Pregnant at 40 for the 1st time

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Registered: 10-23-2010
Pregnant at 40 for the 1st time
Sun, 02-27-2011 - 2:21pm

Hi everyone,

I was on the TTC after 40 board and now here I am.

I learned I was pregnant after doing two home pregnancy tests last Friday. My husband and I are so happy.

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Registered: 02-28-2011
Mon, 02-28-2011 - 11:36am
OMG Gen, Congrats!!! i took my tests on Friday too! I am pregnant!!! I had given up too! I was sooo sure I wasn't.. I took two test one digital and one regular... They both were positive! I am sooo excited and scared. I am 40 too. Just turned 40 in dec..I am a little hesitant to tell anyone right now as I want to get thru the next few months too. My 1st dr appt is 3/15.
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Registered: 10-24-2005
Mon, 02-28-2011 - 1:24pm

Congratulations!! I also just found out I was pregnant, a week ago. I had given up hope too! This is my second pregnancy, my daughter is now 18.

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Registered: 11-13-2008
Mon, 02-28-2011 - 2:17pm

Congratulations Gen!

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Registered: 06-30-2010
Tue, 03-01-2011 - 11:15am

Congratulations ladies!

About me: A pixie in the city, 41, TTC#1 since May 2010, married 18 years.

Diagnosed with/surgically removed endometrioma Aug 2010. Sept IUI #1=BFN. Nov IUI #2=BFN. Uterine polyp removed Jan. 2011. Jan 2011 IVF cancelled. No response. 2nd