Preterm birth

Before 37-week of gestation

庭卿剖腹產後(VBAC)的居家水中溫柔生產,36周早产記

蓮花生產--兩天後,臍帶已開始干了,五天後自然脫落在懷第一胎時,本來總是相信生產是身體自然的天性,也對自己的健康狀況一直很有信心。因此並沒有在孕期做任何有關生產知識的學習,就憑著對政府醫院總推崇自然產的印象,滿懷信心地準備在那裡生產。

- 庭卿 (April 2016)

Robert Heng's Heroic Unassisted Home-Water Birth Story

receivedAnd what appeared like few seconds (actually few minutes) the entire baby slipped out smoothly underwater into my hands. Honestly, I was in such a stunned mode that I didn’t know what to feel. I guess, after all the anxiety and uncertainties, it has come to this precious moment to see him perfectly well in my arms.

— Robert Heng, 1st-time Dad who loving received his son into his hands, at home, at 36-week (Feb 2012)

 

Grace Tan's Ecstatic Unassisted Home-Waterbirth Story

1st meetI did my first routine prenatal checkup and our doctor told me that I would not be able to take epidural as I have prior back injuries. All that was running in my mind was; how on earth am I able to survive the pain?

— Grace Tan, 1st-time mum who went from fearful to trustful and had an orgasmic home-waterbirth at 36-week (Feb 2012)

Gan & Mei Khei's Unexpected 35-week Unassisted Homebirth Story

Baby Jin Sim回到家后,我太太告诉我她的宫缩更频密了。她一回到家就躺在床上休息。到了晚上,她的宫缩更加剧了。突然,她告诉我她好像要生了,于是,我立刻扶她到厕所。过后,我立刻联络Madam Soo,她告诉我接生的方法,全程的生产都是用电话来联络。

- Gan & Mei Khei, who had an unexpected homebirth at 35-week in Johor (Nov 2010)