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Hi, my name is Gemstr!

Gemstr
Gemstr Member Posts: 19 Courageous
I have cerebral palsy and I have just found out I am pregnant. 10 weeks I have been wishing to get pregnant for so long, now that I am I don't know what to do. I am worrying about how I will manage with my baby and a disability I have a very supportive husband who is brilliant but I worry about how I will cope. I walk with two sticks and have limited balance. Has anybody been in the same situation and have any advice?

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  • VickyS
    VickyS Member Posts: 129 Connected
    Hi Gemstr,
    Welcome to the Scope online community!
    I don't have any relevant experience to share with you unfortunately but hopefully you'll get some responses through your other post.
    Vicky xx
  • Richard_Scope
    Richard_Scope Posts: 3,104

    Scope community team

    Hi Gemstr and welcome.
    Scope
    Specialist Information Officer and Cerebral Palsy Programme Lead

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  • Holly Monaghan-Cocker
    Holly Monaghan-Cocker Member Posts: 2
    edited October 2015
    Hi Gemstr, I work for a production company called markthree media and we are currently looking for contributors for a commissioned documentary about people with disabilities who are pregnant. We'd love to talk to you about being involved if possible. My email address is [email protected]
    Please could you drop me a line or let me know your details? Thanks! And congratulations - such wonderful news! x

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