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Episode 20: Christine's Birth Story

Welcome to the second installment of our birth story series!  In this episode, Chrissy starts having contractions and hits LA rush hour for the hospital  while screaming the whole way at her husband about how messy the car is because: LABOR.   29 more words


Post Delivery - Day 3

Breast fed baby at midnight and she passed motion and urine after that. Her weight has decreased to 2905gm. It is considered normal for newborn to lose 5-10% of body weight in the first week and then gain back from the second week onwards. 569 more words


A VBAC Birth Story Success - Beaumont Hospital

  • October 2015
  • Second Baby
  • Mom’s Age: 34
  • 4 Days Early
  • Epidural
  • Under 3 hours from water breaking to first cries (!)
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarian (VBAC)
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Hospital Birth

6 Things I Wish I'd Known About Labour

As a first time mum, I was clueless about what lay ahead of me going into labour. Here’s my list of things I wish someone had told me before I gave birth. 745 more words

6 Things I Wish I Knew About Childbirth

My First Birth, and Why I Could Have Had A Doula

Let’s face it. No one really knows what they are doing when it comes to their first pregnancy. We can read all the “What To Expect When You’re Expecting”, other parenting, and new mom books, but none of that really prepares you for what is going to happen. 968 more words