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Birth Trauma and Mother’s Recovery Features

Kathleen Kendall-Tackett, PhD, IBCLC, FAPA Photos: Belle Verdiglione Photography Angela dreamed of a natural, unmedicated birth. She was managing her labor well when suddenly the cord prolapsed. Her dream birth ended in an emergency cesarean under general anesthesia. Both mother and baby survived, and Angela is grateful for that. But she feels deeply sad that she wasn’t awake to see her baby’s entry into the...

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