Getting Our Prenatal Down Syndrome Diagnosis… The Second Time

We are fairly unique in that we have had two children with Down Syndrome. After Hannah was born, a geneticist from Nationwide Children’s Hospital (where she spent time in the NICU) came to talk with us, and she basically said some people are more prone to having children with Trisomy 21 than others. She presented … More Getting Our Prenatal Down Syndrome Diagnosis… The Second Time

Getting Our Prenatal Down Syndrome Diagnosis… The First Time

I’ll never forget that phone call. It changed my life forever. I honestly don’t remember her exact words, because all I heard was, “Down Syndrome.” I had been waiting for a phone call from our geneticist to confirm our 10 week, unborn baby was a girl who had Turner’s Syndrome. Those were the markers that … More Getting Our Prenatal Down Syndrome Diagnosis… The First Time