Home » Posts tagged with » hospital birth

Keith’s Arrival

Keith’s Arrival

Keith’s Arrival Mama: Christina D. Type of Birth: Vaginal Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician When discussing birth experiences, has anyone ever told you that “all that really matters is that you have a healthy baby?” Well, that’s almost true. Having a healthy baby is really important, and it makes anything that you went through [...]

E & R’s Birth Story

E & R’s Birth Story

E & R’s Birth Story Mama: Jessica H. Stats: E: 5lb 11oz, R: 5lb 10oz Type of Birth: Vaginal Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician At 33 weeks I was placed on bed rest for preterm labor, not all that uncommon for a mama carrying twins. When I made it to 36 weeks, bed rest [...]

Demetri’s Birth Story

Demetri’s Birth Story

Demetri’s Birth Story Mama: Ariel R. Type of Birth: Vaginal Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician People describe labor contractions as starting high in your stomach and moving all over. At 37 1/2 weeks pregnant and 24 hours before Demetri graced us with his presence, I called my OB. He said not to worry, that [...]

Asher’s Birth Story

Asher’s Birth Story

Asher’s Birth Story Mama: Amanda W. Stats: 8lbs 14oz, 21.5 inches Type of Birth: Vaginal, Unmedicated Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Midwife I had been fully committed to having a natural childbirth from the start. I knew I wanted as little intervention as possible, but also wanted to have access to doctors in the event [...]

Mason’s Speedy Unexpected Arrival

Mason’s Speedy Unexpected Arrival

Mason’s Speedy, Unexpected Arrival Mama: Tracie H. Stats: 5lbs 13oz, 19.5 inches Type of Birth: Vaginal Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician I’m a teacher in Montgomery County, Maryland. We had just gone on a field trip where I hiked three miles in the woods with my class, and I was just about 33 weeks [...]

Isaac’s Birth Story

Isaac’s Birth Story

Issac’s Birth Story Mama: Rebecca S. Stats: 8 lbs 2 oz, 21 inches Type of Birth: Vaginal, Unmedicated Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician This was my second pregnancy, and the pregnancy was as good as the first time, if not better. It was tougher only because I had a toddler to take care of, [...]

M’s Easy Entrance into the World

M’s Easy Entrance into the World

M’s Easy Entrance into the World Mama: Melissa T. Stats: 7 lbs, 5 oz, 20 inches Type of Birth: Vaginal Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician I had a pretty easy pregnancy the first time around with my son, so when I was diagnosed with Gestational Diabetes at 28 weeks with my daughter, I was [...]

C’s Birth Story

C’s Birth Story

C’s Birth Story Mama: Jessica T. Stats: 11 lbs, 3 oz Type of Birth: C-section Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician At 39 weeks and six days pregnant, we were eager to meet baby C, and had been telling him many times a day for weeks, that we were ready to meet him if he decided it [...]

Owen’s Birth Story

Owen’s Birth Story

Owen’s Birth Story Mama: Melanie W. Stats: 6lbs, 15oz, 19 inches Type of Birth: Vaginal Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician The day I went into labor, I was stunned. I had just hit 36 weeks and two days and it had been a very difficult pregnancy. I was blessed with morning sickness all day long [...]

Elizabeth’s Birth Story

Elizabeth’s Birth Story

Elizabeth’s Birth Story Mama: Michelle W. Type of Birth: Vaginal Birth Location: Hospital Primary Care: Obstetrician My husband B, and I arrived at the hospital at 6:00 p.m. on December 4th, four days after my due date. My obstetrician was on-call that evening and she wanted us to come in to be induced while she was [...]

Page 1 of 41234