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# giving-birth - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

C-section guilt and not being "there": Why do mums feel such pressure to have a natural birth?
# Ideal Birth
# Ideal Birth

C-section guilt and not being "there": Why do mums feel such pressure to have a natural birth?

Jul 31st 2018, 4:32 PM 1,959 Views 0 Comments

An emergency C-section kept my daughter safe, but it certainly wasn’t on my birthing plan, writes Sheena McGinley.

# giving-birth - Wednesday 21 September, 2016

This Irish blogger is live-Snapchatting giving birth today
# Faces By Grace
From The Daily Edge
# Faces By Grace

This Irish blogger is live-Snapchatting giving birth today

Sep 21st 2016, 11:32 AM 12,547 Views 7 Comments

Beauty blogger Grace Mongey went into labour last night, and has been sharing updates ever since.

# giving-birth - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

A new dad posed for a selfie with his wife giving birth in the background
# Baby Born
From The Daily Edge
# Baby Born

A new dad posed for a selfie with his wife giving birth in the background

Nov 10th 2015, 10:00 PM 6,887 Views 5 Comments

And he lived to tell the tale.

# giving-birth - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Construction site to delivery room: How I became one of Ireland's few male midwives
# Opinion
# Opinion

Construction site to delivery room: How I became one of Ireland's few male midwives

Oct 22nd 2015, 8:30 PM 986 Views 15 Comments

Dan Oakes worked as a project manager building skyscrapers. But when the bust came along, he decided to retrain as a midwife.

# giving-birth - Wednesday 7 October, 2015

Brian Blessed 'delivered a baby in a park and bit through its umbilical cord'
# Blessed Birth
# Blessed Birth

Brian Blessed 'delivered a baby in a park and bit through its umbilical cord'

Oct 7th 2015, 2:39 PM 30,080 Views 39 Comments

Very impressive.

# giving-birth - Sunday 23 August, 2015

'I was back training 3 days after giving birth' - The life of an Irish Olympic hopeful
# Dedication
From The42
# Dedication

'I was back training 3 days after giving birth' - The life of an Irish Olympic hopeful

Aug 23rd 2015, 10:00 AM 18,235 Views 3 Comments

Sinead Jennings and Claire Lambe chat to The42 about next week’s World Championships and Rio 2016.

# giving-birth - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

A pregnant woman got lost in a forest, gave birth, then fought off placenta-hungry bees
# Out Of The Woods
From The Daily Edge
# Out Of The Woods

A pregnant woman got lost in a forest, gave birth, then fought off placenta-hungry bees

Jul 1st 2015, 9:03 AM 4,855 Views 6 Comments

Eventful few days, then.

# giving-birth - Tuesday 12 May, 2015

Here's what happens when lads have to go through labour pains
# With Child
From The Daily Edge
# With Child

Here's what happens when lads have to go through labour pains

May 12th 2015, 5:06 PM 3,930 Views 2 Comments

So much pain, so little sympathy.

# giving-birth - Monday 22 September, 2014

Irish people watch a baby being born for the first time, and react predictably
# Call The Midwife
From The Daily Edge
# Call The Midwife

Irish people watch a baby being born for the first time, and react predictably

Sep 22nd 2014, 1:45 PM 3,530 Views 2 Comments

“THE GATES OF MORDOR!”

# giving-birth - Wednesday 30 July, 2014

This glamour model sold tickets to watch her giving birth, and the internet went crazy
# Labour Pains
From The Daily Edge
# Labour Pains

This glamour model sold tickets to watch her giving birth, and the internet went crazy

Jul 30th 2014, 1:42 PM 6,324 Views 11 Comments

(The tickets are now sold out.)

# giving-birth - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

Woman gives birth outside Primark store in Birmingham
# Oh Baby
From The Daily Edge
# Oh Baby

Woman gives birth outside Primark store in Birmingham

Jul 2nd 2014, 8:01 AM 21,474 Views 37 Comments

The baby girl was born to cheers from onlookers.

# giving-birth - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Woman who gave birth in the leg of her onesie claims it saved her baby's life
# Onesie For The Road
From The Daily Edge
# Onesie For The Road

Woman who gave birth in the leg of her onesie claims it saved her baby's life

Jan 7th 2014, 6:00 PM 44,988 Views 34 Comments

The onesie – everyone’s friend.

# giving-birth - Wednesday 21 August, 2013

Study: Better for women to be cared for by midwives than doctors when giving birth
# Giving Birth
# Giving Birth

Study: Better for women to be cared for by midwives than doctors when giving birth

Aug 21st 2013, 7:05 AM 16,582 Views 98 Comments

Women who had midwife-led care had fewer epidurals, fewer episiotomies and were less likely to give birth early.