My Birth Story: To Epidural or Not To Epidural?

My Birth Story: To Epidural or Not To Epidural?

Photo: Victoria Kegg at Blue Daisy Art

Disclaimer: My birth story is my own. My views and recovery are my own. My choice of whether to epidural or not was my own and this was discussed with my doctors and nurses.

I am very lucky that I had an amazing birth and recovery that has not scarred me from having subsequent babies. Looking back, I don’t even remember giving birth because the pain was pretty much over within a day or two. Yes, I was that lucky! Having said that, I still find birth scary and overwhelming. I spent the majority of my pregnancy obsessing over every little detail about birth! One topic in particular, Epidurals: to Epidural or Not? Continue reading “My Birth Story: To Epidural or Not To Epidural?”