At the age of 56, Nancy Hauck will have her own baby. She offered to be a surrogate mother and give birth to her son Jeff and his wife Cambria’s fifth child. Jeff is 32 years old. The couple already had twins, Vera and Ayva, who are 3 years old, and boys, Diseal and Luka, who are 11 months old. They struggled for years to get pregnant before they finally did.
After Cambria had her twins, she had to have a hysterectomy. This left the couple with very few options if they wanted to have a fifth child.
At that point, Nancy [seen in the picture below] stepped in. “They’ve had trouble getting pregnant for a long time, but IVF gave them seven embryos to try, and they decided to use all of them,” she said. Cambria was no longer able to carry her own kids. A few months later, I felt like doing it alone.
Since the last time the grandmother gave birth, 26 years ago,
She said, “I hadn’t even told my husband at that point, but he was very supportive.” “When I told my kid, he got teary-eyed and shocked.” No one in Nancy’s family thought it would work because she was so old, but to their surprise, the doctors said she was fit and the surrogacy could go ahead.
Notably, Nancy has had five healthy, trouble-free babies in the past.
“This pregnancy was a lot like carrying my son, except I felt a little sicker. “I feel very strong carrying my son’s daughter,” the graduate mother said about her fertility test. “The doctor said I might be able to be a carrier and asked if I wanted to come in for an exam to see if I was viable.”
I was shocked to hear that that could happen, but I was still ready to do what was best for my son.
DailyMail says that the review showed that Nancy was a good fit for the job, but that they probably needed to move fast before she went through menopause. In January 2022, she started hormone treatment. Her ophthalmologist husband Jason, who was 59 at the time, helped her give herself an injection every day for twelve weeks.
The fertilised foetus was then put into her uterus a month later.
Since it had been 26 years since I had a baby, Nancy added, “It was a little scary. Before the blood test, I already had a feeling that it had worked. Then I experimented, and the results were good. They were thrilled When we found out that I was pregnant. All of this called for a big leap of faith. It’s amazing and kind of you to do that. I don’t think this is something that happens very often.
Nancy has been going to all of her meetings with Cambria by her side. They were thrilled to hear that the family will have a child in May 2022.
“It’s very nice of Nancy to do this for us. She gives up a lot for our family and for us, and we really appreciate it. Seeing Nancy carry our baby girl has been so wonderful and beautiful. She has been nothing short of amazing and full of grace and light. People say pregnant women have a glow, but Cambria’s mother-in-law, Nancy, “is a full-on lighthouse,” she said.
Jeff, one of Nancy’s children, is a computer scientist. He said, “I felt lucky to have such a selfless and loving mom who was willing to make that kind of sacrifice for my family. I was touched that she would even offer to help, even though I had been going through infertility treatments for more than four years and knew how hard it could be. I didn’t think she could carry a baby for us.
He said that his mother’s kindness, love, strength, attitude, knowledge, and drive had amazed him during this ordeal.
I love each of my children very much, and as their father, I take my role and responsibilities very seriously. Being a father has always been my ambition. The chance to raise another cute baby daughter is the best gift and blessing I could get. There’s no way to make up for something like that, so all I can do is try to be like my parents by loving and caring for my own family and other people the way they did for me.
The grandmother in the picture with her husband Jason will give birth on November 5. She says, “It’s the most lovely thing.”