Skip to main content
  1. News
  2. Top News

Christmas with triplets after losing four: IVF treatments Christmas miracle

See also

Christmas with triplets after losing four babies is making one Mansfield, United Kingdom mother's holiday season extra jolly. Thirty-year-old Anna Mitchell and her wonderful husband Nick had nearly given up hope after three ectopic pregnancies and the removal of one fallopian tube.

Their Christmas miracle came in the form of money left to Mitchell when her mother died from liver cancer, according to a Dec. 16, 2013 report by YNAIJA. Mitchell's mother's last gift to her paid for the IVF treatment that finally made her a mother herself. Now, this Christmas, Mitchell will be celebrating with her three healthy babies. Her mother would be so proud of her and her growing family.

Understandably, Mitchell thinks of her three beautiful babies as a gift from heaven, sent to her by her beloved mother Nicola. By the time Mitchell's mother passed away, her daughter had already suffered through three ectopic pregnancies.

She suffered another nonviable pregnancy after her mother's passing, but her final attempt at in vitro fertilization was successful. It wasn't until her 13-week checkup, that she and her husband discovered she was carrying not one baby, but three. Now, she is looking forward to spending Christmas with triplets after losing four babies in utero.

Although there is no replacement for the lost babies or the loss of her mother, spending Christmas with triplets after losing four babies will provide some comfort to the new mom.

The Mitchell family has already prepared for the holiday by decorating their home. The new mother said, "I've decorated the house from top to toe, and I know that somewhere out there, mum is looking down on us. Having three babies has made up for all that heartbreak. And it’s all thanks to mum and her amazing gift that we are going to have the best Christmas ever."

Advertisement

News

  • Al Qaeda video surfaces
    A video of an Al Qaeda meeting surfaces, concealed identities are raising suspicions
    Video
    Watch Video
  • Boston Marathon
    Boston cops shut down Boylston street after finding suspicious, unattended backpacks
    Top News
  • Death penalty for hate crime?
    Actions by the anti-Semitic gunman are being condemned by the unlikeliest of groups
    Crime News
  • New York gun control
    As many as one million New Yorkers are ready to disregard the state's new gun laws
    Headlines
  • Korean ferry capsizes
    Hundreds of passengers are missing after a ferry sinks off the South Korean coast
    World News
  • NYPD ends surveillance on Muslims
    The NYPD will end surveillance programs against Muslims in their own communities
    Video
    Watch Video

Related Videos:

  • Global Temperature over land and ocean from 1800 to 2012
    <div class="video-info" data-id="517361177" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=517361177&autoStart=true"></div>
  • Ring Around Sun
    <iframe width="560" height="315" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/5_Z418vZzSM?VQ=HD720&amp;autoplay=1"></iframe>
  • Are passengers still alive in air pockets inside ferry?
    <div class="video-info" data-id="518197947" data-param-name="playList" data-provider="5min" data-url="http://pshared.5min.com/Scripts/PlayerSeed.js?sid=1304&width=480&height=401&playList=518197947&autoStart=true"></div>

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about Examiner.com and apply today!