Category Archives: Guest Post

Our spina bifida and fetal surgery story: Part 1

It has been a very long road for my husband, Tony, and I to have children. After five years of unexplained infertility that included many tests, medications, fertility treatments, multiple … Full Entry »

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Our story with a bilateral congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH)

When I became pregnant with our daughter last year, it was after one healthy pregnancy (our 2-year-old son) and three miscarriages. A few weeks into this pregnancy, some blood work … Full Entry »

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My living champion: Fetoscopic surgery to repair spina bifida

Like any expectant parents, my husband and I were incredibly excited for our 20-week anatomy scan that would reveal whether we were having a boy or girl. This was baby … Full Entry »

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5 years later: An update from the first patient at Pavilion for Women

Read Andrea’s first post about her experience being the first mom to deliver at the Pavilion for Women. Brayten has brought so much laughter to our lives. He was an early … Full Entry »

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From New York to Houston: My placenta accreta story

Unlike many women with placenta accreta who hear the term for the first time when they are diagnosed, I had been warned by my OB that my history of three … Full Entry »

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