For most moms, one c-section means more c-sections to follow. While a vaginal birth after a c-section (VBAC) does still come with a risk of complications, a new study found that those complications are rarer than you’d think. 169 more words
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Choosing between home, a midwife led unit or hospital delivery suite…
Giving birth – for most women, it’s the most physically challenging thing you will do. 1,178 more words
Every single day over the past two weeks, someone different from our faith community (usually someone with a busy family of their own) has faithfully rung our doorbell between 4:30 and 5:30 pm, their arms laden with casserole dishes and Tupperware brimming with delicious food. 327 more words
I stared at at Dr. Mason in disbelief.
“What do you mean, I’m in labor?” Pause. More staring.
My thoughts raced: I know someone who’s cervix shortened then elongated then shorted and she stayed home on bedrest, maybe I can go home and be on bedrest too. 990 more words
I remember sitting on a bed in the maternity ward and wondering why everyone around me was either screaming, groaning or panting whilst I felt no pain. 1,312 more words