I Lost a Child to Anencephaly

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    Sweet Baby Boy How Loved You Are

    I am 21 years old, and was going to be a single parent, but on September 11, 2011 I lost my baby boy to anencephaly. I found out in my 16th week of the pregnancy. I was sent to a genetisist to conform the diagnosis, and to talk about any chances of it happening again in the...
    aaa628 aaa628
    Sep 23, 2011

    I Miss Her Everyday...

    It was a fine October day and I was going to the maternity hospital with my partner to have the routine 20 week scan. All was well and the only thing I was worried about was that they were going to say that I was having a boy when I "had a feeling" that I was having a...
    bufy1981 bufy1981
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Mar 23, 2009

    My Sam

    On the day of my Dad's funeral I realised my period was late so I took a pregnancy test and it was positive. What a time to find out! It was a new hope, a light amongst the darkness. I went for my 12 week scan and everything was fine so I booked a sexing scan for 16 weeks...
    Foreveronly Foreveronly
    31-35, F
    Dec 29, 2012
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