View Poll Results: How did you give birth?

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  • Vaginal Birth

    188 76.42%
  • Elective Caesarean Section

    33 13.41%
  • Emergency Caesarean Section

    53 21.54%
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    I'm not voting in the poll simply because I'm a cranky b*tch and refuse to label my birth as an "elective caesarean," because it was was far from elective.

    I had what was classed as elective, but by god it was my last choice, and I dunno, I'm sensitive today and don't feel that my situation is anything like a truly elective (wanted) caesarean.

    But there, that's what I had. A caesarean - that I was pressured into, that I did not want, and that was not necessary (but the amount of pressure put on me was too much, and I caved in and agreed... what more can you expect of a 19-year-old being bossed around by forceful doctors?).

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    2 x premature VB's

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    Sheer Bliss is offline new username time?? this is toooo friggin hard, and NOT Bliss!!!
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    4 x VB (although I don't know if technically it was only 3....4 babies but the last 2 were twins and last 2 were out in 1.5hrs LOL)

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    VBx3 pethadine and gas only

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    I had 4 SVD, with no pain relief and a small tear for # 1 and #2.

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    1x emergency c/s

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    Both vaginal births

    1 was induction with pethidine

    2nd birth was totally drug free

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    I have had 2 kids.

    First was emergency c/s. Second was elective c/s. This one is looking like another elective c/s too.

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    Vb with all 3 of my kids
    no drugs

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    3x VB All spontaneous. 1x epi 2x no drugs 3x no tears, just grazing. 1x physiological third stage.
    Expecting a 4th HVB


 
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