IUI, embarrassed husband, & tears.. Totally normal.. I think!

First, let me start off by letting you know where we last left off. Josh and I were going in on Sunday to schedule our IUI procedure, Right? - Wrong!

When I got to Kentucky Infertility Institute on Sunday, March 4, I was not even close to where my specialist wanted me to be as far as matured eggs. I left there heartbroken, feeling like this was going to be another huge let down month, sad for myself and hubby we had to push back the only thing that we were trying to stay positive about. But they reassured me this is totally normal. I needed to come back on Tuesday. When I scheduled for Tuesday I was told they would check me again via ultrasound and we would get my IUI scheduled for hopefully Thursday or Friday.

Again, If you aren't familiar with what an IUI is... It is an Intrauterine insemination (IUI), a fertility treatment that involves placing sperm inside a woman’s uterus to facilitate fertilization. The goal of an IUI is to increase the number of sperm that reach the Fallopian tubes and subsequently increase the chance of fertilization. So to break it down pretty simple, instead of intercourse this was our plan for the month of March.

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