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Labor & Delivery Series Part 4: Experiencing The Operating Room During My C-Section (Series Finale)

In the operating room, the nurses and my doctor didn’t waste any time getting started. As soon as they lifted me onto the operating table from the bed (which was a little awkward), they began cleaning the incision area. 753 more words

Family

Labor & Delivery Series Part 3: Embracing When My Birthing Plan Changed

When we showed up at the hospital at approximately 3am, the valet was closed and the front desk was empty, so we took the elevators to the Labor & Delivery Ward. 704 more words

Mommy Blog

OB Baptism

My mother tells me I was baptized as an infant.  Sadly, I cannot recall the details of that particular occasion, but I do remember with clarity the baptismal event from my obstetrics (OB) rotation during the third year of medical school. 819 more words

Medicine

Kristen's Birth Story 

I have been trying everything to bring on labour, but those old wives tails definitely are not working for me. So I’m 39 weeks pregnant, we have just had a weeks’ worth of 40+ degree days and I am feeling it big time! 1,422 more words

Labour

An Account of My Lost Wanderings...On the Way to the Delivery Room

This post contains content related to childbirth. Fair warning.

Many of you have been inside your local hospital so you can picture the main entrance of ours here in Boise, ID.   1,327 more words

Mother And Her New Born Triplets Detained In A Hospital Over Unpaid Hospital Bill Of N77,600

General Hospital in Makurdi, Benue State, has reportedly detained a mother and her triplets following their inability to pay medical bills two weeks after the children were delivered. 138 more words

Africa

Eden - A Birth To Remember

I started writing this shortly after being released from the hospital. I was very surprised to realize just how emotional it was for me. I hadn’t thought that Eden’s birth and our hospital stay had been as hard for me as it was coupled with a very difficult pregnancy and I guess it was just a little much. 3,220 more words

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