Planned vaginal turned cesarean delivery after 26 hours of pain med-free, induced labor (Hypnobabies used... BIG BABY!) - Mothering Forums

 
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#1 of 3 Old 11-22-2010, 10:10 AM - Thread Starter
 
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It's long!  Sorry 'bout that.  :)

 

The Birth Story, Part I: Notice of Eviction

The Birth Story, Part II: A "Gentle" Induction (a.k.a., The Seventh Circle of Hell)

The Birth Story, Part II: Plan C


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Thank you so much for sharing your story!  She's absolutely precious and, I'm sure, well worth plan C.  hug.gif

Congratulations!


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Oh, my goodness. What an experience! Please, please check out the MDC "healing after birth trauma" forum if you ever feel you need to - even if it's months and months away. It took me a very long for the fog of caring for a newborn to dissipate enough for me to start processing/angsting over my birth experience (which sounds like a walk in the park compared to yours!) - so please, don't feel it reflects badly on your love for your daughter if you need to grieve or do some counselling or whatever.

 

She is gorgeous. :) My two-year-old came by as I was looking at the photos (and sobbing a bit - I'm pregnant!) and went "Awwww, a nice baby! She's got a nappy on!" in tones of great delight.


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