18 07:24 PM
Apr 17, 18 04:03 PM
Apr 04, 18 04:19 PM