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Induction with 2Nd Baby

E.C. asks from Columbus

I am currently 36 weeks pregnant with my 2nd child. I had a really hard delivery with the first - got induced at 40 wks, 5 days, 26 hour labor, epidural didn't work,...


HELP.... I've Got a Question for All the Breastfeeding Moms.

A.S. asks from Phoenix

Hello all. I have a perfect little 4 month old boy and I'm breastfeeding. I have a horrible ear infection and the doctors have me on Amoxicillin and some ear drops....


Tearing During Childbirth

C.M. asks from Syracuse

Hi Moms, I gave birth to my son 5 months ago. It was a long, difficult delivery - one in which I was given an episiotomy and also had a 2nd degree (almost 3rd deg...


Vaginal Birth Complications/traumas

M.L. asks from Portland

Hi ladies. A little background: I delivered my son vaginally two years ago and to sum it up I had a big baby which caused me an episiotomy, which didn't heal right, a...


How Long Do Stitches Take to Dissolve?

D.O. asks from New York

I gave birth last week and had an episiotomy. One stitch has come apart and my skin has ripped away from each other, had an infection which I'm on anti biotics for an...


Larger than Expected Baby

R.B. asks from Norfolk

I am almost 36 weeks pregnant with my first, and my husband and I just found out that our little girl is already 8 pounds, 1 ounce. We are still in shock. That puts t...


Ineffective Epidural for 1St Baby; OK with 2Nd?

A.T. asks from Rockford

When my son was born last January, my epidural was patchy at best. I had relief for about 45 minutes, and then the pain gradually became stronger. A 2nd dose was gi...


Vaginal Pain 11 Months After Delivery

J.C. asks from Utica

I'm hoping someone can help me b/c I'm at my wits end. I gave birth almost a year ago and I've still got vaginal pain. I had a 3rd degree tear, plus an episiotomy a...


Perineal Tear After Birth

S.C. asks from Detroit

I just had my second child 3 weeks ago, she was 6 lbs. 9 oz. well unfortunately I tore in the perineal area. They stitched it up and maybe I feel like it's taking lon...


C-section or Vaginal Delivery

P. asks from Houston

Hello all, I feel like I always have questions. Here comes another one! I'm full term today at 37 weeks...hooray! I'm ready to have this second child but I don'...