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Andrea Pike

An Update From Andrea: Sense Of Humor Intact, No Babies Yet

I just wanted to give you all a quick update on Andrea, who was admitted to the hospital two days ago. Her twin girls still haven't arrived. Here's what she wrote this afternoon:

Still waiting to give the steroids time to kick in and work their magic. I haven't seen my doctor yet, but we probably won't know anything for sure until tomorrow afternoon, when they stop the mag bag*. (Listen to me, usin' nurse speak and all!)

Andrea

Catch up on Andrea's story, from her struggles to conceive to the bond she has with her two boys, who were adopted.

*A "mag bag" is literally a bag filled with magnesium sulfate, which is used to stop contractions.

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