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#1 of 3 Old 12-01-2010, 07:30 PM - Thread Starter
 
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So, this is my third pregnancy.  #1 and #2 were born at a birth center and home.  #3 just turned out to be #'s 3 and 4!  I used to be a doula and CBE in Virginia but I am new to Washington and I don't have resources here.  Anyone attend, encourage, and support vaginal twin birth in the greater Seattle area?  I am actually in Southeast SnoCounty but will travel (with trepidation--labor #2 was 1.5 hours and labor #1 was 3 hours).

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It's possible.  The usual advice is to start with CNM Sally Avenson.  But, Group Health midwives/ob are a good option as well.  For homebirth options...I don't have any direct advice, but it's possible. 


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contact me at sharon at newmoonbirth dot com if you might be interested in a midwife who will attend twins at home in your area!  doesn't need to be ruled out!

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