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#1 of 99 Old 11-09-2006, 01:54 AM - Thread Starter
 
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My dh went to see a homebirth mw tonight. The news is not good.

She is of the opinion that our baby has died, and we think she is right.
She was not able to detect a heartbeat with a Doppler. She has suggested
that we get an u/s to confirm.

She has some ideas about what may be some possible physical causes
behind 2 late-term losses that we may follow up on later.

We have told the boys that the midwife had concerns for our baby and
that we did too and are going in for testing. They are doing
surprisingly well so far.

Dh is processing. It takes him awhile to do that, but he is being
sweet. He is very sad.

As you might imagine, I am very, very sad. What lies ahead seems
extremely overwhelming and...hard. I can't quite process it. I hardly
know what to say.

Thank you for all the support and encouragment you have shown me in these past weeks and months.

Tracy, doula and Army wife and homeschooling mama to A and E
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#2 of 99 Old 11-09-2006, 02:00 AM
 
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I'm so sorry mama. I couldn't read and not post.
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I am so sorry Tracy I will be thinking of you and your family.
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not in your ddc, but i saw your post under new posts and just started crying.

big to you, mama. i can't begin to imagine what you're going through.

keep breathing ... delight in your family and don't be afraid to ask for help.

good luck. my heart goes out to you and your family.

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Not in your DDC but had to say that I'm so very sorry.

You and your family will be in my thoughts and prayers..
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Not in your DDC but I wanted to say I'm so very sorry


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oh no. I am so sad for you.
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Thinking of you and yours...I am so sorry.
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Oh momma. I feel for you. I really do. My thoughts are with you and I'm sending healing energies.

GREAT MOM to dd (5), dd (1) and )ds( [sept 26 2006]. Married to a Navy Veteran!
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I am so sorry Mama. My thoughts are with you and your family.
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Tracy my thoughts are with you and your family.

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Tracy I am so sorry! My heart goes out to you and your family.
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Oh Tracy I am so sad for you..sending you love and healing energy to make it through this difficult time.

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I am thinking of you and your family.
I don't want to say "I'm sorry" because the words are empty... just know that I understand.

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I am so sorry you're are having to go through this. You'll be in my prayers.

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I'm also not in your DDC, but I am so sorry.
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tracy - words cannot express how sorry i am. take care and let us know what you need from us.
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I don't know what to say, I am so sorry. My prayers are with you and your family.
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I am so sorry. Much love to you and your family during this time. Please let us know how we can help.

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Not in your DDC, but I couldn't read and not send you and your family a big hug. I'm so sorry.

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I'm so, so sorry mama. for your angel
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I am so very sorry.

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oh no. I am so sad for you. You and your family are in my heart.
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Oh no! Much love & hugs to you... I wish I had the words to make it all better, but just know I'm thinking of you.

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Love and light for you and your family~
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I am so very sorry
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