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Thread: Scheduled Induction
May 29th, 2013 07:10 PM #26
Angel, I think you're being smart. A big baby is an excellent reason to induce. And yeah, like we have all said, ultrasounds are notoriously inaccurate at estimating weight (despite some very sophisticated algorithms that have been developed)-- which means your daughter has just as good a chance of being *bigger* than predicted as smaller.
If you can't afford a doula, having anyone you love and trust (like your husband) is just fine. You will have a nurse by your side 24/7 [the doctor is there infrequently until the delivery itself], and that nurse is a trained professional who can provide all kinds of help, reassurance and knowledge. Doulas can be lovely additions but they are pricy, lovely additions. And many of them are thorns in the side, frankly.Blade, MD
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May 29th, 2013 11:15 PM #28
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June 4th, 2013 11:04 PM #30
I just want to wish you lots of luck for tomorrow! I'm so happy you'll finally get to hold Persephone! <3 Can't wait to hear all about her!Not so done having children after all. We're not ready for TTC quite yet but when we do get pregnant,the husband handed sole naming rights over to his name obsessed wife!
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June 5th, 2013 12:41 PM #32Senior Member
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