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50-year-old woman gives birth to her first child


Susie Troxler always dreamed about being a mother. Now at 50, her dream has come true.

According to Cone Health, the Greensboro couple Susie and Tony Troxler welcomed Lily Antonia Troxler on Sept. 29.

“It was so surreal,” said Susie in a news release from the hospital.
“Everything had come together for a moment to happen. It’s hard to wrap our heads around we’re no longer just husband and wife, we’re ‘mommy’ and ‘daddy.”

The Troxler’s have been excited about starting a family for about 13 years and they had no luck.

Then they met with Dr. Carolyn Harraway-Smith.

After setting a plan with the doctor, the couple decided to try in-vitro fertilization.

For two years, the couple went through IVF without any luck.

But with their last embryo, the couple received.