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ALEXANDRA'S BIRTH STORY- INDUCTION/ FORCEPS.

Updated: Apr 5, 2022


Baby girl

Born 27th October

9 pound 1

Birth preferences

At home as long as possible

TENS and bath

Water birth at Birth Suite

Actual birth

Not home very long

TENS machine

Forceps delivery

Baby girl was born at exactly 42 weeks.

I was booked in for an induction at 41 + 6, fully supported by my midwife. She had suggested an induction at 41 + 5 but I wanted to give our baby girl extra time to come on her own. I was thankful that my midwife was happy to support this.

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