Quoting P Pickle Pants:" <blockquote><b>Quoting B-Baby:</b>" I've herd so many different things lately that ... [snip!] ... my last, but he only made it to 23 weeks. Never heard the term "lotus birth"---gonna google to see if its what I'm thinking."
Quoting Vindictive:" I've never done a lotus birth, but I've ready many birth stories where women have. More power to 'em! ... [snip!] ... not be what your body is telling you to do, kwim? If you have an epidural, you're extremely limited on how you can give birth."haha im sure it good for baby.. i guess. but i really don't wanna tote around a bowl to carry all the extra.. lol
Quoting Elena Dawn's mommy:" *watching* The risk of a lotus birth is massive infection, with no benefits whatsoever, so I would never consider it. I will be delaying cutting the cord though. I will be having a water birth."
Quoting B-Baby:" haha im sure it good for baby.. i guess. but i really don't wanna tote around a bowl to carry all the ... [snip!] ... total sucker with pain...and i'm really considering the delayed cord clamping.. iv never even herd of it until a few days ago.."
Quoting GL♣:" I wish I would have educated myself with my first instead of doing the "norm" I don't know what a lotas ... [snip!] ... I am doing a home water birth and delaying the clamping and keeping the placenta Birthing on your back is the absolute worse!"
Quoting Vindictive:" You won't be able to squat or get on all fours with an epidural.": (
Quoting B-Baby:" : ( iv gone back and forth with natural or not.. and even SO has asked me to do natural. i just donno.. i guess when the time comes.. ill make that decision then..."
Quoting Elena Dawn's mommy:" <blockquote><b>Quoting Vindictive:</b>" How so? I mean.. the cord dries out pretty ... [snip!] ... is great, while no benefits come of it. I haven't done it personally though. I am planning on encapsulating my placenta though."