So if you go by a 48 hour doubling time for bHCG levels, at 22 days after ovulation my bHCG should have been about 6,600. Today I found out that I'm at 9,037. So my embryologist said it looks like a "strong implantation."
I know, my mind is completely blown, too.
I can say I was never certain I would even get to this point. It's just overwhelming. I'll be having my first obstetrical ultrasound next week, but I might implode of anxiety/happiness/fear/joy before then.
Again, we are still super early, so anything can happen...but now I know anything includes me getting pregnant. So if that's all this baby does for me, it's given me a real shot at motherhood.
So @ 5 weeks, I am
Wt. -7 lbs since the day of my transfer (anxiety I think...)
Craving- see above
Symptoms- Boobs on fire, dizzy, occasional crampiness, moments of queasiness, insomnia (maybe anxiety-related)
Favorite Thing - Sports bras
Peace, Love, and So Far, So, So Good!