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Such a big boy

Well, it’s been almost two years since I last posted. You did end up coming a little early due to low fluid, after all. At 37w5d, I had another routine monitoring appointment scheduled, but I just knew this was it. 649 more words

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A Hurricane, Baby Shower, Growth Scan, & Day of Remembrance 

Despite our fears of Hurricane Matthew ruining our baby shower, all turned out perfectly! We were so blessed to have just been missed (literally by about 30 miles) from the storm making landfall here in South Florida. 709 more words


Moxibustion for Beach Babies: How to Find Good Evidence

Inspired by a conversation with a friend here at school, this week we will examine the use of Moxibustion for turning breech babies before delivery. To put the topic into context, around week 30, most babies rotate in the womb so that their head faces downward for delivery. 735 more words


Breech Baby: Our Current Situation


External Cephalic Version (ECV) This is a method used to get a breech baby to turn head down. The doctor or midwife gently massages/manipulates the baby into a head down position. 324 more words


Turn Baby, Turn!

Imagine there’s a softball stuck in your pelvis that needs to be unlodged, and the only way to do it, is from the outside, through your tight skin.

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Breech baby; deliver, csection, ECV...

At my 20 week anatomy scan 19 weeks ago we discovered this baby is breech.  I’ve had it stuck in my mind that she wouldn’t flip on her own the entire time, call it mothers intuition.   458 more words


Vaginal breech birth after 2 caesareans

Thank you very much to Chelsey Baxter for allowing me to share her story.

After having 2 very horrific and traumatic cesarean births prematurely and due to breech presentation after becoming pregnant with my 3rd I decided I would fight harder for the birth that I knew was best and that my voice would not be silenced. 826 more words