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I Support Home Birth *Safety*

I’m not entirely sure why I feel so strongly about home birth. I always have, I mean, I felt so strongly that I even refused to be born in the hospital! Which, of course, is more a joke than anything- … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Homebirth and Safety

When we were getting our fetal echocardiogram, before looking at the results, the doctor talked to us about the risks. He said that, if he wanted to scare us, he’d say “You have doubled the risk”, if he wanted to … Continue reading

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Pain in Childbirth

Before my baby was born- all I wanted was to find stories about pain in child birth. What could I expect and, more importantly- how could I get through it? Almost all I could find were stories of pain free … Continue reading

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My Thoughts on Home Birth

(I wrote this while pregnant, before actually giving birth, but my thoguhts haven’t overwhelmingly changed) I admit that I do not like hospitals. I don’t like being in them. I don’t find them relaxing, enjoyable places to be. But, then, … Continue reading

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