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Old 07-21-2005, 12:36 PM   #1
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After a week long hospitalization, Emergency C-Section and all around traumatic experience, Baby Carson is here. He's a premie, 3lbs 9 oz 16 in long. He will spend the next few weeks in the NICU, growing. He needs no artificial support, thank Goodness. So far all is well. As I gain strength and have more time, I will share the experience in detail. What I thought was going to be a routine BP check ended up in a rushed emergency transport to a Childrens Center... Life changing expereince!

Say a prayer for us. Ill be back soon to share more details.
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Old 07-21-2005, 12:42 PM   #2
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oh I will pray everything will be ok. get some rest!! hope you feel better soon
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Old 07-21-2005, 12:53 PM   #3
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Congratulations!

My son was born 3 mo. ago. He was not a premie but did spend time in the NICU. It was awful being released without him so I understand how you must be feeling right now.

Hopefully Carson will grow like a champ and be home before you know it.
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Congratulations Gretchen! I hope little Carson is doing well!
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Old 07-21-2005, 01:52 PM   #5
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Congratulations!

I'll be praying for your family. Get some rest and update us as you can. (((hugs)))
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Old 07-21-2005, 02:36 PM   #6
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Congratulations and I will definately be praying for you guys. Hopefully you will have your beautiful baby home with you soon.
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Old 07-21-2005, 03:24 PM   #7
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Congrats Gretchen!! Welcome baby Carson!! I will be saying lots of prayers for him Gretchen. Sometimes things don't always go as planned, but it sure sounds like he's doing great! Can't wait to hear more and see pics of the little sweetie!
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Goodness grethcen. Welcome to the world Carson. Hopefully he'll be home soon.
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Congratulations on your baby - although it wasn't under ideal circumstances, at least he is healthy and will grow stronger very soon for you! Thank goodness you went for your checkup!
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Sorry to hear about how he arrived, but congratulations as well.
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Old 07-22-2005, 12:20 AM   #11
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congrats! hope he comes home soon. sorry you had to go through so much. good luck to you and carson!
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Old 07-22-2005, 01:39 AM   #12
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Congratulations, Gretchen! I'm sorry to hear that Carson has had a rough start. I hope he's home soon, and I'll say a prayer for you both. Welcome to the world, little guy!
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Gretchen,
You and you family will be in my thoughts.

{{{Big hugs for you are Carson!}}}
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