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Making the Plan: VBAC and other issues

Finally having hit the 12 week mark in this pregnancy, I was able to have an appointment with my actual doctor to discuss all the ins and outs ahead of us. Before then, appointments are mostly to get things done: blood work, dating ultrasounds, that sort of thing, all handled by the nurses. My doctor,…
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Who’s Birth is This Anyway???

So, for the third time since becoming pregnant, I’m looking for an OB.  I had one in Texas who I only saw once thanks to the move to Mississippi (would not have gone back to her anyway) then I had my irreplaceable, awesome OB in Oregon while visiting and now I’m back in Mississippi, with…
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I know, I suck!

I totally fell off the blogging bandwagon, but working, having a three year old, and being preggo keeps me so busy.  I just haven’t made the time to sit down and write about my life.  I’m now just over 32 weeks pregnant and I’m starting to feel like a beached whale.  I have actually been…
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Childbirth – It should be a magical moment every time

Since I have been part of JustMommies for over 5 years I have seen a lot of discussions about childbirth.  I have had two medicated vaginal births, an emergency csection, an unmedicated vbac, a really long and arduous childbirth, a really fast labor, and childbirth that didn’t go according to plan more than once.  I…
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Finding a VBAC-friendly doctor

Last week I set out on a mission to find a VBAC-friendly OBGYN.  I just have to tell you.  Being a csection mommy sometimes makes you feel like you have an STD or something.  No doctor wants to touch you with a ten foot pole.  Well they do if they can cut you open. I…
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