Category / Hospital Birth

M and J started care with me in the first trimester of their first pregnancy.  I had known M for a few years through the hard years of infertility and working through IVF.  She wanted a home birth.  There were a couple things in her health history that were not best to be manged by […]

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A and B started care with me in the third trimester of their first pregnancy.  They had been seeing an OB, but found that their OB was not supportive of their wishes.  Their childbirth educator recommended they talk to a midwife to help them get the birth they wanted. A’s pregnancy progressed normally.  At her […]

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N and T hired me to be their doula around 35 weeks into their second pregnancy.  I was their doula five years ago, and was happy to get to work with them again. At 35 weeks, N’s baby was unfortunately in a frank breech position.  Her current OB was unwilling to help with turning the […]

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F and J started care with me in the first trimester of their third pregnancy.  F and J had their previous son with me in April 2014.  You can read about their previous birth experience here. F’s pregnancy was complicated with anemia, which was expected based on her previous pregnancy history.  F was diligent with […]

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M and I started care with me at the end of their second trimester of their first pregnancy.  M was wanting to have a home water birth and her doula recommended she come meet with me.  It was a great fit and M soon transferred care. M’s pregnancy progressed well, and as her due window […]

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