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Hospital triplet VBAC

I know I’ve been neglecting the blog lately. 

I see things daily that I want to write about, but never actually have the time between laundry, dishes, meal prep and daydreaming of going to the National Institutes of Health’s upcoming free conference entitled Consensus Development Conference on Vaginal Birth After Cesarean: New Insights.  I’m [...]

Molly Ringwald births her twins vaginally

Last week, I shared the inspiring birth story of a mom who birthed her twins vaginally after two cesareans.  In that spirit, I share this story of Molly Ringwald who also birth her twins vaginally.

So many women are lead to believe that vaginal birth of twins is dangerous and it leads to many otherwise [...]

Birth Story: Twin Vaginal Birth After Two Cesareans (VBA2C)

Two weeks ago, a woman gave birth.

Two weeks ago, a woman gave birth vaginally.

Two weeks ago, a woman gave birth vaginally after two cesareans.

Two weeks ago, a woman gave birth vaginally after two cesareans to twins.

And it happened in a hospital.

She is an incredible inspiration.

There were elements that could [...]

Natural/Vaginal Birth of Twins and Triplets Video

This is such a cool video that questions the conventional wisdom about twins. 

It questions that twins are always born via cesarean. 

It questions that twins are always early. 

It questions that women can’t vaginally birth twins if it’s the mom’s first vaginal birth.

It questions that women can’t vaginally birth twins [...]

Twin vaginal birth (double footling breech) video

Update 8/21/10: It’s been brought to my attention that the video I linked to below, which was once public, has been made private.

Wow!  (I start to many birth video posts with that word!)  But, still, wow!

This is an incredible video from Russia showing the vaginal birth of twins and the second child is [...]

Mom of Triplets Dies During Cesarean

This is so sad.  Three small babies, as well as her two older children, are now are without a mom and her husband is now alone raising these kids.

News article said that she "died of a heart attack after embryonic fluid entered the blood stream during a C-section."

Vaginal birth and cesarean both [...]

Twin HBAC Birth Video

Who says twins can’t be born vaginally, let alone at home, let alone a VBAC!?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3XmwED82poc