When you are 27 weeks pregnant the last words you want or expect to hear are “We need to go to theatre as your baby is coming”. This was probably the scariest thing I have heard and started what will be a very long and scary journey through the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU).
I went into spontaneous labour on Saturday 12th October at 3:30am, my husband rushed us to the hospital. As my baby was breech and in distress the decision was made to have a caesarean section. At 7:19am Jackson Bear Blake was born weighing 2lb 2oz.
My first thought, well that was a dramatic entrance into the world!
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