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The Land of Cupcake
Hyperemesis...sick the whole pregnancy


The Birth Story
Ezekiel's Pictures
Zeke's Pics
3 Weeks Old...PICS
A Mother's Prayer (Pic)
PICS Zebedia and Ezekiel
Pictures...Family with Ezekiel
A Birth Told In Pictures
Post Partum Home Visit...PICS
Announcing The News
Appt 2/19..Non Stress Test
The Sono Appt
Shopping!!! Nursery Set!!!!
Got Our Insurance!!!!
Official Pregnancy Test
To The ER Again!!
OMG....The Cost of Zofran
Info on Hyperemesis
Sept....Still Sick!!!
Hyperemesis...sick the whole pregnancy
Very Sick...A horrible night

This is just an update on being sick with h/g and the wonderful news of having gbs this time and a UTI.....

Well, I'm nearing the end of the pregnancy and still sick as can be. I had a slight reprieve from weeks 17 through 22 but then the hyperemesis flaired up full force again. I'm still having to take zofran. Guess I am one of those lucky few who suffer with this their whole pregnancy. There was talk about hospitalization and permi picc lines being inserted so I could take fluids from home but fortunately I have been able to avoid that. I'm in my 33rd week as of today, Jan 07, not much longer to go!  Though I did learn I am a group B strep carrier right now (did not have this with Zebedia) so looks like I have to get an IV and antibiotics while I'm in labor...wonderful *sarcasm* 
I was really wanting a water birth this round but looks like that may not be possible now if I have to be hooked up to an IV. I will discuss this with my midwives at my next pre-natal appt, Jan 14.  It will be ok though just so long as my little one arrives safe and healthy : )   I also have an UTI right now so I am havnig to take anitbiotics for that and they are making me even more sick than I was. It will all be worth it in the end, but nearly 8 months straight of this so far, being so sick, really is taking it's toll on me!!! LOL

written Jan 07, 2003