Birth Story, Uterine Rupture

Cora River’s Birth Story (Lisa’s VBA2C and VBAR)

Summary version: In June 2018, after many years of preparation, I had a successful vaginal birth after two cesareans and uterine rupture, which happened in 2015 with my second birth. Everyone said I couldn’t/ shouldn’t, but I did. Here’s my story... I love birth stories. And like most, this story begins with the birth of… Continue reading Cora River’s Birth Story (Lisa’s VBA2C and VBAR)

Birth Story, Inverted T

Mandy’s VBA2C with Inverted T Birth Center Birth Story

Sorrow endureth for a night; but joy cometh in the morning. - Psalms 30:5 My life as a mother began on February 16, 2007, with the birth of my sweet Kate.  I was induced with pre-eclampsia two days before my due date.  Long story short, I ended up being completely dilated and after pushing, she… Continue reading Mandy’s VBA2C with Inverted T Birth Center Birth Story

Birth Story, Inverted T

Jacob’s Birth Story (Nicole’s VBA2C after Inverted T)

I had my son Jacob on January 28th.  The Friday and Saturday before my incision area and lower abdomen ached all day.  The baby kicked/pushed my incision area very very hard on Saturday night and it worried me about the possibility of a uterine "window". Sunday morning I had a bit of blood on my… Continue reading Jacob’s Birth Story (Nicole’s VBA2C after Inverted T)