Giuliana successfully fought a battle wih breast cancer but that left her struggling to have a baby wit her husband. But on Monday, on the ‘Today’ show, the couple were delighted to announce that they are expecting their first child via gestational surrogate.
“It was pretty much one of the best moments of my life, if not the best moment of my life,” Giuliana said of time she learned she was to become a mother.
Prior to her breast cancer treatment, Giuliana had banked two embryos. It is from this that the pregnancy has resulted, with her baby now carried by a surrogate. The child will be genetically the couple’s as it was fertilized with his sperm before being implanted in the surrogate, who is now 20 weeks pregnant.
The couple are overjoyed and say that their prayers have been answered. They pregnancy has progressed well to this stage. They say they are not going to disclose the baby’s sex.
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