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My baby boy is here

Postby dawnypie » Jul 22, 2012 8:18 pm

Kevin Joseph was born at 7:06 pm on 7/18/2012!! He weighed 8lbs 1oz and was 19 3/4 inches long. We are both doing well. Thanks for all the support through my darkest times. I couldn't have done it without you ladies.
Currently have PICC with fluids and zofran pump Ambien celexa zyprexa xanax senkot
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Re: My baby boy is here

Postby krsweetpea » Jul 22, 2012 8:47 pm

Wonderful! Congrats!
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Re: My baby boy is here

Postby Alwayshappy39 » Jul 22, 2012 9:25 pm

I was just thinking about u the other day and was hoping you had that little one in your arms. I know you had a really tough time during this pregnancy. How are u feeling now? Has your anxiety subsided? I pray you are feeling well. You deserve it mama!!!
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Little girl Brittany 1996 (moderate HG)
Little boy Jake 1998 (moderate HG)
Little boy Trace 2000 (moderate HG)



Due August 27, 2012 (severe HG)Frequent IV hydration/Zofran pump from 9 wks to 21 wks

Oral Zofran/Ambien/Frequent IV hydration and Miralax from 9 wks to current
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Re: My baby boy is here

Postby DivineLotus » Jul 23, 2012 1:12 am

Great congrats!
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Treated with zofran, diclegis, compro, colace, jigsaw magnesium. HG 7 weeks - 17 weeks. Continued meds.

First HG baby. 4/11/11
HG 4-20weeks, little treatment, severe. Zofran, reglan, B6, placenta pervia, lost 12lbs, depression, ptsd.
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Re: My baby boy is here

Postby sweetpea » Jul 24, 2012 6:55 pm

Congrats!
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Re: My baby boy is here

Postby gremlinsmummy » Jul 25, 2012 7:13 am

Congrats Dawnypie, enjoy your little man, and enjoy being HG free at last!
DD 28/02/03 HG 8-20 weeks
MCDA twin DDs 14/10/06 HG 6 weeks - delivery via induction at 36+5
DD 09/07/08 HG 6 weeks - delivery via scheduled induction at 38 weeks due to HG
DD 18/06/12 HG 6 weeks - delivery via scheduled induction at 38 weeks due to HG
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"I have died every day waiting for you, darling don't be afraid, I have loved you for a thousand years and I'll love you for a thousand more."
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Re: My baby boy is here

Postby AnneCan » Jul 29, 2012 10:45 am

This is great news! Congratulations on your new baby boy! You made it!!!

I hope the delivery went smoothly for you, and I hope you're recovering well from everything - HG, anxiety, etc. I'll never forget our shared our HG journey, as you were due pretty much the same time! Don't forget that recovery can take a while, both physically and mentally/emotionally...especially with sleepless nights. You may feel pretty worn out for a few months, but it does improve dramatically once you can get a bit more sleep and baby is more settled. The more naps you take, the better, especially if you suffer nighttime insomnia like I did with DD1. Walks are excellent too, and they help with anxiety. If you ever feel like you need support or advice, please PM me! I'll send you my email by PM too.
Take care of yourself!
DD1 born Jan 29, 2010. Mod-Severe HG. Started treatment at 5 weeks. c-section (breech)
DD2 born July 23, 2012. Severe HG started treatment at 4 weeks until birth. VBAC!
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Re: My baby boy is here

Postby CarliBear » Aug 02, 2012 10:52 pm

congrats dawny!!!
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severe HG from week 4- delivery at 38 weeks. countless IV's, four PICC lines, one portacath, 3 blood infections, eighteen ER visits, seven hospital admissions, so many medications, 24-7 fluids and zofran pump. born perfect on 7.28.12.
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Re: My baby boy is here

Postby Cin » Aug 08, 2012 12:55 pm

Hooorayyyyyy!!!! :)
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Isaac, 10 -- NVP
Naomi, 8 -- HG
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Re: My baby boy is here

Postby sunflower321 » Aug 09, 2012 9:22 am

I was following your story & so glad you made it. Yay. Congratulations on your little boy. I hope you're both doing well. Please let us know how you're doing now.
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