I have had 6 miscarriages and haven’t been given a reason why. Just found out that my husband has the sickle cell trait,could this be the answer that I have been looking for? Please help me I want to have a healthy pregnancy soon.Hi Shanequa, I am so sorry for your losses. Your husband’s sickle cell trait shouldn’t …
Measurements and LMP match but no heartbeat
I’ve literally been driving myself insane these past couple of days and I’m hoping for some answers.. I am 6 weeks and 5 days pregnant and my measurements on my ultrasound match up with my lmp but they were unable to hear a heart beat using the vaginal ultrasound and the regular scan. I’m really worried because I had a missed misscarriage in November 2014 and is scared of another misscarriage. Is this normal? Does my pregnancy sound viable?Wonderful! So glad!
October is pregnancy and Infant loss awareness month
Pregnancy loss is devastating and often not discussed as it can make families feel uncomfortable or just too sad. Sharing your story or allowing someone else to do the same can help lighten the sadness that families who experienced a loss share. It also allows women to know that they are not alone and to acknowledge the child who still grows in their heart.Thank you Dr. Jen. I hope our readers will be inspired to share their stories so that the many wome…
Does any one know a good adoption agency in Vancouver
I will like to adopt an angel from a home but am lost as to where to start n I live in Canada VancouverThanks so much
Umbilical Cord Torsion
Has anyone ever heard of an umbilical cord torsion? How common is this and if it happens with one pregnancy is it more likely to happen with another? Are there any known causes as to why this happens? Any feedback would be greatly appreciated.This is very helpful information. My sister just had a stillborn little girl at 22 weeks bc of a t…
This past weekend was the hardest thing my family has ever had to deal with. My sister gave birth to a stillborn baby girl. She is obviously going through a very difficult time, as are we all. Does anyone have any advice on how we can help her cope with this loss? Any advice would be greatly appreciated.I completely understand. I didnt eat for two weeks. Try making her favorite foods- get the house sm…
Following your own timeline
Many of my clients have shared with me that they feel pressure from their partners, friends or families to “move on” after a period of time. This can discourage them from continuing to talk about their feelings. What was your experience like?