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Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   Yesterday, 10:37 PM
Replies: 6
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Posted By firmfoot
So sorry to hear that. I hope it somehow works...

So sorry to hear that. I hope it somehow works out for you. You could try phone them and try persuade the cruise ppl anyway. You never know.
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   08-28-2014, 06:37 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,011
Posted By firmfoot
I think there is not a whole lot needed for a uc.

I think there is not a whole lot needed for a uc.
Forum: Breastfeeding   08-27-2014, 02:04 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 177
Posted By firmfoot
How do I re-teach my 10 month to nurse

We just got over hand-foot-and-mouth disease with my 11 month old and due to sores in his mouth he wasn't able to nurse for three days. He is healthy now but since then (about 3 more days) he doesn't...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   08-27-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 395
Posted By firmfoot
Thanks, that's a relief. I came across a link to...

Thanks, that's a relief. I came across a link to a free birth group in alberta in someone's older post and they (the group) also said it isn't illegal. It is illegal not to seek medical help for your...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   08-17-2014, 02:27 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 395
Posted By firmfoot
is UC legal where I live?

Can anybody fill me in on the legalities of planned UC birth in Alberta Canada?
If you have links to government sites I would appreciate it, I cant seem to find anything on the subject.

I...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   11-02-2013, 10:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 493
Posted By firmfoot
I enjoyed intimacy with hubby while pregnant...

I enjoyed intimacy with hubby while pregnant with my first two girls but with my most recent 3rd pregnancy I had no interest. I don't know if it being a baby boy had anything to do with it but now...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   10-28-2013, 08:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 228
Posted By firmfoot
My husband comes from a farm where they had...

My husband comes from a farm where they had cattle and he saw birth complications with some of the cows. On one hand it hs made him afraid of what could go wrong but I the other he is able to handle...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   10-19-2013, 07:37 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 336
Posted By firmfoot
Sometimes I find get a little scared of the...

Sometimes I find get a little scared of the "what if" but I just push those thoughts out of my mind and try to stay positive.
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   10-18-2013, 09:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 336
Posted By firmfoot
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by rlschrader http://www.mothering.com/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1391666/where-to-start#post_17488480)

I find that reading past posts...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   10-17-2013, 01:02 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 780
Posted By firmfoot
Yes, wonderful story. You have courage. I am...

Yes, wonderful story. You have courage. I am courageous at home but somehow the hospital overwhelms me once I get there.
It's great you didn't let youself get intimidated.
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   10-14-2013, 11:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 639
Posted By firmfoot
Thanks for sharing. Great photos. What a...

Thanks for sharing. Great photos. What a wonderful support team you had. http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/smile.gif
Forum: Birth Stories   10-14-2013, 07:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,282
Posted By firmfoot
So happy for you. You have very beautiful...

So happy for you. You have very beautiful pictures, I'm glad it all went so well for you. Thanks for posting your birth story.
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   10-10-2013, 08:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 531
Posted By firmfoot
I didn't really know where to post this but I...

I didn't really know where to post this but I wanted to share so I'm posting it here, it seemed like he best place without starting a new thread.

The video shows that a nuchal chord doesn't...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   10-09-2013, 01:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 403
Posted By firmfoot
Congratulations I'm glad that everything went so...

Congratulations I'm glad that everything went so well for you. I am so jealous, I am 37 weeks and 4 days and can't wait. This will be my 3rd baby but (hopefully) first UC. I'm ready for anything. My...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   10-01-2013, 01:09 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 714
Posted By firmfoot
II am so sorry to hear about your loss. Chord...

II am so sorry to hear about your loss.
Chord prolapse and shoulder dystocia are my two fears, I suppose because they are not so easily dealt with. As I mentioned somewhere, we live only 2 minutes...
Forum: Babywearing   09-30-2013, 12:38 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 221
Posted By firmfoot
I love carrying my babies but I wanted something...

I love carrying my babies but I wanted something that very young ones can be carried in. I heard bout the Ergo carrier and found out you can use it from NB to toddlers up to about 30kg's.
I ordered...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   09-29-2013, 08:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 714
Posted By firmfoot
Thank you very much. I have also found another...

Thank you very much.
I have also found another UCer in my area that is willing to come out to births or at least discuss it with me and hubby. It's so encouraging finding other people who UC,...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   09-29-2013, 02:22 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 531
Posted By firmfoot
A good read. Chord prolapse is something that...

A good read. Chord prolapse is something that sometimes worries me but I have read up on it and do not want to let my fears take over.
In both by births my waters were ruptured by the doctor to...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   09-27-2013, 11:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 308
Posted By firmfoot
Yes I agree. I will have to talk with him, it's...

Yes I agree. I will have to talk with him, it's just so disheartening hearing all the excuses and hidden fear. I can understand where he is coming from though.
Me and him must think positively and...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   09-27-2013, 05:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 483
Posted By firmfoot
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by Mamatoabunch http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1389456/uc-questions#post_17455587)

I have had eight UC's...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   09-27-2013, 05:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 239
Posted By firmfoot
Go to mothercultureone.com and find her "birth...

Go to mothercultureone.com and find her "birth affirmations". I find them very encouraging and have even printed many of them out. Of course being educated is important too.
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   09-27-2013, 05:10 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 308
Posted By firmfoot
Ps, when are u due? My due date is October 26.

Ps, when are u due? My due date is October 26.
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   09-27-2013, 05:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 308
Posted By firmfoot
My mom is totally for it as we'll. if she was...

My mom is totally for it as we'll. if she was still having babies she said she would be having them at home. (There were 9 of us). My dad also seems to be ok with the idea. I found out he was born...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   09-27-2013, 12:28 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 458
Posted By firmfoot
Alenushko, dekuji za radu, but as far as the...

Alenushko, dekuji za radu, but as far as the NICU goes I know the medical staff was just panicky. The real reason for a NICU visit was for her to receive an IV for antibiotics as a preventative...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   09-27-2013, 06:26 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 308
Posted By firmfoot
Sgnorton123 I feel the same as you and my...

Sgnorton123 I feel the same as you and my experience is very similar to yours. My hubby is afraid of UC as well, I am thinking about not waking him up if it happens at night. I don't need a fearful...
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