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November 4th, 2006, 11:33 AM
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I labored in our tub and it got to where it was killing my back. I had back labor too so that did NOT help.[/b]

Oh yeah, I can't sit in our tub these days without everything hurting. When we were planning our first homebirth, I asked the midwife if we could just do the waterbirth in our tub. She said, "OH GOSH NO! You don't want to give birth in there, you'll be so sore!" So we bought the pool she reccommends - sturdy inflatable sides (strong enough for me to lean all my weight on) AND a big fat inflated bottom. It felt like I was sitting on a cloud. Best $38 I ever spent! Hmmmmm, maybe I should blow it up today for a trial run.... LOL

We bought this one (the smaller one):
http://www.birthwithlove.com/categories/it...uarian+Birthing
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