Germpalooza

Our second ultrasound was scheduled for March 28th but we were too sick and had to reschedule. You have to know that an IVF prego is pretty sick if she’s actually willing to post pone an ultrasound.

In the past 3 weeks, our household has had pink eye, RSV, strep throat, ear infection, random medicine allergy related gnarly rash and just felt like zombies in general. Oh..I didn’t mention the bronchitis- that was the germ that chose me. I wound up in the ER last weekend. After playing the martyr and not consuming so much as a cough drop, I wind up on antibiotics and albuterol. What can you do? I pushed back on the doctor and he did the due diligence to provide me the latest documentation on the drugs and basically told me that it was a case of “risk vs. gain” and that I needed to be able to breathe. Sigh. Continue reading