For all expecting and or TTC Ladies....

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Re : For all expecting and or TTC Ladies....

Postby ann marie » Mon Aug 16, 2004 01:56 pm


Beautiful post. I'm so glad things are going well with Casey.

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Re : For all expecting and or TTC Ladies....

Postby heatherbbb » Fri Aug 13, 2004 01:29 pm

I am so happy things turned out so well with Casey! Did you get preeclampsia with him or did it completely pass you by? I missed the scoop on his birth, his weight, etc. I cannot say enough how thrilled I am for you. Thank you for your message. I am 16 weeks pregnant and always wonder in the back of my head if I'll get preeclampsia again and what the outcome will be. Waiting for the unknown is so hard.


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Re : For all expecting and or TTC Ladies....

Postby amillhouse » Fri Aug 13, 2004 12:33 am

Ditto. . . thanks T, you are truly an inspiration.


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20 January - 17 February 2004
Born at 28 weeks due to severe pre-eclampsia
Died at 28 days old of pneumonia
610 grams at birth
950 grams at death
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Re : For all expecting and or TTC Ladies....

Postby laura » Fri Aug 13, 2004 11:05 am

I love that idea, too [:D]

T- as usual, you had me hysterical over this post.

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Re : For all expecting and or TTC Ladies....

Postby tracey » Fri Aug 13, 2004 09:40 am

Awww, T, there you go again: inspiring the heck out of us all! [:D]
I know I am not the only one who has gained such hope from your story (and your willingness to share it!) Thank you so much for this. All of your children must be so proud of you!

Ileana -- I love this idea!

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angel Ila Elizabeth (02.06.04),
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Re : For all expecting and or TTC Ladies....

Postby for faith » Fri Aug 13, 2004 09:19 am

T ~ You are definitely an inspiration to all of us. Your success has definitely giving me hope that it can happen after a loss. Thank you for all your continuous support, know how much it means to all of us!!!

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Tyler - 4 (36 wks, PIH (just told by peri it was mild PE))
Angel baby - 1/20/03 (11 wks)
Faith Kristine - 1/5/04-1/30/04 (30 weeks due to severe PE, passed due to NEC & Sepsis(preemie complications))

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Re : For all expecting and or TTC Ladies....

Postby tinalowe » Fri Aug 13, 2004 05:26 am

T--you really are an inspiration! Thank you for your words.

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Re : For all expecting and or TTC Ladies....

Postby denise » Fri Aug 13, 2004 05:18 am

Thanks T for your wonderful words of inspiration!! I think Ileana has a great idea!![:D]

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Re : For all expecting and or TTC Ladies....

Postby ileana » Fri Aug 13, 2004 03:54 am

Thank you, T!

I got the avatar for AmandaB's Maija... You need to check it out she's beautiful...

And I was thinking that one of the first improvements that we need to do to the website should be to add a page with photos of kids that were born after a loss from preeclampsia... Have Majia and Casey and all the other kids, and then add your guy Julie, and other ones as they arrive. For months after I got to the Forum, I thought there is no hope, I will have pree again and it will be bad, now I think that pree will come again, but things might still be well.
We can add your message on the top of the page... it's so beautiful, T!

We need to give this to women that come here after a loss... there's still hope.

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Re : For all expecting and or TTC Ladies....

Postby rachelt » Fri Aug 13, 2004 03:44 am

Thank you for the inspiration T. At times I get this "irrational" fear that I just cannot have another child. I'm in an "I'll believe it when I see it phase. Thank you.

-Rachel T.

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