What happens when the joy and excitement of pregnancy is suddenly replaced with fear and uncertainty?

This is Danielle Chenard’s story about her daughter, Isabelle “Izzy,” now 10 years old. Danielle is Senior Research Program Manager at Connecticut Children’s Research Institute. These are her words.

Finding out you are pregnant is an exhilarating and life-changing moment for any woman. As soon as you see those two pink lines on the pregnancy test, your mind starts racing with all the possibilities and plans for the future.

You start imagining the little bundle of joy growing inside of you and all the amazing moments you will share together...