FAQ Members Login

Please send a note of encouragement to this mom

Post a reply

:
In an effort to prevent automatic submissions, we require that you enter both of the words displayed into the text field underneath.
Smilies
:D :) ;) :( :o :shock: :? 8-) :lol: :x :P :oops: :cry: :evil: :twisted: :roll: :!: :?: :idea: :arrow: :| :mrgreen: :geek: :ugeek:
BBCode is ON
[img] is ON
[flash] is OFF
[url] is ON
Smilies are ON
Topic review
   

If you wish to attach one or more files enter the details below.

Expand view Topic review: Please send a note of encouragement to this mom

Please send a note of encouragement to this mom

Post by annegarrett » Thu Oct 30, 2003 12:30 am

On May 29, 2003, I lost my firstborn, Erin Hunter Brandis. She was 20 inches long. She was tall, just like her father. I am petite, but my Jamie is 5'11".

I had the perfect pregnancy. I had very mild incidences of nausea, food cravings, and food aversions. My health and Erin's was perfect throughout. I only gained 12 pounds! But on her due date, there was no heartbeat. I thought I was watching a movie of someone else's life.

It's now October 29, five months to the day since it happened. I feel sad, angry, disjointed emotionally. But I have still kept my sunny outlook. We miss her every day.

I called and emailed a Bay Area support group called H.A.N.D. and they never responded! Talk about rubbing salt in the wound.

I would appreciate any advice or encouragement during this difficult period of our lives.

Thank you,

Liz

Email = tinybear59@hotmail.com


Anne Garrett
Executive Director
Preeclampsia Foundation

Top