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CHARLOTTE O'BRIEN on How Not to Die During Childbirth - Mutha Magazine
I didn’t know I was dying. These days, women don’t typically die during childbirth. I’d read all the books, taken all the classes and studiously boned up for the zen-like delivery I had planned in the birthing center that I’d carefully chosen for its midwives and lactation support. Instead, I lay in a hospital bed [&hellip