We pride ourselves on having the friendliest
and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment
for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers.
If you have any problems registering please drop an email to email@example.com.
Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!
I'm 26, I was diagnosed with cardiomyopathy when I was 21. My ejection fraction is currently at 36%. My cardiologist said unless I can get it up to at least 50% he would not allow me to get pregnant. Does anyone know what I can do to get it up high enough or as anyone go through this. It is painful to be told at such a young age that you can't have children.....
I dont know the outcome of a pregnancy with cardiomyopathy... But I too have been diagnosed with cardiomyopathy after the birth of my 2nd son. It has been ten years... i am still on one med... and have been advised to not have anymore children.. That it was ultimately my decision. and the physician would support me but I would be looking at a possible reduced lifespan... I would love to have another one.. I would love to become pregnant without any complications. I have article that say you can do it with medical help.. and other article that are very strict and against it... I was young at diagnosis. 24 is a young age to be told.. "no more children" yes I am looking I have two and I am very thankful as they both were blessings but I just dont know what to do with the desire within me... Good Luck to you and let me know, if you can what you find out!!!