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Baby L’s Natural Birth: It’s a Boy!

Baby L’s Natural Birth: It’s a Boy!

Baby L’s Natural Birth Mama: Cassie W. Type of Birth: Vaginal, Unmedicated Birth Location: Birthing Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician and Midwife We were Team Green for baby number two —we didn’t know if this baby was going to be a boy or a girl— but my husband and I both thought it was another girl pretty [...]

L’s Home Birth Arrival

L’s Home Birth Arrival

L’s Home Birth Arrival Mama: Sandra U. Birth Stats: 7 lbs., 4 oz., 19 inches Type of Birth: Vaginal, Drug-free Birth Location: Home Primary Care: Midwife Eight months after our oldest son, E was born, I noticed I had started to feel exhausted. Sometimes I felt nauseated and, as I was still breastfeeding, I also [...]

Annabelle’s Arrival

Annabelle’s Speedy Arrival Mama: Jessica S. Stats: 7 lbs., 3 oz., 20 inches Type of Birth: Vaginal, Unmedicated Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Midwife I was a bit beyond my estimated due date (40 weeks, four days) which was expected as I was a first time mama. I wasn’t too concerned, but everyone around me [...]

Ava’s Birth Story

Ava’s Birth Story

Ava’s Birth Story Mama: Denise B. Stats: 7 lbs., 2 oz. Type of Birth: Vaginal, Drug-Free Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician Ever since I could remember, I wanted children; 100 to be exact. So one could imagine how excited I was when I got pregnant. We first became pregnant in 2009 but unfortunately, I lost [...]

TJ’s Birth Story

TJ’s Birth Story

TJ’s Birth Story Mama: Alex T. Stats: 6 lbs., 8 oz. Type of Birth: Vaginal, Drug-free Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician Friday, October 9 At my 37 week OB appointment, I learned that I was 2cm dilated and 50% effaced. I knew I could remain 2cm for another few weeks, or I could go into [...]

T’s Quick & Easy Natural Birth

T’s Quick & Easy Natural Birth Mama: Lori W. Type of Birth: Vaginal Delivery, Drug-Free Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician Friday, January 6, 2012 wound up being my last day at work before my son, T, was born— and thank goodness! I couldn’t imagine having to get up on Monday, get dressed for work and [...]

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