Log In Sign Up

Maxim's Birth 3-12-12

Welcome to the JustMommies Message Boards.

We pride ourselves on having the friendliest and most welcoming forums for moms and moms to be! Please take a moment and register for free so you can be a part of our growing community of mothers. If you have any problems registering please drop an email to boards@justmommies.com.

Our community is moderated by our moderation team so you won't see spam or offensive messages posted on our forums. Each of our message boards is hosted by JustMommies hosts, whose names are listed at the top each board. We hope you find our message boards friendly, helpful, and fun to be on!

Reply Post New Topic
  Subscribe To 2012 Playroom LinkBack Topic Tools Search this Topic Display Modes
April 10th, 2012, 02:28 PM
liza17's Avatar Regular
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: mn
Posts: 98
I was 36 wks when I started fenugreek.5 days later I took 4oz castor oil 3-11-12. Went to bed and woke up at 430 am 3-12-12 feeling strong contractions, within 30 min I was in lots of pain. I threw up and my water broke at the same time right before I got into the car.

At 6:30am I was at the hospital. 6-7cm dialated when I got there. I was Begging for the epidural cuz I was in the worst pain I have ever been in in my life. I was screaming in pain I think the whole hospital heard me. All of a sudden I feel the baby coming out, the doctor came quick and after a few extremly hard pushes he was out in less then 5 min at 715am. I was at the hospital for only 45min! Labor about 3hrs total. Doctor had to turn him cuz his shoulders were stuck and the baby came out with a bruise on his shoulder. Baby was not crying and blueish when he was handed to me. Do to my diabetes the baby had a low blood sugar of 9. He was in NICU for 2 days getting sugar from an IV.And he had Jaundice.

My due date was April 3. I had Max March 12. My whole pregnancy I was expecting him to come in the biggining of March. I was so happy he came early I dont think he would have made it a day later. He was born 1 day short of 37wks. My plan was to have him early so I tried natural inductions and Im glad I didnt listen to others discouraging me to have the baby early.

He was 10.14 lbs. At 36 wks my belly was measuring 43wks! I knew he was going to be big and I was very paranoid to go over 37 wks because thats when I lost my last baby.

I was so shocked how this labor happened so fast but the pain was horrific I would not reccomend having babies without the epidural. I did take the epidural with my 2 previous births but this time it happened too fast and I was so scared and terrified of the pain.


Reply With Quote
April 15th, 2012, 05:01 PM
bethysfirst1's Avatar Mega Super Mommy
Join Date: Aug 2011
Posts: 1,402
Wow a 10 pounder! What a adorable little guy! He has hair like my Katie congratulations
Bethany: 35 (SAHM)
DH: 44 (married 7 years)
DD: 5 my little love!
DS: 19 months
Baby #3: Due March 2nd

10/27/2014 @ 16 weeks baby girl
1/25/2014 @ 7 weeks

Reply With Quote

Topic Tools Search this Topic
Search this Topic:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:25 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0