Mothering Forums - Search Results

Showing results 1 to 17 of 17
Search took 0.06 seconds.
Search: Keyword(s): ; Posts Made By: Haelmoon
Forum: Homebirth   07-26-2012, 10:24 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,202
Posted By Haelmoon
If you are concerned about too much ultrasound...

If you are concerned about too much ultrasound for the baby, just asked for a placental location only ultrasound. It can be a really quick scan, but offer a degree of comfort. I did a C-section on a...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   07-11-2012, 10:32 PM
Replies: 102
Views: 8,133
Posted By Haelmoon
To the original poster - I am not sure what...

To the original poster - I am not sure what midwifery journals you are reading, but I can imagine any that would discuss TTTS treatment to any great detail.  It is not even something that is treated...
Forum: C-section Birth   07-01-2012, 08:01 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,580
Posted By Haelmoon
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by gossamer http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif (http://www.mothering.com/community/t/1356921/c-section-after-fibroid-removal#post_17031263)  It is ok...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   07-01-2012, 06:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 179
Posted By Haelmoon
She likely meant the 54th percentile, meaning...

She likely meant the 54th percentile, meaning very close to middle of the road.  Anything between 5th and 95th percentile is considered normal.  Anything higher is polyhydramnios and lower is...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   06-30-2012, 01:54 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 3,351
Posted By Haelmoon
Delayed cord clamping beyond the 2 minute mark...

Delayed cord clamping beyond the 2 minute mark may not provide any additional blood for the baby.  There are two main issues with delayed cord clamping - continued oxygen supply for the baby and the...
Forum: VBAC   06-30-2012, 01:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,369
Posted By Haelmoon
Putting an IV in a health pregnant woman is...

Putting an IV in a health pregnant woman is easy.  Most hospitals use saline locks rather than those with heparin.  There is a small risk of clotting them off, but during the course of labour, I...
Forum: VBAC   06-18-2012, 07:59 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 454
Posted By Haelmoon
I agree with those phone keyboards!!  I have...

I agree with those phone keyboards!!  I have said many of wrong things due to them!!  http://files.mothering.com/images/smilies/thumb.gif
Forum: VBAC   06-18-2012, 02:56 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 454
Posted By Haelmoon
The SOGC (Canadian equivalent of ACOG) did not...

The SOGC (Canadian equivalent of ACOG) did not say "all breeches" are candidate for vaginal delivery.
Rather, the point of the statement was that select moms with select breech babies, in the...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   05-06-2012, 11:33 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 326
Posted By Haelmoon
It actually can take several hours for the...

It actually can take several hours for the contractions to start up. Oxytocin doesn't make contractions appear suddenly.
Either, it is unfortunate that the time was not taken to make sure you...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   05-06-2012, 09:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 326
Posted By Haelmoon
I suspect that there was a misunderstanding. ...

I suspect that there was a misunderstanding.
There is something called a contraction non-stress test.  Oxytocin is given to cause contractions and the fetal response is gauged.  If there were...
Forum: Homebirth   04-18-2012, 11:37 AM
Replies: 103
Views: 4,950
Posted By Haelmoon
I don't know about the insurance.  I live in...

I don't know about the insurance.  I live in Canada, and midwives can practice at home and in hospital, but as a collective have malpractice insurance (mandatory).
 
In terms of the transfer rate,...
Forum: VBAC   04-03-2012, 08:33 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,249
Posted By Haelmoon
I don't think and epidural is necessary for a...

I don't think and epidural is necessary for a VBAC. Most epidurals take 20 minutes to "top-up". A spinal can be placed by an experienced aneasethiologist in less time and be just as or even more...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   03-31-2012, 09:25 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,310
Posted By Haelmoon
Quote:Originally Posted by...

Quote:Originally Posted by RobynHeud http://www.mothering.com/community/img/forum/go_quote.gif...
Forum: Birth and Beyond   03-31-2012, 01:16 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 5,891
Posted By Haelmoon
Bandl's ring, as described above overs in...

Bandl's ring, as described above overs in labour.  It is not a uterine anomaly, and it does not always recur.  It depends what was the precipitating factor leading to a prolonged, but obstructed...
Forum: VBAC   03-28-2012, 05:09 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,866
Posted By Haelmoon
The timing of subsequent pregnancies is related...

The timing of subsequent pregnancies is related to the risk of uterine rupture.  It is defined by the time between births.  When babies birthdays are less than 18 months apart, there is an increased...
Forum: Unassisted Childbirth   03-18-2012, 11:10 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 3,691
Posted By Haelmoon
Twins at home worries me, not because it can't...

Twins at home worries me, not because it can't be done, but because there are so many potential difficulties that one cannot prepare for just by reading alone. As the initial poster said, this was...
Forum: C-section Birth   03-07-2012, 12:28 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,447
Posted By Haelmoon
The table with outcomes is missing some...

The table with outcomes is missing some explanation. In particular the risk of percreta should be clarified. If you have a placenta previa with a previous c-section that is the risk of a placenta...
Showing results 1 to 17 of 17

 
Forum Jump: