Thank you!!!!!!!!!

Hello everyone, I am just writing to update you on the arrival of my baby boy Henry!!! He was two weeks late and even though my 3rd baby had a nightmare delivery ending in an emergency c section!!! However he is absolutly gorgeous and i am so relieved to say my restless legs have dissapeared!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! After 9 months of tears, and sleeping on the sofa, then dislocating my arm, nearly 3 weeks after my c section I finally feel like my old self again. I just wanted to say a massive thank you to all of you who wrote words of support on this site, they truely helped me through the most torturous nights of my life! I feel guilty that my RLS has gone and you are all still suffering, if i could magic it away for all of you I so would and will never forget how life distrupting it is. Henry sleeps well and i am now getting more sleep than when i was pregnant. Thank you all once again and i wish you all well and hope you are all not suffering too badly xxxxx

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  • Maisie, I was just thinking about you earlier today and wondering if you'd had your baby! I can't tell you how delighted I am for you - both for little Henry and that your RLS has gone! I went thro a really rough time with RLS when I was pregnant with my second child and it continued when I was trying to sit and feed her. Eventually it eased but it was awful at times! Have you got girls or boys already? I had a boy first and really wanted a girl next so when Anna was born, I was so amazed and delighted that I'd got what I wanted, that I forgave her for all the trouble she'd caused! (Only kidding!). Many congratulations and I'm so glad the forum was able to provide some useful support.

    Best wishes

    Rosie x

  • AWWWW thats lovely....many many congratulations and so happy for you .....and you feel better!!!!!!!!!! that is so awesome......Good Luck with your new baby and stay well!!!!!!!!!! x x x x x x x

  • I have two girls already aged 6 and 3 so having Henry has completed our family. I had a nightmare having him, he is a big boy at 9ib 10, I would love more children even after that delivery however he is def my last the RLS were so bad and made me so miserable I just couldn't do it again. I am so happy he is here safe and my legs are back to normal again xxxx

  • Congratulations and I am so pleased that your RLS has gone, as many of us said that it might after the birth. I remember you had a terrible time but you have a wonderful baby now.

  • Hi Maisie....CONGRATULATIONS..!!!!! I am so happy for you, what a time you had, that little Henry causing you problems right up to the end....but sooooo worth it when he eventually arrived safely. The nasty RLS has gone, we all hoped it would.

    Enjoy your new bundle of joy. You have a lovely little family. :)

  • Congratulations Maisie! So glad all is well -and please don't feel guilty your RLS has gone.

    We're all so pleased for you. :-)

  • Hello Maisie,

    Congratulations on your baby boy! We are all so very happy and relieved to hear that little Henry has arrived! It was truly awful for you to be suffering so much with RLS during your pregnancy. It's wonderful to read that you are free of it. You deserve a good long rest, lots of sleep, and much joy and happiness with all your family.

    Thanks for sharing the good news with us!

  • Hi Masie

    What wonderful news on both counts. Henry must be a great joy to you and what a great bonus to be rid of RLS. Hope it keeps away. Very best wishes & God bless you all.

  • congratulations on both counts maisie.

    My RLS started with pregnancy but unfortunately never went away!!!!!!!

    Hope you have managed to reverse symptoms. Good luck

  • I am soooo happy that everythig turend out well in the end!!!!!!! yay. To me it seems like you were pregnant for soooo long, and I know it did for you, too!!! Congrats on everything, plus the lack of RLS!!!!!!!!!! ;) I do love happy news! <3

  • Please do keep us updated! ;)

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