Consider using a midwife for the birth of your child. We did this and the experience was amazing! I got to literally deliver my own baby - got to pull her right out. Our mid-wife calmed us and stayed in tune with my needs - unlike some doctors who only do what is comfortable for them. I am always encouraging others to explore this amazing option. Not for high risk pregnancies tho -- unless you are in a hospital with a NICU or very near one.
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Mom’s Harrowing Account Of Her 4-Year-Old’s Three Open Heart Surgeries
After having the typical pregnancy and birthing experience (doctors and hospitals) with our first born, Jensen, we decided to do things a bit different and more on my terms, so with excitement, we hired a mid wife and doula. We planned to only have one ultrasound down at 20 weeks just to make sure everything was all good and on track with the wee one. The appointment started out like every other ultrasound I had been to, full of excitement to hear our babe's heartbeat, regular screening u...