The former Strictly star went on to add: “They induced me in every way they could, nothing happened. Suddenly the contractions started.
“But with every contraction Mia’s heart rate dropped. It got too low, so it was an emergency C-Section.”
Although Mia arrived and was soon in a good bill of health, Gemma’s trauma wasn’t over as due to the epidural she was given, the mother-of-one didn’t realise she was bleeding heavily.
Gorka was with his partner as her condition started to deteriorate and had to watch on as doctors tried to help her.