There are many pregnancies to follow in the current season of Counting on. As fans know, the Duggar baby boom 2019 has been epic, with Jessa Duggar, Kendra Caldwell, Anna Duggar and Lauren Swanson giving birth so far this year. Abbie Grace Burnett and her husband John David Duggar were the last couples to announce they were waiting, and their first baby will be born in January. But, this first pregnancy has not been easy.
In the last episode of Counting on, Abbie talked about how difficult things have been, revealing that she ended up in the emergency room.
"I am currently eight weeks old and I feel horrible," Abbie revealed in the episode. “I was just lying in bed, I go to the bathroom and maybe to the sofa. … The morning sickness has hit me pretty hard. "
Later in the episode, Abbie said that John David took her to the emergency room during her first trimester, and that she was also admitted to the hospital a couple of times in addition to that. She explained that "it has been quite hard."
It has also been difficult for John David to see his wife in such pain, and he admitted that he wished there was something he could do to help her. Abbie Grace added that at this point, she has to remember why she is so sick, and that has been nice. She keeps saying "a baby is coming,quot;, and this experience will have a good ending.
In October, Abbie Grace told her We weekly I had received a diagnosis of hyperemesis gravidarum, which is a severe morning sickness, and was also dehydrated. John David said his wife was intravenously in the hospital and at home, and that it was a "pretty scary moment."
In the episode, Abbie Grace also revealed the news that she was waiting for John David's twin sister, Jana. He told Jana that he had given her a birthday present, and without losing his rhythm, Jana asks if he is waiting.
I got you a baby for your birthday! It expires right on your birthday that week, "said Abbie Grace Burnett.
John David Duggar and Jana Duggar will turn 30 on January 12, so it seems that another Duggar birth announcement will soon arrive.
New episodes of Counting on Air on Tuesday nights at TLC.