Posts in gestational diabetes
Birth story - Ayesha and baby Elana

Ayesha ended up having an unplanned caesarean in hospital after progressing to 10cm dilated but needing help with the final stage. She believes that completing the digital pack helped her to remain calm in a situation which she would have found difficult before. Read her positive birth story here…

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Birth story - Rachel and baby girl

Rachel is a first time mum who gave birth at a local midwife led unit at 41 weeks + 6 days. She completed the digital pack and found that it reassured her and helped to create a positive attitude towards birth. Read her story here…

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Birth story - May and baby Redmond

May is a fourth time mum who had a positive VBAC induction at 38 weeks due to gestational diabetes and obstetric cholestasis. She completed the digital pack and used techniques from it to help during her labour. Read her positive, high risk, birth story here…

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Birth story - Abby and baby Oliver

Abby is first time mum who was induced in hospital after being diagnosed with gestational diabetes. She completed the digital pack and used the techniques to help her towards the end of her pregnancy and during her induction. Read her positive birth story here…

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Birth story - Katie and baby Ottilie

Katie is a second time Mum who experienced a positive induction birth after a tricky pregnancy. She remained so calm throughout and used ‘tools’ from the hypnobirthing digital pack to stay informed and to make the right decisions for her baby. Read her story here…

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Birth story - Ellie and baby Frankie

Ellie is a first time mum who was diagnosed with gestational diabetes at 30 weeks. Her baby was measuring ‘big’ and she used ‘BRAIN’ to make decisions that she believed were right for her and her baby. She was induced in hospital at 40 weeks + 2 days. She and her husband worked as a team throughout using techniques they had gained form the digital pack . Read their positive birth story here…

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Birth story - Emily and baby Esme

Emily gave birth to her baby girl in her local hospital via planned cesarean. She completed the digital pack and found that it helped her to remain calm and to make informed decisions. Read her positive birth story here…

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Birth story - Bunthivy and baby Indie

Bunthivy is a second time mum who had an unintentional homebirth at 39 weeks. She was diagnosed with gestational diabetes and was due to be induced on her ‘due date’ if she didn’t go into labour spontaneously. She used the digital pack to help enhance her birth experience. Read her positive birth story here…

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Birth story - Julia and baby Beatrice

Julia gave birth by planned caesarean due to a few different reasons. She completed the digital pack and was able to make informed decisions which helped to make her ‘gentle’ caesarean a positive experience. Read her story here…

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Birth story - Joanne and baby Frankie

Joanne is a second time mum who had gestational diabetes and gave birth in hospital. She completed the digital pack and found the information enabled her to use BRAIN, to remain calm and to trust her instincts. Read her positive birth story here…

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Birth story - Emma and baby Annabelle

Emma was induced at her local hospital due to signs of babies growth slowing. She completed the digital pack and found the information invaluable. Read her positive birth story here..

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Birth Story - Kate and baby Sonny

Kate gave birth to her second baby by planned gentle c-section, due to developing gestational diabetes. Here she shares how she used everything she learnt on the hypnobirthing course to ensure a calm, gentle and very positive birth for herself and her baby boy....

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