He's born and we're lucky to be alive!

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emersons mom
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Re : He's born and we're lucky to be alive!

Postby emersons mom » Sat Nov 25, 638615 9:47 am

wow, congrats that is so amazing, you are home already! wow! glad you are both alive and doing well!

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Re : He's born and we're lucky to be alive!

Postby rsobaje » Wed Nov 15, 638615 1:18 pm

Thanks for all the well wishes! We are home now, and Zachary is doing great! He has already gained weight, and is loving to breastfeed. My blood pressure was okay in the hospital, but once I got home, it rose to 140s/90s again, so back on the aldomet for me. I have major swelling, but my doctor said that is normal for a c section, and for the all pitocin I got, both before and after he was born. I have had a little headache today, but I think it is just from the high blood pressure, since I just started the aldomet again a few hours ago and since my reflexes seem fine. Hopefully everything will get better and stay that way! I am just so lucky to have Zachary alive and well!

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Re : He's born and we're lucky to be alive!

Postby beth11 » Sun Oct 22, 638615 8:32 pm

How scary! Glad to hear everyone seems to be doing well now, but I'm so sorry you had to go through that!

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Re : He's born and we're lucky to be alive!

Postby threesparkles » Sun Oct 22, 638615 2:52 pm

So glad to hear that you are both doing okay! What a scary situation!!

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Re : He's born and we're lucky to be alive!

Postby cheleandcallidora » Sun Oct 22, 638615 8:48 am

Congrats! I am so glad to hear you are both ok. Take care of yourself.

mikeys mom
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Re : He's born and we're lucky to be alive!

Postby mikeys mom » Sat Oct 21, 638615 9:42 pm

I know that you are feeling so lucky right now!! I am glad to hear that things turned out okay!

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Re : He's born and we're lucky to be alive!

Postby susheli » Sat Oct 21, 638615 4:20 pm

Congratulations!! But what an ordeal... so, so glad you and Zachary are both well. Take time to heal (((((((hugs))))))))

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Re : He's born and we're lucky to be alive!

Postby sheri-ct » Tue Aug 03, 638613 7:17 am

How scary! So glad you are both fine. Congrats!

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heather j
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Re : He's born and we're lucky to be alive!

Postby heather j » Fri Jul 23, 638613 6:52 pm

THAT is scary. I'm so glad everyone is here and safe. Congratulations on your new little man!

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Re : He's born and we're lucky to be alive!

Postby trish » Thu Jul 22, 638613 9:17 pm

Oh thank God you were at the hospital already (still) when that happened!! How horribly scary!! Very glad you are both doing much better now. Take it easy mama!!!


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