Monthly Archives: September 2008

Rock ‘n Roll Baby

When your pregnancy goes into overtime, additional testing is required and today I arrived at the Queens Medical Center for another AFI (amniotic fluid index) and NST (non-stress test). This is my third NST and my second AFI since last … Continue reading

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1 cm

9/29/08 Stats: 40 weeks and 5 days Blood Pressure: 107/68 Weight gain so far: 12 pounds (no change in weight since 9/22/08) Fetal Heartbeat: Good Cervix Dilation: 1 cm The day started with a trip to the OB’s office for … Continue reading

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Inducement for Convenience or Necessity?

I spent most of the day lounging around the house, watching the Discovery Channel (MythBusters and Planet Earth), and napping for the better part of the afternoon. For some reason, I felt exhausted today even though I didn’t do much … Continue reading

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Hot Hot Hot

Last night, Hubby and I joined Mahealani and Lucy for dinner at Phuket Thai (pronounced “poo-ket”) at the Mililani Town Center. As a vegetarian, Mahealani was pleased to discover Phuket Thai’s extensive vegetarian offerings on the menu. All of us … Continue reading

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Breast is Best?

I consider myself an animal lover as much as the next person, but sometimes I think PETA goes too far. PETA, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, an organization that lobbies for the animal rights, recently sent a letter … Continue reading

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