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A New Addition...

As you have read on this previous post "Big Brother" we were due to have a new addition to the family .....On the 14th June 2016 Faith made her entrance into the world after what proved to be a very difficult , most painful labour and birth which resulted in me needing a LOT OF stitches! But despite all this she came out pink and crying...so different from my other children. When she was weighed the midwife looked very surprised and announced she was a hefty 10lb oz!  I remember asking her "are you sure?!" "Are the scales right?!" We had to be closely monitored because I had GBS and needed IV antibiotics to prevent Faith for becoming seriously ill. Apart from a low temperature and reluctance to feed she was deemed healthy and after much persuasion from me I convinced them to discharge us that night back to the comforts of our home!While we were on the ward Faith underwent checks and found to have loose hips so referral to physio was made for a few wks tim…