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Ivy's birth story (Natural Childbirth the way it is supposed to look)

 I wasnt sleeping well at all during the last few months of my pregnancy. I’m talking about 2-3 hours a night. I would walk the halls of my house for hours every night trying to work out the kinks of devastating Restless Leg Syndrome. 1,467 more words

Dear Holly: Mommy Gave Birth to You with No Epidural

Newborn.

Dear Holly,

Mommy made a deal with me that if she could give birth to you without getting an epidural, she could go on a “new wardrobe shopping spree” with the money we’d save; her epidural with your brother Jack apparently cost us $1000. 507 more words

Parenting

18 nisan 2016 - Doğum

Dokuz ay boyunca o günü düşünürsün. Bir çok kitap ile kendini bilgilendirmeye ve hazırlanmaya çalışırsın. Yakınların hikayelerini dinlersin, sana nasihat edenler olur. Ve o gün gelir. 1,020 more words

Should It Be Illegal To Deny Women An Epidural?

I’m a first time mother-to-be. The baby is due to arrive around November 20th, 2016. I’m excited and nervous at the same time. Ever since I was young, I was terrified at the thought of having to go through labor. 446 more words

Babies

Week 39 Day 1

It’s THE DAY!!!

Jumped up from bed at around 2am when a gush of liquid flowed out. Water bag!!!

I walked quickly to the bathroom while liquid keeps gushing out. 1,528 more words

Pregnancy

My giving birth Story - Giving Birth in the Netherlands

Hello,

So i gave birth, excatly  3 weeks ago, on 29/3/2016.

It was a very big day and it was a huge huge deal, i was having back labour, i didn’t know that it was back labour and i really believed i was having some colon issues or the baby moves hurt my back so i kept silenced until i called my midwife at 7:30 in the morning. 301 more words

Diary Pages

My experience of an almost painless open Myomectomy (Lapratomy)

I am writing this blog post to share my experience of undergoing an open myomectomy- surgical removal of a large fibroid attached to my uterus. My experience has been a successful one, and almost painless that I feel I need to share it with all the women who are exploring surgery options for fibroids. 2,314 more words