Balu is here! :)

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Re: Balu is here! :)

Postby mom29 » Sun Oct 30, 2011 11:25 am

Yay! It's raining babies here!

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Re: Balu is here! :)

Postby pipper » Fri Oct 28, 2011 08:36 pm

Thank you, everyone! You're all too sweet. I would post pics if I knew how :D
me-25 years old
dh-31 years old
Baby Biko, here and gone Nov.28,2008 at 28 weeks due to severe HELLP.
Remy born Feb.4,2010 at 34 weeks (3 lbs 10 oz) due to Preeclampsia. Lovely and so healthy!
Balu born Oct.21,2011 at 37 week. PE and HELLP free!

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Re: Balu is here! :)

Postby miamibunnie » Fri Oct 28, 2011 11:37 am

Lisette 37 Hubby 37
Lisette 36 / Luis 36
1996 25 weeker due to Eclampsia with seizures daughter alive today 15 yrs old " Julyzah Caridad"
2010 23 weeker due to severe preeclampsia my angel left us

2011/27/July we beat preeclampsia and made it to 36.5 weeks 6lbs 1oz baby girl "Kendall Lauren " pe-free just bp started acting up.
Thanks to God, my doctor, Lovenox and Lda.

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Re: Balu is here! :)

Postby Shannonlynn » Thu Oct 27, 2011 03:12 pm

Yay!!! Happy to hear you have a new baby boy.
Shannonlynn-mommy to Frederick Otto "Fritzy"
born May 6, 2011, became an angel one hour later
Severe PE at 24 weeks to the day
Gavin Walden born 8-4-12,lovenox, folgard, lda, prenatals. PE and HELLP free.

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Re: Balu is here! :)

Postby laurad » Tue Oct 25, 2011 01:45 pm

YAY!!!!!!! Congratulations!!! So happy there was no PE this pregnancy!!!!!!!! That is AMAZING news!!!
Laura: Was diagnosed w/ PE at 35 weeks, though had swelling and headaches back to 28 weeks. Went undiagnosed for several weeks!! Had Severe Post-Partum PE up to 3 weeks after delivery. BPs not return to normal until 6 weeks post partum.

Son born 11/2/07 at 35 weeks. 4 lbs 9 oz.

Will be TTC Spring 2012 - Currently have new High Risk OB & a MFM Specialist for better outcome for next time around.

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Postby amommyof3 » Tue Oct 25, 2011 01:25 pm

Me (29) DH (30)
Bryony and Dylayn, 9/13/07 born at 34 wks due to PE and Pre-term labor
Aynsley, 8/15/09 born at 34.5 wks due to PE

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Postby uncskristy » Tue Oct 25, 2011 07:49 am

Mommy of Three Boys- Davis 10/4/2007(No PE, overbaked at 40wks, 2 days),
Cooper 5/20/2010-5/21/2010 (born too early at 24wks, 2 days due to severe PE) and
Blaine 10/11/11 (35wks, 6 days, mild but quick moving PE)
Wife to Matthew since 6/11/2005

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Re: Balu is here! :)

Postby flori » Tue Oct 25, 2011 05:01 am

Man it's baby city here! Congratulations!! I'm so happy for you!

I'm hoping the next wave of babies come next year around the same time once we all start trying again. It's been very comforting to read the support that everyone's given each other and I hope to have the same when it's my turn. :)
Flori, 30
Mommy to Gracie- born at 25 weeks 03/15/11, 11 inches, 1.1lbs, and absolutely beautiful. Became my sweet angel the next day.

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Re: Balu is here! :)

Postby aajatwins » Mon Oct 24, 2011 09:12 pm

congratulations!! we ended up 2 days apart- I'm about to post my update, too. glad you are both healthy!!!
Anna (28) - endometriosis
Hubby (27)
Aidan & Jordan - 7.2.09 at 36 weeks. Induction turned emergency c-section due to eclampsia. big healthy toddlers today!
Asa - 10.23.11 at 39 weeks. NO hypertensive issues!! successful VBAC :)

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Re: Balu is here! :)

Postby sam10 » Mon Oct 24, 2011 04:03 pm

Yay, happy to hear that all are well! :D
MC 3/2009 and 3/2011
H (1/1/2010-1/7/2010) - forever loved and missed; severe PE with Hellp; partial placental abruption, classical c-section at 25.6 weeks
M (Nov. 2012, born at 35.4 weeks) - severe PE

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