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I found out I was pregnant with my first child in April 2002. I had normal check-ups with my OB and was feeling well through the first 4 months. No morning sickness, normal weight gain, ultrasound at 10 weeks showed no signs of any problems, as well as a very strong heartbeat. I went for … Continue reading


I had a complete molar pregnancy way back in 1970, although at the time I was just told that I had a “mole.” My daughter has just found out that she is pregnant, and she was asking me about my “tumor” because her midwife had asked her about it. I told her what I could, … Continue reading


In May 2000, at the age of 36, I discovered I was pregnant. I wasn’t too sure how I felt about being pregnant at first but grew to love the idea within a week. I’d had an idea for a couple of days that I may have been pregnant, because I’d been a bit nauseated … Continue reading


My husband and I lost our baby, Jackson, to a partial molar pregnancy in October of 2001. We had been trying to conceive for about 4 months when I began to suspect I was pregnant. A home pregnancy test confirmed the pregnancy on the first day of my missed period. We were elated. Our son … Continue reading