‘Counting On’: Joy-Anna Duggar ‘Heart Broken’ Over Newborn Baby

Counting On‘s Joy-Anna Duggar Forsyth was in tears recently. Her newborn daughter experienced medical problems that kept her at the hospital after her birth.

Counting On: Joy-Anna Duggar Forsyth Celebrates Rainbow Baby

Joy-Anna Duggar has had her fair share of pain in the last couple of years. Counting On celebrity Joy-Anna was expecting a little girl a little over a year ago. But sadly, she and her husband, Austin Forsyth, went through a stillbirth with the baby.

Baby Annabell Elise Forsyth was only twenty weeks when she passed away. And the young parents from Counting On went through serious grief. Shortly after going through this, Joy-Anna Duggar got pregnant again and she was happy about it.

At first, Counting On celeb Joy-Anna Duggar worried about the safety of her baby. But Joy-Anna paid close attention to the baby’s movements and felt confident that everyone was going well. Thankfully, her new baby, little Evelyn Mae Forsyth, was born safely at the hospital.

Counting On: Austin Forsyth - Joy-Anna Duggar

Joy-Anna Cries Over Baby Evelyn Mae’s Medical Problems

Joy-Anna of Counting On went through rough labor. She dealt with a lot of pain before getting an epidural and even after that had some pain. Austin was there with Joy-Anna Duggar through every bit of the process. And she had a good nurse that kept her engaged throughout the process.

When “Evy Mae” was born, Counting On star Joy-Anna Duggar thought they would be ready to get out of the hospital right away. But after some tests, they learned that the baby was not ready to leave the hospital. Evy Mae tested positive for Coombs, and that meant they had to stay in the hospital for blue light therapy.

During the night, Joy-Anna from Counting On said that the baby was upset. But that she couldn’t get her out and all she could do was hold the pacifier in her mouth and cry. Thankfully, they only had to stay the night, and the nurse came back to check the baby with good results.

Counting On: Leaving the Hospital with a Healthy Baby

TLC’s Joy-Anna said that she was heartbroken about leaving her baby under the light. She wanted to be able to hold her and love on her. But she was thankful that she didn’t have to stay in the hospital for too long.

Joy-Anna Duggar and her husband Austin picked out the baby’s name in the hospital. And they even mentioned they had some wagers with the family. A couple of family members guessed the exact weight and won fifty dollars. But so far, no one took the big prize of one hundred dollars of guessing the exact name of the newest Counting On baby.

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