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'Tortuous' Rosanna Davison reveals how she found Christmas 'very difficult' during fertility struggles

"Scrolling through photos of your friends' children enjoying the festive season can be torturous when you’re desperate to have a baby of your own, and it’s just not happening for you"

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Rosanna and Wesley with twin sons Hugo and Oscar shortly after their birth last month

Rosanna and Wesley with twin sons Hugo and Oscar shortly after their birth last month

Rosanna and Wesley with twin sons Hugo and Oscar shortly after their birth last month

Rosanna Davison revealed how she used to find Christmas “really difficult” in a message to couples who might be struggling with infertility. 

The former Miss World said her heart went out to everyone going through fertility issues.

Now blessed with three beautiful babies Rosanna admitted that it can be a tough time of the year.

Sharing a picture of daughter Sophia, she described her as a "tiny, sleepy newborn for her first Christmas last year, so it’s been amazing to see the look on her face when we show her our tree and Christmas lights this year. It’s just magical!"

However, in a heartfelt post she wrote how Christmas is "very much centered around families and making it a special experience for kids, but for the many couples struggling with infertility, it can be a really tough time.

"I was that girl for years. I used to find Christmas really difficult.

"Scrolling through photos of your friends' children enjoying the festive season can be torturous when you’re desperate to have a baby of your own, and it’s just not happening for you.

"We went through a hugely challenging fertility journey and still can’t believe how lucky we are to have three healthy and happy babies at home this year, but I’ll never forget what we went through to have our family and my heart goes out to everyone going through fertility struggles."

"The pandemic this year has led to further complications and delays with fertility treatments, as well as the women who faced difficult news alone at scans without their partners to support them," she added.

"As always, I’m sending all of my love and support to those of you struggling.

"Be kind to yourselves and don’t forget to check in with friends too... you just don’t know who could be struggling in secret."

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