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    Quote Originally Posted by Nmgb View Post
    My DD1 & 2 were both induced births DD3 was c/s. I'd rather do the induced vb 10x over than have another c/s. with a vaginal delivery as long as all goes well pain is over once baby is here, I rate my c/s pain worse than childbirth. But that is just my opinion. I'm glad you'll get to have your hubby with you and he won't miss it. Good luck with whatever you choose
    I had a similar experience, my first two were induced for medical reasons at 39+4 and 38 weeks and while number one was very nearly a classic cascade of intervention, number 2 was drug free and a really awesome experience.

    I really didn't enjoy my c-section for number 3, the recovery was hard for me, but everybody is different.

    Best of luck xx

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    Quote Originally Posted by mumma2ajem View Post
    alot of them also work i was induced with dd at 38 weeks and had a 3.5 hr perfect labour that was not to bad pain wise at all
    I kinda wished my OB would do it cause I hated my c-section

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    Quote Originally Posted by angewah View Post
    I kinda wished my OB would do it cause I hated my c-section

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    Just came across this article. I've read quite a lot along the same lines. As I said, my DD was born at 38 weeks (actually, 37,5) so I always notice when something like this is published. Not trying to guilt anyone, I just think it's great to have as much info as possible when making birthing decisions.
    such a tricky situation, OP

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    Quote Originally Posted by webby View Post
    I called the hospital this morning and they said that as long as they have spots available they could do it at 37 weeks... I think I'd at least wait until 38 weeks though...
    I don't know about being induced, because I've heard that because it's not natural it's a hell of a lot more painfull... however, a c-sec would also be sore and uncomfortable afterwards so I suppose there'd be pros and cons either way.....
    I had a very long complicated labour after induction with ds1 but that was more to do with bubs size than the induction, doubt it would have made a difference if I had gone into labour naturally. I was asked if i wanted a cs but declined. After being enduced with ds2 I had bub 4hrs later. Everyone is different.

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    I would love to know what you decide to do as I am in the exact same position as you and it's a really tough choice!!


 

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