Induction/L&D

A Curse & a Blessing

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By Caden’s Mother January 14 Everyone gets theirs. I went to the doctor today for what I thought would be one of many routine visits. He pulled a piece of paper out of my file. It had all sorts of funky looking numbers on it. My world came screeching to a halt. Apparently, and might I add not surprisingly, I’ve flunked my prenatal screening test. That heinous piece of paper claims the odds my baby has Down syndrome should be 1 in 1,100 or so. My odds came back as 1 in 250. That’s the same as the average rate for a 35-year-old woman. I’m not even 25. The doctor said there is no need to worry, that there is […]