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Old 07-13-2008, 10:09 AM - Thread Starter
 
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56 girls
36 boys
2 sets of twins - 1 fraternal and 1 identical
13 c-sections
At least 3 VBACs
32 hospital births not including c/s (probably more - some of the stats didn't specify)
36 home births (again, probably more)

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Old 07-13-2008, 11:32 AM
 
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Wow - interesting girl to boy ratio!
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Cool, thanks for the stats! I love looking at statistics. Wow, lots of little girls!

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Hi all,

I'm KLTroy's mom and I love numbers! Here are some more for you.

For those of you who listed a specific due date (and not counting the twin mamas):

* 4 of you gave birth more than 3 weeks before your due date
* 3 of you gave birth more than 2 and up to 3 weeks before your due date
* 13 of you gave birth more than 1 and up to 2 weeks before your due date
* 21 of you gave birth up to 1 week before your due date

* 6 of you delivered on your due date (about 5% of babies come on their due date)

* 18 of you gave birth up to 1 week after your due date
* 6 of you gave birth more than 1 week and up to 2 weeks after your due date
* 1 of you gave birth more than 2 weeks after your due date

For those of you who provided baby weights:

* The smallest baby was 4# 14 0z (born 36 days early). The biggest baby was 11# 6 oz (born 9 days late).
* 1 of your babies weighed between 5 and 6 lbs.
* 8 of your babies (including twins) weighed between 6 and up to 7 lbs.
* 23 of your babies (including twins) weighed between 7 and up to 8 lbs.
* 13 of your babies weighed between 8 and up to 9 lbs.
* 10 of your babies weighed between 9 and up to 10 lbs.
* 2 of your babies weighed between 10 and up to 11 lbs.


Congratulations to you all!!!
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Old 07-13-2008, 07:27 PM
 
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Fun stuff! Thanks for the tallies. I have to add another that I noticed...

6 middle names are Rose
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NEAT!! TYhanks!
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56 girls
36 boys
2 sets of fraternal twins
13 c-sections
At least 3 VBACs
32 hospital births not including c/s (probably more - some of the stats didn't specify)
36 home births (again, probably more)
our boys are ID twins ... and wasn't there one more twin mama??

Thanks for your hard work!!

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Cool #s! Love the stats CNMmom!

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How about how many were delivered unassisted by Dad! At least three that I know of off the top of my head.

So amazing when it's broken down like that--all the healthy, wonderful deliveries and babies and mama's. Birth is awesome!

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How about how many were delivered unassisted by Dad! At least three that I know of off the top of my head.
Ahh yes the 3 UCs that I know of were included in the homebirth list. It would be fun to have a tally of who caught the babies... you, DH, doc/MW or other?

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Well I delivered her, but DH caught her.

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or who didn't catch the baby LOL! L just landed on the bed!
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Fun stuff! Thanks for the tallies. I have to add another that I noticed...

6 middle names are Rose
It would've been 7 if my little one hadn't arrived on her late great grandmother's birthday! Instead we went with Lucia for my nana...
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cool stats! DH also caught our baby girl

WAHMama to Allen (2-10-05) and Alexa (6-27-08)
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Fun stuff! Thanks for the tallies. I have to add another that I noticed...

6 middle names are Rose
My daughter's middle name is Rose too. It's her second middle name: Heidi Evan Rose!
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There were 3 sets of twins....Mamatigress delivered quite early and didn't post a birth story.

Vanessa belly.gif, wife to Kev , mama to Byron (5) wild.gif and Billie (2) and  due in June
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