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by dianainphilly
Sun Aug 5, 14:18 2018
Forum: Pregnancy & Parenting
Topic: How the 2nd pregnancy / labor was different from the first
Replies: 3
Views: 1666

How the 2nd pregnancy / labor was different from the first

Hi all, I'm 32 weeks into my second pregnancy and just spent the last 2 hours thinking I was going into labor with painful contractions and back pain ... then it fizzled out. This pregnancy has been just full of round ligament pain, pelvic pain, hip pain, back pain, etc whereas I had very little of ...
by dianainphilly
Thu Dec 17, 18:07 2015
Forum: Pregnancy & Parenting
Topic: High needs newborn support thread
Replies: 7
Views: 5144

Anyone else have a really tough newborn?

Hi, Saw the old post about newborns but the comments are locked so I thought I'd try a new thread. Anyone else have a really tough newborn? I'm 23 days in and have to say that I'm dying. I don't have family to support me and my husband works. I've been able to pay for a night nurse which has been so...
by dianainphilly
Tue Sep 29, 11:33 2015
Forum: Pregnancy & Parenting
Topic: Real stats for C-Sections?
Replies: 6
Views: 2894

Real stats for C-Sections?

Hi, I love the data-driven nature of Spacefem and just wondered if there might be interest in trying to find out the real chances of having an emergency c-section if you're carrying one baby before 42 weeks. Seems like there's a lot of general c-section stats (the CDC says it's 32.7 percent) but not...
by dianainphilly
Sat Mar 21, 18:47 2015
Forum: Feminism
Topic: having it some - transparency in parental leave policies
Replies: 3
Views: 1279

Re: having it some - transparency in parental leave policies

I think this Tumblr is great in terms of getting research, but I'm not in favor of having the info replace discussing your life and career goals. I actually think it's important to ask about parental leave as part of the interview process. If asking about parental leave makes you or the employer unc...