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stickybean1976's Pregnancy

My Due Date: April 17, 2015
I have given birth!
Age: 44 years old
Location: Gold Coast, Australia

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Last Logged In: Sep. 16, 2016 8:06pm
Jul. 14, 2016 8:00pm » Posted a comment on journal entry "Baby is here!".
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Tags:  6th Pregnancy    High Risk Pregnancy    Multiple Miscarriages    Pregnant after Miscarriage    Pregnant in my 30s   

About Me

About Me / My Trying to Conceive Story
**************A tough journey*****************
After 4 losses plus an additional 2 chemicals in 2013/2014 (which doctors don't count a chemical as actually being a pregnancy here) in 12mths after seeing the babies heartbeats on ultrasound and having to have them removed with 3 d&c surgeries & one natural miscarrage. This has been all within 12mths trying to conceive number 2.

Finally after all this I have given birth on April 17 (2015) to my rainbow baby girl. This was my 6th pregnancy.

Aug 2013 - 11w loss had 2 D&C surgeries , baby stopped growing 9w2d they said HB stopped.
Dec 2013 - Chemical Pregnancy
Jan 2014 - 8w loss had 1 D&C surgery baby only ever measured to 6.5 weeks with a low HB until it finally stopped.
Mar 2014 - 6w loss natural M/C was taking aspirin Hearbeat seen on u/s
May 2014 - Chemical Pregnancy
June 2014 - Pregnant (Clomid 50mg) had positive digital tests. Confirmed by dr. And bloods.M/C a week after AF was due.
July 2014 - Pregnant (Clomid 50mg) to perhaps increase better egg quality due to age. (This was my rainbow baby girl)

My husband and I have a 8 year old daughter and now a baby girl
I am 39 and he is 41. Where're never had trouble conceiving.
We have both had testings done due to the recurrent miscarriages. All clear. It has been put down to unbalanced chromosomes 70% cause of m/c as we are both older.

We are a Christian family and live in Australia, we have been married for 10 years. We were only ever going to have one child but then I got clucky with all the babies when my daughter started school and we decided that we would like a second child a sibbling for our daughter Ella. Now that we have done it. My life feels so complete. I don't regret any of our choices or any of the losses. God has a plan for everyone & everything and if my journey had altered in anyway my perfect rainbow McKenna Isabella would not be here today. X

My Birth Plan

Un decided - Nearly died when I had my first child, so this will be clearly thought out and planned, defo having a spinal block.
Epi Dural.

Lost half my bodies blood, went unconscious and was in intensive care for 2 days and in hospital for 8 days had 4 blood transfusions.

Now that I have given birth for the second time. Another near death experience where no one could of every planned anything. An emergency c section resulted with a major blood loss and in ICU again missing that initial bonding time with McKenna.
I would of given anything for a last & lovely experience but it wasn't to be and I'd do it all again in a heartbeat for her. Xx

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Profile Comments for stickybean1976 (69)

Comment from eszszv » Posted May. 13, 2015 9:22am
Beautiful baby, congratulations! I hope you will get better soon!
I wish you all the best! :-)

Comment from aal2014 » Posted Apr. 26, 2015 7:23am
Thank you very much, am so happy she is here :) hope all is going well with you and your new little one :)

Comment from snolie14 » Posted Apr. 22, 2015 6:49am
Congrats mamma!! She's beautiful!! Emergency c-sections aren't fun...been there once, and had 3 more after that...I understand completely! Enjoy that beautiful girl and take care of yourself! :-)

Comment from MissNat28 » Posted Apr. 20, 2015 9:03pm
I'm so sorry your labour wasn't great again this time round.. however I'm sure it is so worth it with mckenna in your arms.. she is so gorgeous.. I bet you are so proud, content and the happiest woman alive.. hope the rest of you family are good hun and I hope you get better real soon x

Comment from Heathernnsb29 » Posted Apr. 20, 2015 8:30pm
She is soooo pretty!! Get well soon! So glad she's here safe!

Comment from hughes1864 » Posted Apr. 20, 2015 10:17am
Congrats on your beautiful baby!!


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