asks from New York
Hi Everyone! I am expecting my second on 6/22. My first was a delivered via c-section after 12 hrs of labor when the baby's heart rate started to drop. There was nothi...
asks from New York
UPDATE: I think a few of you mentioned being on blood thinners. I am also on a blood thinner- lovenox shots- because I have MTHFR which is a clotting disorder. I act...
asks from Denver
I have a neice that lives in N.Y. She is due any day now with her first baby. Sadly, I can not be there and her mother passed away a year ago. I know she can give b...
asks from Wausau
My 2 month old sees an OT for hypertonia but I'm having a hard time understanding hyptertonia, how he developed this, are there other medical issues going on that we h...
asks from San Francisco
I am looking for stories to present to a non-profit to request support for women who have had a prior surgical birth. Access to Vaginal Birth After Cesarean Birth (VBA...
asks from Sherman
I am scheduled to induce on August 6th and can't decide what I want to do for pain management. I've heard lots of mixed reviews on epidurals vs. local anesthesia. Ca...
asks from Detroit
When I had my first son via emergency c section, I was unable to hold him for 12 hours after (I think it had something to do with the meds given to me and needing to l...
asks from Boston
Hi Moms- I am scheduled for my 2nd c-section on the 20th of July. My son ended up being an emergency c-section after 34 hours of labor - not fun! I really dont recall ...
asks from Dallas
I am a childbirth educator and I am calling for some feedback on your births. More specifically about your relationship with your MD and or Midwife regarding such thi...
asks from Chicago
I am writing more out of anxiety than anything else. I had my first baby by c-section and the spinal went too high, which made me feel like I couldn't breathe during t...