Hello, my name is Daniella Newton, I am a 32 year old full blooded Native
Posted On Thursday, June 20, 2002 by bernadette
Hello, my name is Daniella Newton, I am a 32 year old full blooded Native American woman and mother of three. I too have experience preeclampsia and toxemia throughout all three of my pregnancies. All three of my children were born premature and of low birthweight.
My oldest son, was 32 weeks old at birth and weighed in two pounds eight ounces, my daughter was born at 34 weeks at five pounds two ounces and my youngest son was born at 27 weeks two pounds six ounces.
I would honestly have to say I was blessed all three of children are alive today and very healthy. My youngest son was the only one who spent the most amount of time in the hospital, my daughter only spent a week in the hospital due to jaundice and my oldest son spent about a month in a half in the hospital was breathing eight hours on his own without the assistance of any machine or oxygen.
I am also wondering as a result of preelampsia and toxemia if there is any research data to confirm endometrisois is related to this disease.
Thank you for your time and attention.
After surviving a very traumatic first pregnancy with a nightmare delivery (30 hours of magnesium-induced hell, ending in an emergency c-section) and even more debilitating recovery, one would think I was DONE having children. Let's be ...