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Forum: Birth and Beyond   08-10-2014, 10:18 PM
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Posted By middlemamma
Anyone else pp having issues feeling out of breath?

I am 2 weeks pp. I am fine sitting. I can take large deep breaths. No problem when sitting. But as soon as I stand and try to do anything, make my bed, get a load of laundry started, even just...
Forum: Healing Birth Trauma   08-05-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 1,503
Views: 198,778
Posted By middlemamma
I have never posted in this thread before. 1500...

I have never posted in this thread before. 1500 posts is a lot to catch up with, I have begun reading though and will continue to work through the thread. I had a baby about a week and a half ago....
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-07-2014, 07:36 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 179
Posted By middlemamma
I am in the US. Idaho. I have noticed anusol in...

I am in the US. Idaho. I have noticed anusol in other countries, the UK has it as well and the active ingredient is bismuth salts. I have never heard of that nor know if it would work as well. I...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   07-06-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 179
Posted By middlemamma
Hemorroids and treatments post baby

I am in tears and at my wits end. I am 38 weeks with my 3rd baby and using a different midwife than with my first 2. We moved away and I am missing her so much. This new one just isn't the same.
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Forum: I'm Pregnant   06-17-2014, 12:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 406
Posted By middlemamma
Actually this article is what sparked my renewed...

Actually this article is what sparked my renewed internal debate. I feel like this article is missing a lot of things. I doesn't explain at all why 5 babies in the same hospital all come up with...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   06-16-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 406
Posted By middlemamma
Vitamin K? Shot? Oral? None?

I have 2 older children born at home in 2001 and 2005. At the time I opted not to give vitamin K shot unless my births were traumatic and it seemed a better idea to give it that to not. Neither of my...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   05-17-2014, 01:10 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 356
Posted By middlemamma
Boundaries are a GOOD thing and you will need to...

Boundaries are a GOOD thing and you will need to establish even more before baby comes. This will be excellent practice in firmness and demanding your wishes be respected. If you have trouble with...
Forum: Homebirth   03-24-2014, 01:25 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,576
Posted By middlemamma
Cynthia, I am glad things have went the way they...

Cynthia, I am glad things have went the way they went. For me they showed that what I saw was truly happening and I wasn't just imagining it, or being overly sensitive.
 
It isn't about...
Forum: Life With a Baby   03-21-2014, 05:22 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 525
Posted By middlemamma
My heart just aches for nice people like you....

My heart just aches for nice people like you. Sometimes I get frustrated that our lifestyle puts us at a disadvantage socially. But then I read posts like yours and I am so so so thankful I have a...
Forum: Homebirth   03-18-2014, 10:21 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,576
Posted By middlemamma
Mothercat, No one is touting ignorance. I don't...

Mothercat, No one is touting ignorance. I don't know of a single woman who flippantly decided, with no education or research to have a home birth. Not a one.  And to ASSUME that anyone here does...
Forum: Homebirth   03-17-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,303
Posted By middlemamma
Thanks everyone. I was able to procure some care...

Thanks everyone. I was able to procure some care and was able to have an ultrasound and all is well at 22 weeks. Everything looked good and we have a baby boy on the way. :) I appreciate the...
Forum: Homebirth   03-17-2014, 02:09 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,576
Posted By middlemamma
Well that is why I originally brought this to...

Well that is why I originally brought this to light. I have been coming to MDC for 13 years through 3 pregnancies and children. I had been gone a long while as I was between the young years of #2's...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-17-2014, 01:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 368
Posted By middlemamma
I have nightmares and daymares. My imagination...

I have nightmares and daymares. My imagination just runs away with me. I seem to have an obsessional fear with having to birth a stillborn child. I think it has got to be the most awful horrid...
Forum: I'm Pregnant   03-16-2014, 01:09 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 368
Posted By middlemamma
It is so nice to know I am not the only one. I...

It is so nice to know I am not the only one. I have horrible fears that get the better of me also. I try to distract myself or take deep breaths. It can get frustrating to feel like my common sense...
Forum: Breastfeeding   03-11-2014, 08:45 PM
Replies: 119
Views: 10,326
Posted By middlemamma
My mother wanted to know if I was going to have...

My mother wanted to know if I was going to have my milk tested before I gave it to the baby to make sure it was ok.
Forum: Homebirth   03-02-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,576
Posted By middlemamma
I appreciate you looking into this Cynthia. For...

I appreciate you looking into this Cynthia. For what it is worth I was not using the word troll in any other way than to refer to the very same behavior that the MDC forum rules do under the...
Forum: Homebirth   03-02-2014, 11:36 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 506
Posted By middlemamma
I am very glad to hear that he is very loving...

I am very glad to hear that he is very loving and the source lies in cultural differences. I'm sorry you are struggling with this. I will think good thoughts that you get some very good advice that...
Forum: Homebirth   03-01-2014, 11:12 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,576
Posted By middlemamma
appalled20, you assume a lot and often from what...

appalled20, you assume a lot and often from what I have read here. For you to pick out immediately that I was talking about you just emphasizes what I am accusing you of is actually happening, it...
Forum: Homebirth   03-01-2014, 07:04 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,576
Posted By middlemamma
Hi there, thank you. Actually I am wondering why...

Hi there, thank you. Actually I am wondering why a certain poster is allowed to be here continually with the negative attitude that is continually brought to every home birth thread it seems. I am...
Forum: Homebirth   02-28-2014, 06:45 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 506
Posted By middlemamma
Is this a man who is generally loving and...

Is this a man who is generally loving and supportive? Or does he handle most aspects of your relationship in this my way or the highway manner? How is your relationship otherwise? I would hate to...
Forum: Homebirth   02-28-2014, 06:32 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,576
Posted By middlemamma
I was hoping one could PM me, I have some...

I was hoping one could PM me, I have some questions. I think I am just pregnant and stupid, I thought there would be somewhere on the page with this info and a link.
 
Thank you.
Forum: I'm Pregnant   02-23-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 152
Posted By middlemamma
I was kinda taken back when I was having really...

I was kinda taken back when I was having really noticeable and uncomfortable ones at 17 weeks. This is my 3rd baby and I never remembering having them like this this early. MW said its normal and no...
Forum: Homebirth   02-18-2014, 08:40 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,303
Posted By middlemamma
Thank you for the suggestion. I did call all of...

Thank you for the suggestion. I did call all of the centers within a 50 mile radius and none will do a 2nd trimester US. It is a liability for them apparently so none of them will do it. Same with...
Forum: Homebirth   02-06-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,303
Posted By middlemamma
Thank you Olive and Josie. I saw my midwife...

Thank you Olive and Josie. I saw my midwife today. I think I was able to communicate how I have been feeling for the first time even for myself. I have a lot of stuff floating around in that head of...
Forum: Homebirth   02-05-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,303
Posted By middlemamma
Appalled20....don't worry at all. I was pretty...

Appalled20....don't worry at all. I was pretty emotional and upset yesterday as well. I was very snappy. And I'm sorry too. The Internet is a hard place To communicate without trouble as well. I...
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