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Old 03-09-2012, 03:58 AM   #13
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Re: I did not want to spend my next pregnancy terrified

Originally Posted by DalesWidda View Post
When you say midwives are the norm, do you mean lay midwives or CNMs who work in the hospital? Do you have a friend who has a strong personality who could be a labor partner and advocate for you this time around? Having a doula saved me from a repeat c-section.
They train midwives here to handle all traditional births, I am not sure if vbac would fall under a medical birth, but in such a case if it did you get who ever is on duty at the clinic.

Your own dr does not come like in the us. I had a birth plan last time and they told me births cannot be planned.
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