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Old 01-06-2012, 09:32 PM   #11
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Re: What to eat during labor

I plan on making a Kale smoothie.. easy on the stomach and an energy boost.. Maybe some trail mix, yogurt? Not really sure, this is my first and I hear alot of people say they don't have much of an appetite.. so we'll see~


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hm good post. I didnt want any food when laboring with yds but it was pretty short.
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I didn't want food. It was hard enough to drink. But I would never have had the energy for long labors that way. So I agree with the pp's. High energy, easily digestable, healthy foods.
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Old 01-07-2012, 08:33 PM   #14
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I didnt want to eat but both were long labors and last time the MWs wanted me to eat so they kept bringing me stuff every couple hours and I'd take a few bites. I remember them bringing me a bagel with cream cheese which I was actually able to enjoy but other stuff they tried I just really didn't want anything to do with. I don't even remember what else they tried. I did drink some juice and constantly sipped my water tho.

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