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March 25th, 2010, 09:50 PM
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Have you had any criticism from family members, regarding your decision to have a cesarean?

I haven't, thank goodness... My Dad's family probably judged me, but they were good enough to keep it to themselves
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March 25th, 2010, 11:08 PM
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Well, my c-section was an emergency one, so I haven't really had anyone judge me for that. I'm not sure if anyone will judge me if I decide to have another one with our second child, but we'll see. I hope not, but who knows.
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March 26th, 2010, 06:53 AM
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No definitely no criticism. My family is more worried that me and baby will be ok. That's all they care about.
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March 26th, 2010, 12:32 PM
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Nope. If anything, I get comments that I "had it easy" because I didn't have to push a baby out.
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March 27th, 2010, 05:35 AM
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I never decided to have one it was what was best for Oliver so no not at all.
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March 27th, 2010, 05:42 AM
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My mum was pushing for me to have a csection when we found out Noah was breech, after delivering 2 breech babies herself naturally with no drugs. She never had the option of a csection and had horrible labours. And although I think she think's I'm a bit of a wimp for choosing to have a repeat this time around she's supportive of my reasons. The worst 'criticism' I've received is my friends and family joking that I'm 'too posh to push!' but thats just friendly banter.
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March 27th, 2010, 11:22 AM
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Not not really. My stepdad has asked me twice now why am I choosing another c-section instead of a vaginal birth and when I give my answer he just says " oh ok" in kind of a tone that lets me know he still doesn't get my choice.
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March 27th, 2010, 11:24 AM
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There was some ciriticism. But not over the c-section. I was going to attempt a VBAC and I got lots of criticism for that.

On the first section no one judged me. I went overdue and a US showed the baby as being over 11 lbs. At 4'9", no one gave me a hard time, no one sane anyway! On the second one, the one I had wanted a vbac on, again she was going to be large so no one passede judgement. Like I said if anything people gave me a ahrd time for wanting a vbac.
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March 27th, 2010, 01:58 PM
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None here that I know of..my 1st was emer. so I had no choice ...rest were planned becuz of the 1st.... my dr. told me of course they don't recommend more than 3...lil late now lol...but it will my last anyway...
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March 27th, 2010, 06:59 PM
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None. The only thing people gave me a hard time about was my plans prior to delivery to go natural.
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March 28th, 2010, 12:09 AM
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March 28th, 2010, 07:37 AM
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Nope, I think many of the women in my family had a c-section so it's no biggie.
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March 29th, 2010, 07:53 PM
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