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Wednesday, June 25, 2008


Last Monday, we saw another OB-GYN and I had another HCG test. The result shows that my HCG level is still increasing at 900+, which means that the pregnancy is progressing. The doctor performed an ultrasound but she still can't see the baby. The doctor said that it's because it's too early at 900 HCG, we may have to wait until it reaches 2,000 before we can our baby.

I have a scheduled apppointment again with the first OB on Friday and hopefully we'll see our baby at that time. My Endocrinologist will also check if she needs to increase my insulin intake. Since I took the insulin, my measurements range from 208 to 289 mg/dL, which is still high. We are hoping that we were able to lower the risk to our baby by me taking the insulin right away and the baby being still less than 4 weeks old.

We also consulted hubby's cousin who is an OB-GYN and she said she had several patients with the same case as mine and they continued the pregnancy with very close monitoring and babies turned out fine. She also told us that her own sister who lives in the U.S. was also told by her doctors to terminate the pregnancy due to some risks but she went on with it and her little girl is now 3 years old and very healthy.

Thanks for all your prayers and support. Please continue to join me in praying that my baby will be healthy and free from any serious complications. I will do my best to be in good shape from now on and hope that it will be enough to protect my child.

Thanks again and hope all is well!


Anonymous Papa Archie said...

love you baby :) am anxiously waiting for Friday morning and am praying for a bit of better news. I'm right beside you all the way so don't worry. mwah

Wednesday, June 25, 2008 2:54:00 PM  
Blogger Decomom said...

The power of prayer is very powerful! I'll keep praying and sending you good thoughts! Best wishes always! Hugs - Melinda

Thursday, June 26, 2008 2:03:00 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Hello my friend, I just sent you an email and then I thought I should check your blog to see if there is an update. I'm happy to hear that your HCG levels continue to increase. I will continue to pray for your health and that of your baby. I'm also praying for emotional comfort and protection as well as wise counsel as you move forward.


Thursday, June 26, 2008 8:10:00 AM  
Blogger Michelle Filo said...

oh sweetie, I am so sad to hear you are going through such a tough time!! I will be praying this baby is well and healthy and that things get better so you are not so stressed about it! I have you and your family in my thoughts!

Saturday, June 28, 2008 5:21:00 PM  
Blogger Joy said...

I'm keeping you in my prayers Beth! Hang in there!

Sunday, June 29, 2008 2:39:00 AM  
Blogger journeygurl said...

hi sis. just heard the news. i just got back from a long vacation. hope all will be well for u and the baby. my prayers are with you all the way. mwahhh!!!

Tuesday, July 01, 2008 3:15:00 AM  
Anonymous camila said...

You and your baby are in my prayers, Beth! Everything is gonna be fine in the end!!

Thursday, July 03, 2008 3:45:00 PM  
Blogger Teys said...

hi beth, teys here... just visited your blog today for no reason and i'm so sorry to hear this but I will pray for you and your baby's safety... i have been away from the boards for awhile for personal reasons and am slowly trying to get back. thank you for leaving a comment for me at DST... it means a lot. Hang in there, we have an awesome miracle working God who can change any circumstance no matter how hard.

God Bless!

teys :x

Tuesday, July 08, 2008 1:08:00 AM  
Blogger Michelle said...

Praying for you and the baby, Beth!

Tuesday, July 08, 2008 10:54:00 AM  
Blogger Victoria said...

I hope thinks are going okay for you and the baby, Beth! I've been out of the loop a bit with a wonky computer and just thought of you for a layout inspiration, then linked here. You will be in my prayers! Sorry it took so long for me to figure this out! (((Hugs))) for you and your family!

Thursday, July 10, 2008 2:24:00 AM  
Anonymous Catherine said...

Thanks for the update Beth! Thinking of you and your family and the baby. You are strong, I am sure everything will be Ok. Lots of hugs!

Sunday, July 13, 2008 10:52:00 PM  
Blogger Mich said...

hi Beth! will be praying for you!

Monday, July 14, 2008 12:14:00 PM  
Blogger Rachey! said...

keeping you in our prayers. God is good! i'm sure everything will turn out fine! :D God bless!

Monday, July 14, 2008 12:14:00 PM  
Blogger Faye said...

Im praying for you and the baby Beth!

Tuesday, July 15, 2008 9:24:00 AM  
Blogger Faye said...

Bebots are praying for you Beth. Dont worry things will be alright. *Hugs*

Tuesday, July 15, 2008 9:26:00 AM  

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