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The best news we could have dreamed of!

Had the best news a few weeks before Christmas - a positive pregnancy test! Had failed round of ivf in September and were told by our fertility consultant that the chances of conceiving naturally were extremely low and they recommended a round of icsi (which we'd have to fund ourselves as only get one round on bhs in n. Ireland). So we knew we had a rough ride ahead, emotionally and financially but decided to not even think about it until after Christmas. 2 weeks befor Christmas I just felt different and decided to do a test, it was positive - as were the 6 others that I took! I got it confirmed with my doctor a few days later and we've just had our 10 week scan!!!! So, so happy :)

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woow that is excellent news.. all the very best for you

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Thank you :)

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Congratulations and wish u all good luck for the future

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Thanks! :)

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How lovely to hear of such a story. Congrats to you, that is just wonderful news. I am 10 weeks today too :-)

You were lucky to get a 10 week scan, I have to arrange that privately and waiting for the big 12 week nuchal scan. Anyway, lovely happy news. How are you feeling?

I have been extremely sick, hospitalised with hyperemisis gravidarum, needs drips etc. But feeling much better now, its just normal morning sickness now.

Look after yourself. Congrats x

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Thanks! Yeah in n. Ireland they've changed it now to scans at 10, 20 and 30 wks. All the best in your pregnancy :)

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Ah I see, great. Northern Ireland, lovely with possibly the loveliest people there are..

My parents from the south (Ireland) always preferred the northern people lol :-)

Plus my endometriosis surgeon who really helped me is from there, Enda McVeigh.. lovely guy and v good surgeon if you ever know anyone who needs endo surgery!.

Keep us updated.

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Congratulations xxx

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Thanks very much

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Congratulations :)

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Thank you!

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Congrats!! The same thing has happened to me after 2 failed ivf attempts we fell naturally 2 months after failed attempt and now just under 7 weeks! I still can't believe it xx

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Amazing news! Congratulations! x

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Awwwww ur a very lucky lady..... Congrats and good luck xx

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Such wonderful news. Wishing u both all the best x x

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Congratulations!!! What a lovely Christmas present! xx

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Congratualtions :D xx

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Always nice to hear

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Huge congratulations marie! What a nice way to start 2015....and thanks for heads up about scans in NI, I didnt know they had changed. ..hope I get to have one some day!! Wishing you all the best xx

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