Every mom that’s had a cesarean birth has probably had a slightly different experience. I’ve met moms who loved their c-sections or even preferred them to their natural births. But there are also many moms who struggled with their surgeries.
C-sections can have complications, both during and after, and recovering from major surgery can make caring for a newborn immensely more difficult.
After struggling to recover from my cesarean, I would never actively choose to have another c-section. I pray that someday I can have a successful VBAC.
Once I scheduled my c-section, I began searching the internet for information. I went into my appointment thinking that I was prepared, but I came across a few surprises. Here are some things I wish I’d known about c-sections: [Read more…] about What No One Told Me About C-Sections