I am not in the habit of watching birthing videos. It's just not my thing. I realize that the birthing process is a beautiful thing, but I am prone to squeamishness. Today, however I did watch an incredibly intense birth video and I am both in shock and in awe. Now, I know how babies are born, I've had two of my own. Even in an "easy" birth there is nothing easy about it.
Do babies ever just "fall out"? Watch this natural childbirth video to find out. I awoke on this morning, Tuesday, March 9th, , to bloody show and the loss of an intact mucus plug when I was exactly 38 weeks, 0 days pregnant.
Simone Thurber is 43, a therapist, and a mom of four. Oh yeah—and more than 54 million people have watched her give birth in a stream. Let us explain: When Thurber was ready to give birth to her fourth child in , she knew she wanted this birthing experience to be different from the others. Her previous births had been at birthing centers and at home. Her plan for her fourth birth: To give birth in nature, unassisted.