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Entertainment Anna Wilken: Ex-GNTM candidate shows her way to the desired child ruthlessly honest

18:05  26 october  2020
18:05  26 october  2020 Source:   gala.de

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This woman fights bravely for her dream. Anna Wilken is longing for a child. But a chronic illness makes it difficult for her to fulfill. Nevertheless, she leaves no stone unturned.

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The diagnosis endometriosis is for Anna Wilken , 24, an obstacle on her way to being a mother, but not an insurmountable one. The chronic disease is benign, usually painful growths of tissue of the uterine lining. As a result, many affected women are denied a natural pregnancy. But the former "Germany's Next Top Model" candidate does not let herself get down and tries everything to fulfill her dream of having her own child. She now lets her followers participate in her path.

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Anna Wilken: "I can't and don't want to hear that"

Just a week ago, Anna posted a thoughtful self-portrait on Instagram and vented her frustration with the illness and the questions that came with it. "'Don't stand in line' or 'You don't look sick at all'. Sentences that I can definitely no longer hear and also no longer want to hear. Unfortunately, I have to hear from time to time because there is still a lack of awareness for #endometriosis or diseases in general that are not externally visible or tangible, "she writes.

She calls for breaking taboo - and shows her difficult path.

The model calls for talking more about the taboo topic and sets a good example. On her Instagram channel, the 24-year-old takes her followers with her on her way to the desired child. A video documents the highs and lows of this trip.

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Anna shows relentlessly what she takes on: hospital stays, infusions, even the independent injection of hormones determine part of her life. "As unexpected as this whole path entered my life - it is also formative now. All the emotions, thoughts, hope, every negative and yet also positive experience will always be part of me" , she comments on the moving ones Pictures that show them sometimes beaming with hope, but often also in despair, dissolved in tears. Anna doesn't give up. "May there soon be a miracle in my stomach" , she writes. A wish that hopefully will soon come true for you.

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GNTM winner Barbara Meier: Sweet mother-daughter photo - and here you are pulling Marie-Therese by the hair .
Which mom doesn't love to cuddle with her little baby? Barbara Meier (34) is very fond of her daughter Marie-Therese , who was born in July and has been her pride ever since. The 2007 GNTM winner posted a picture of herself and her little one cuddling on Instagram. And apparently Marie-Therese seems to be in love with her beautiful mother's red hair.

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