03 | Lucy Stanhope IVF Positive Induction Hospital Birth
In this episode Lucy tells the story of the birth of her second child Holly. Both Lucy’s pregnancies were achieved with the assistance of IVF. Lucy discusses the challenges IVF, having Hyperemesis Gravidarum (server morning sickness) and gestational diabetes.
Lucy was very pleased to have achieved an unmedicated vaginal delivery after having undergone an epidural, episiotomy and forceps with her first delivery of her son Dan. Lucy describes her labour as a ‘positive induction’ story as she felt like it was carefully monitored by a midwife she quickly built a good rapport with.