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November 1st, 2012, 07:04 PM
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I regularly donate blood just because it makes me feel good. You know you can save 3 lives by donating a pint? Hint, hint... go do it!

Anyway, I never really looked into it, but I lost my donor card a very long time ago and just got my new one in the mail. My blood type is O+ and I was talking to DH about what types I can accept, and who can accept my blood, and a google search uncovered this:

Women With Type O Blood May Have a Harder Time Conceiving

Interesting, huh?
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November 1st, 2012, 07:27 PM
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I believe it Im O - there are blood type diets out there a couple of ladies I know are following it and there O as well good luck.. its been 2 years for me trying.but I also have 3 kids. took me 2 years last time.. first 2 wernt planned and just happened..
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November 2nd, 2012, 05:19 AM
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I am also O. Took 2.5 years with Serenity. 2 years ntnp for the last loss and now im on cycle 6 since the loss.

Also TTC for 2.5 years with Serenitys dad with no BFP at all.

I also read somewhere that female blood type and male blood type matter too with the level of fertility in the couple. I think its 0 and A that do not mix that well and have low fertility as a couple and you got it right. I am O and serenitys dad was A.
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November 2nd, 2012, 05:37 AM
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I can't remember for sure, but I do believe that my blood type is O as well.

Are you kidding me!!!!!!!!!!!

I wonder how many women who are struggling to TTC on the JM site have O type blood.
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November 2nd, 2012, 07:18 AM
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I'm almost positive I have O also, weird.
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November 2nd, 2012, 08:58 AM
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My blood type is A+.
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November 4th, 2012, 03:19 PM
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I don't know what my blood type is, but I'm pretty sure it isn't O.

I wish I could donate blood. My veins are so sucky though that I get sent home. Whenever I need bloodwork done they have to use the little butterfly needle for babies and then they have to worry about it coagulating before they get enough and it's just a mess. I also end up looking like a druggy by the time I'm done with so many needle holes in my arms.
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