Giuliana Rancic is Going to be a Mum

23 Apr 2012

The baby Giuliana Rancic and hubby Bill have always wanted is on its way, with help from a surrogate

Giuliana Rancic and hubby
Bill are set to be parents – the couple are expecting their first baby together
and they're " thrilled" that their "prayers have been answered."

The E! News host announced
that she was using a surrogate to carry her child, after being left devastated by
fertility issues that meant she struggled to go full-term with a pregnancy. Giuliana
had miscarried a child in 2010.

The top TV presenter's
journey to becoming a mum was hit with another setback in 2011 when she was
diagnosed with breast cancer, which she beat after undergoing a successful
double mastectomy.

But all that
was in the past for G, who was ecstatic during an appearance on the Today show
on 23 April when she announced that she and Bill would be welcoming a child via
a surrogate. The couple will be the tot's genetic parents.

She gushed to E! News,
"We are so thrilled that our prayers have been answered. We are absolutely
ecstatic to be sharing this with everyone who has been following our