As many people don’t know and my husband recently knows, I’ve carried a secret my whole pregnancy. That secret being, I’ve got a bad feeling. That is enough for some people’s dismissal, but those who know me know my gut never lies. 381 more words
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More reasons why breastfeeding can be so hard after a traumatic birth – and why it's STILL not your fault. [Part Two]
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I was completely devastated. I felt like I had failed to go into labour naturally and, while having resisted some interventions, did not achieve the peaceful, calm, un-injured birth I wanted, and had now failed to exclusively breastfeed my child.
A doula is not a necessity during birth. The baby is going to come, regardless of who is in the room (or even regardless of where you are!). 776 more words