Hi there, I had 6 CHOP followed by radiation in 2012 for NHL. I had just had a baby when I was diagnosed. My periods started up again a couple of months after finishing treatment. I have about 5 days of spotting before I get my actual period - it took a lot of testing with a fertility specialist to work out that the spotting wasn't actually my period. Day one is when it's actually really heavy and painful. Notwithstanding that we now have this information about my cycle and despite knowing that I am ovulating again, I haven't been able to conceive again. I'm actually very keen to connect with other women who have tried to conceive post treatment and to hear what their experiences have been.
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