• Moms Share Their Birthing Stories
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    Moms Share Their Birthing Stories

    – I think pregnancy is a lot more powerful than we’re lead to believe. – So, when your baby’s born, they turn face down to come out. My baby did not turn face down. So he was, they call them “stargazers”. He was just face up, and not doing the turn to come out. I was put in the operating room, and she’s in there with the forceps, and she’s like, says to me, “I’m trying really hard “not to tear your perineum”. And I was like, “Just (bleep) cut it”. And so she was like, “okay”. Cut, boom, baby out. ‘Cause I didn’t feel anything, and at that point…

  • Mother of Four Died One Day After Giving Birth To Twins — NY Personal Injury Lawyer Barry Washor
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    Mother of Four Died One Day After Giving Birth To Twins — NY Personal Injury Lawyer Barry Washor

    A single mother of four children died a day after giving birth to twins, as a result of a cesarean section. Good morning. My name is Barry Washor and I’m a medical malpractice attorney here in the state of New York. It was a few years ago when the grandparents of four children came to us and told us this tragic story. Their daughter – a 28 year old banker, single young woman the mother of two children, age 2 and 5 — went into a local hospital to give birth to twins and she knew she was having twins as did the physician. And when she came to the…

  • Improving C-Section Recovery: The ERAS Program Helps You Heal
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    Improving C-Section Recovery: The ERAS Program Helps You Heal

    (soft upbeat music) – [Narrator] At the University of Michigan, we want to help your Cesarean section recovery go as smoothly as possible. We know having a C-section can be overwhelming. But don’t worry. Your care team will be there to support you every step of the way. Our goal is to make sure that every patient undergoing a C-section, whether planned or unexpected, has a healthy delivery and a safe, rapid recovery. This video will explain what to expect before and after surgery and how we can help you get back on your feet taking care of yourself and your baby sooner. This video outlines the most common experience…

  • Pregnancy Ke Side Effects feat. Amruta Khanvilkar & Nidhi Bisht  | Girliyapa’s Womaniya
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    Pregnancy Ke Side Effects feat. Amruta Khanvilkar & Nidhi Bisht | Girliyapa’s Womaniya

    Hey, listen to the whole thing. Then there was so much pain! A lot of pain and they dragged me away! He came wearing a mask, picked up a blade and slashed away like that! There was blood everywhere! Then screaming! So much chaos! And then he finally shot out. Lata, you know I don’t like horror stories, right? Babe, this isn’t a horror story. This is a true story about my delivery! Huh? Don’t drink black tea, if not the child… Wow! How did they get so big? – They haven’t, they look the same to me. – Really? – They’re swollen. – That they are. Don’t eat dark…

  • How Can Childbirth Be Easier? | Darwin, MD #2
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    How Can Childbirth Be Easier? | Darwin, MD #2

    A woman who is in her eighth week of pregnancy sees her family medicine doctor for her first-ever prenatal visit. She and her partner spent months trying to conceive. Now, she is excited but stressed. Her sister successfully gave birth at home using the water birth method. Meanwhile, her best friend chose to have a planned C-section and now wants her to do the same. Our pregnant friend doesn’t want to make the wrong decision and is counting on her family doctor for advice. What should she do? And how can we incorporate evolutionary medicine into the mix? My name is Florence Yuan, and this is Darwin, MD. [Darwin, MD…

  • Big baby: Massachusetts mum gives birth to 14.5 pound little girl
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    Big baby: Massachusetts mum gives birth to 14.5 pound little girl

    This little baby is definitely getting more attention than most newborns. A hospital in Massachusetts welcomed Carisa Ruscak on April 22nd – the second biggest baby staff have ever delivered. The little girl weighed in at 14 and a half pounds and 22 inches long to parents Caroline and Bryan. Carisa was delivered via c-section and is said to be the largest little one delivered at the hospital in more than a decade. Carisa’s parents said they were prepared for her birth as her older sister was also a big baby weighing 10 and a half pounds. Now that’s what you call hard labour.

  • Your Healing Place – Pregnancy & Childbirth | Marin General Hospital
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    Your Healing Place – Pregnancy & Childbirth | Marin General Hospital

    Everything changes when you have a kid it is not just taking care of yourself it is caring so deeply for another being that is part of you and it is totally amazing. Camille Hale is mother to three-year-old Travis. The birth and my first child was very difficult I felt completely heartbroken when they told me that I had to have a c-section. When Camille learned she was pregnant again she wanted a completely different experience. It was important for me that I would be able to try to have a vaginal birth. My doctor gave me the party line of we allow VBACs but you know your chances…

  • Why it costs so much to have a baby in the US
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    Why it costs so much to have a baby in the US

    Childbirth is the primary reason people are hospitalized in America. And to get an idea of what it actually costs, ,we called up several hospitals to see if they’d tell us. A couple of them weren’t willing to provide any information.* Others actually had prices and estimates.* But the thing is, none of them would tell us exactly what that price included.* To find out, you have to have the baby first. And then? You wait for the bill. In the US, the average total list price for childbirth is a whopping $32,093. For a C-section, it’s $51,125. [Childbirth Connection]. That’s the sticker price, before any insurance negotiations or deductions.…