When a Mom becomes her own Daughter’s Surrogate at 58 Years Old

Julia is carrying her daughter’s daughter!

I'm carrying my daughter's daughter! Grandmother, 58, is 32-year-old daughter's surrogate after she suffered a DOZEN failed pregnancies
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A Utah grandmother became a surrogate mother to give her daughter and son-in-law the baby they so desperately wanted.
Julia Navarro, the 58-year-old grandmother, is carrying her granddaughter for her 32-year-old daughter Lorena McKinnon who struggled through three years of failed pregnancies.

When one potential surrogate dropped out, Lorena’s mother Julia Navarro stepped up to volunteer.

At 58, she had to go through three months of hormone treatment to get her body ready for baby. The embryo took on first try and Julia is now just weeks away from being a grandmother for the first time.

Read I’m carrying my daughter’s daughter! Grandmother, 58, is 32-year-old daughter’s surrogate after she suffered a DOZEN failed pregnancies, The Daily Mail, 7 January 2014.  Find out more about Fertility – IVF – Pregnancy – Recurrent Miscarriages – Surrogacy.

Sadly for many DES daughters having their own children is not possible! Many of us who have experienced miscarriages, want to have kids but are struggling or unable to…

Author: DES Daughter

Activist, blogger and social media addict committed to shedding light on a global health scandal and dedicated to raise DES awareness.

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