Monthly Archives February 2014

WHEN PREGNANCY ISN’T ENOUGH TO PROVE MOTHERHOOD

Imagine being told by a doctor that a twin, your twin, one you never knew u had, exists inside you.  Mind blowing isn’t it? Or let’s put it this way: you get married; have children only to be told by a doctor that you cannot possibly be the mother of your kids? Scary right?

Thanks to a medical condition, a Washington state woman found out that pregnancy was not enough to prove motherhood; DNA testing indicated that she was, in fact, not the mother of her own children. So who was she?

THE MYSTERY

The Discovery(2005) documentary first introduces Lydia Fairchild , a Caucasian single mother with two young children and pregnant with a third, applying to receive welfare aid for her family during the course of a desperate battle to retain  custody of her three children after being separa...

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