Hospital birth

Janatul's Perfect Hospital Birthing Package Story

Muhammad DafiqulhaqqHahasrin (3.73kg)This time I guess it was perfect! Hypnobirthed at a hospital with my beloved husband on my side and a sporting doctor waiting just outside the labour room... that I think, was a good package too! :)

- Janatul, 4th time mum who received her own baby with the blessing of her doctor who practices true obstetrics (from the Latin obstare, "to stand by") (Dec 2012)

Melissa's Calm Labour Despite A Turn of Event Surgical Birth Story

a bundle of joy - day 23I’m thankful however that my doctor had allowed me to experience labor and respected our decision. As what hubby said, what’s important is that we did try our best under the circumstances and at the end of the day, both baby and mummy are safe.

- Melissa, 1st-time mum who laboured calmly with HypnoBirthing and made good decisions for the safety of her baby (Sept 2013)

Ernadia's In Control and Joyful Birth Story

Baby JuliaWhile it’s important to have a good care provider, it is not complete if we do not take responsibility for our own pregnancy and birth. Childbirth classes helped me and my partner understand and love each journey of pregnancy and birth with full awareness and responsibility.

- Ernadia Os’Hara (Oct 2013), a 2nd time mum who prepared her birth physically, emotionally and spiritually.

Bee Hong's Gentle and Loving Waterbirth VBAC Story

Thanks to the gentle birthing method, my labor was shorter, easier, and more joyful, free of harmful drugs, and my baby was born in a more comfortable manner. I was awake, alert, and fully in control. It took less than 17 hours from first contraction until the baby was born and less than 3 hours in the labor room.

- Bee Hong, 2nd-time mum who had an empowering waterbirth VBAC (Jan 2014)

Min Loo's Healing Birth Story

怀了第二胎,我其实很彷徨,我不想要从复好像第一胎那样的经历。这一次我想要来点不一样的。我常常想,生产真的是要经历那么可怕的过程吗?我开始在网上寻找答案。无意中看到温柔生产。好奇之下我报了名参加Wai Han开办的《催眠自然温柔生产》HypnoBirthing课程。五堂的课程让我获益不浅,受益良多。这让我对于生产更加充满信心。

- Min Loo, 2nd time mum who made informed decisions and had a healing birth (Sept 2013)

Anis's Fight-Against-Informed-Coercion Birth Story

Born. 11-11, 11pmAlhamdulillah I managed to get the birth I wanted for my baby.

Mommies, be informed.
Follow your instinct.
Do not depend on people, because at the end of the day, it's you and The Creator.
Make lots of dua so He will send the right people to you, inshaAllah.
Earn the birth you want, study study and study, stay healthy, stay positive.
The way you see birth will change the way you give birth. How true.
- Anis, 1st-time mum who fought against informed coercion and victoriously have a beautiful undisturbed birth (Nov 2013)

Nadrah and Ezry's Cheerful Bright Morning Birth Story

It all started on 6th September 2013. At about 4.50 am, we witnessed the birth show and got super duper excited. But knowing that my mother-in-law tends to panic easily and the fact that after birth she won't be able to go anywhere for 44 days, Nadrah told her mother that she wanted to go shopping.

- Nadrah & Ezry, 1st-time couple who had their baby on a joyful bright morning as they had predicted (Sept 2013)

Dayna's Rewarding-Birth-Despite-A-Change-of-Plan Story

A magical momentEver since I married, I've been reading birth stories from HypnoBirthing website and determined to have homebirth. And when I was pregnant, together with a friend we attended the class and gained a lot of knowledge and insights for birthing.

- Dayna, 1st-time mum whose birthing took a turn and yet achieved a smooth birth (Oct 2013)

Ow Hui Ching's Birthing-Her-Way Hospital Birth Story

Our little man, Warren, he is the best gift for my hubby and me in year 2013. We were hoping that our first baby is a boy and we knew about his gender since he was only 12 weeks (he is definitely a Man!) and we have been calling him "Warren" since then.

- Ow Hui Ching, 1st-time mum who powerfully birthed her baby whose cord was 2 loops around the neck, 4 days after her membrane released (August 2013)

Mian Huay's Stick-to-the-Plan En Caul Waterbirth Story

and now we are 3...It was an Unexpected Pregnancy. We have just got married last year and right after marriage, the pregnancy test kit gave us a shock that I was expecting a baby. Well, financially we have just spent a fortune on the wedding 2 months ago and now that a baby was coming, this might gave us another financial burden. Well, my mum had always said that it is a gift, because not everybody gets to have children as they wanted.

- Mian Huay,1st-time mum who dedicatedly stuck to her birthplan to have a joyous waterbirth in Penang (August 2013)