Pregnant with my warrior princess

It’s been a very long time since I have posted here. I am currently 6.5 years in remission for the third time. I have been functional training for almost two years which has made me the slimmest and fittest I have ever been in my life. My twin girls are 10.5 and I’ve been married for 13 years. Just 3 days ago I was told that I am pregnant. Now the endocrinologist told me that I was pre menopausal and that it would be an absolute miracle for me to ever fall pregnant again. It took me a very long time to accept that but everntually I did and then started concentrating on mine and my hubbies health. We both became fit and healthy and so energetic. And it had a beautiful affect on my twins. But I gained 10 kgs in the last two months. I put it down to the fact that I left my gym. I wasn’t as focused. Then went on a cruise in November and got a chest infection when I returned. And this contributed to my weight gain. Two weeks ago I began looking at myself and wondered why all my weight gain was in my belly and bust and did a Home test. It came up positive almost instantly. First reaction were some expletive words and tears. Crying thinking how could this be. I rushed to the doctor to get a blood test and the next day he called me to tell me indeed i was pregnant and about 7 weeks. A week later after long talks lots of tears and fears. Talking to my oncologist etc we made a family decision to not continue with the pregnancy. We had to worrry about our age. I’m 41 hubby will be 43, our finances. My health. The sacrifices we would have to make. We went to the clinic to terminate but just as the doctor started the Ultrasound she told us that the termination wouldnot continue because I was already 23 weeks pregnant. So after a full ultrasound to see if this baby was ok we found out that everything was normal and we are expecting a warrior princess. She has defied the odds. Three bouts of cancer. Age health everything. She is meant to be here. She’s due may 10. While I am still in shock. I feel her kicking and I’m gettinf very excited. So when the doctor tells you pregnancy will never happen. Sometimes it does lol

happy new year everyone. 

Stefanie sent you a hug.
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Meant to be! Congratulations and blessings to you all :*)
Congratulations! Wishing you all health and happiness!!
Well that's surprising news. Im glad it worked out for you and you will be welcoming his little princess. Congratulations.
What an amazing story! Congratulations she’s obviously a soul that is destined to be!
Our three girls are the light of our lives! It’s a complication but also a blessing.
Congratulations! She is obviously a warrior princess, like her mother!
WOW!!!! Congratulations. Can't wait to see pictures!!!
amazing, Congratulations and best wishes!!!
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Vital Info

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February 16, 2011

Australia

October 6, 1976

Cancer Info

Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

B-Cell Follicular

June 11, 2004

Stage 4

4.1 - 5.0 cm

Grade 1

Yes

$2000

The effect is has on my family especially my daughters

I am stronger than i thought. Strong mind strong heart

just be there and not ask every 5 mins how i am

right groin, neck and then left breast

help with housework

rest when you need it, eat well and drink bucket loads of water

dont be afraid to have a cry and talk to someone if you need it

June 28, 2011

June 28, 2011

Chest infection that lasted for 6 week in August of 2003 and then reoccurred for 8 weeks in April 2004.

R-COP, mabthera and then R-CHOP

Radiation daily for 3 weeks ending 28/6/2012

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