Quoting P Pickle Pants:" My losses are one reason why I want to go into something in the obstetrical world (radiology/ultrasound ... [snip!] ... tech, doula, midwife, etc). Sometimes a mama just needs you to quietly hold her hand and let her know that SOMEONE cares."
Quoting LRX:" What an amazing dude!! In the defense of it sometimes you can have a for bag so your water will actually break twice!"
Quoting Tavi:" I think you'd be good in that field. You're one of those inspirational people a lot of women would look up to just for going through what you went through. "
Quoting P Pickle Pants:" I wouldn't tell them. I hate when I vent about my feelings and someone has to one up me (or what feels ... [snip!] ... educate themselves, and ask for more and better treatment than assembly line obstetrics (as I call our current system)."
Quoting LRX:" As a Labor and Delivery nurse we don't always have the happy joyous births everyone prays for. We also ... [snip!] ... caring, perfect, and everything you needed? Was she TOO carrying, overwhelming, and too pushy? Lets share some experiences!!"
Quoting P Pickle Pants:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Tavi:</b>" Exactly. You just proved my point That would ... [snip!] ... be okay. "</blockquote> My story makes even me feel helpless and hopeless. I am glad others are inspired, though."
Quoting I can see you:" your doctors don't deliver stillborns???"
Quoting LRX:" Not usually. Our doctors don't remain on site so even if you call them to come deliver your baby they take their time and usually miss it."I love my job. Docs almost always make it.. though recently we had a run of precipitous deliveries.
Quoting I can see you:" I love my job. Docs almost always make it.. though recently we had a run of precipitous deliveries."
Quoting LRX:" I'm hoping to see some more positive things somebody wanted to say to the nurse about how they made their experience a little easier."
Quoting Tavi:" When I lost the twins, I was bleeding. A lot. I was in an ER filled with all of 1 person and waited to ... [snip!] ... have told her the same. "Smurf you". I know there's good nurses out there.....I was never lucky enough to have one though. "