Grandma, 50, To Become Bʀɪᴛᴀɪɴ’s ᴏʟᴅᴇsᴛ Mum Of Quadruplets After I.V.F ᴛʀᴇᴀᴛᴍᴇɴᴛ
The 50-year-old has eight grandkids was 25 weeks pregnanct and will have a cae.sarean birth at 32 weeks. She Became the UK’s oldest mum of quadruplets.
The trend toward older parenthood looks set to continue, with more women in their 30s having babies now than women in their 20s
Tracey said: “ It’s a big part of what led me to wanting another child.”Tracey decided to use money her mum left on I.V.F abroad. She began hormone jabs at home and in April flew to Cyprus — telling pals it was a holiday. Her eggs were extracted and fertilised by Stephen’s sperm in the private Kolan British I.V.F Center where . Four embryos were implanted. One stopped growing and one divided to make twins. Unbelievable could make more than one embryos
When she was 25 weeks pregnancy and set to be the UK’s oldest mum of quads. Doctors were planning she should have a caesarean birth at 32 weeks, that safe for four babies. Tracey, who has eight grandkids aged from seven months to 11, has never lived with roofer Stephen. She aims to raise the quads in her rented three-bed home, with him dropping in to help. After that quadruplets were in NHS.
Professor Geeta Nargund, medical director of CREATE Fertility, said: “The cost to the NHS of looking after these early babies was likely to be hundreds of thousands of pounds. I wish her and her babies every luck.”