I was flown to Belgium for surgery and in theatre for five hours

It was five days before Christmas in 2019 and I was 20 weeks pregnant with our second child when a routine scan revealed a hole in her spine and anomalies in her brain.

My husband, Dara, and I already had a one-year-old, Erin. This new pregnancy had been going well and we were looking forward to the arrival of our new daughter.

Continue reading…I was flown to Belgium for surgery and in theatre for five hoursIt was five days before Christmas in 2019 and I was 20 weeks pregnant with our second child when a routine scan revealed a hole in her spine and anomalies in her brain.My husband, Dara, and I already had a one-year-old, Erin. This new pregnancy had been going well and we were looking forward to the arrival of our new daughter. Continue reading…