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Trisomy 13: My Most Personal Journey

Trisomy 13: My Most Personal Journey
July 1, 2018

Life’s unpredictability

Sometimes in life we can be thrown by unpredictable situations. Your present reality, peace and routine become displaced and thrown into a dichotomy of what is verses what was. One hung I'll say is that…
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Trisomy 13: My Most Personal Journey
April 24, 2018

I saved my sons life

Floods of tears strolled down my cheeks as we laughed uncontrollably during our family game of Monopoly. The Voice finals were on that evening which I desperately wanted to watch but giving my time to…
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Trisomy 13: My Most Personal Journey
February 15, 2018

God Hears…

I was angry with God when the screening test results came back as 'no clear response' from Jermiah-Lee Moses' hearing test. I was so distraught that I pleaded for it to be repeated, the second…
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Trisomy 13: My Most Personal Journey
December 7, 2017

Window to the Womb

This post is dedicated to Nadia and all the staff at Window to the Womb-BexleyheathOn Wednesday, November 15th, November 2017, I was blessed with the opportunity to have a complimentary 4D scan courtesy of Window…
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Trisomy 13: My Most Personal Journey
November 26, 2017

Life is a fight for territory…

There’s no point in prolonging the inevitable, is what I was told at my hospital appointment on Tuesday 14th November. Your baby has a 90% chance of death. My optimism kicked in and I responded:…
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Trisomy 13: My Most Personal Journey
October 17, 2017

I Just want my son to live- Trisomy 13

Is there ever a way to deal with difficult news? I know that things could be even worse but every time we have a scan I’m filled with intense emotions of pain and heartbreak. Having…
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Trisomy 13: My Most Personal Journey
September 25, 2017

The decision: Terminate or Continue the Pregnancy

I scoured the internet for more information. I found Facebook groups and SOFT uk which is a Support Organisation for Trisomy 13 and 18. It is packed with advice, information and support for parents, siblings…
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Trisomy 13: My Most Personal Journey
September 16, 2017

I need to terminate my pregnancy.

I hate this waiting room, I hate being in this place, I hate sitting around all these other pregnant women happy to have their scans whilst I'm so angry, hurting and dreading mine. The emotional…
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