3 D image of 8-week embryo. (1)
It is not common knowledge, but my first pregnancy was unplanned… Yet that didn’t matter; we were excited about having our first little one.
I remember an early ultrasound. The baby was 8½ weeks old. I recall the cold stony look on the face of the sonographer when, emotionless, she turned to me and said, “there is no heartbeat”. How does the medical staff avoid absorbing all the human misery and to cut off their emotions? But for me, in an instance, I lost all hope and became deeply upset. (more…) ...Read More