Maybe I am just being hormonal… but if one more person gives me their pity or expresses their sadness for my upcoming c-section in May, I just may blow a gasket.
Just a little back story of my birth history with my children, I have had two c-sections but not because I wanted them. With my first I was induced for a medical issue, or so I was under the impression from my OB/GYN. When it came time for my second son, I tried for a VBAC with a midwife in my state I knew I had an awesome chance of succeeding with. Over 26 hours into the ordeal my son came into this world by emergency cesarean. We tried everything humanly possible to get him out without having to go into surgery, and it was an upsetting experience to everyone involved. From myself, to my husband who worked to support me amazingly, to my midwife, and doula.Read More »from C-Sections: One Mom Says, "I want support, not pity!"