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MalPal85's Pregnancy

My Due Date: August 25, 2019
I have given birth!
Age: 33 years old
Location: Upstate NY (NOT NYC), United States

It's A Boy!

Eli Jacob
Born on August 20, 2019 at 10:02am
Born at 39 weeks and 2 days

Weight: 7 lbs 3 oz
Length: 19 inches

Labour & Delivery
Delivery: Caesarean Section - Scheduled
Pain Relief: Other

Eli Jacob's Birth Story

Not a very exciting birth story as this was a scheduled C-section and, unlike Colton (my first), I did not go into and labor and Eli did not decide to come hours earlier than the scheduled time :). Was told to get to triage at 6:00am for my scheduled C-section at 7:30am. I still can't determine if there were a couple of emergencies that came in and not enough operating rooms but Eli wasn't born until 10:02. They didn't start the IV until around 7:30am to 8:00am. Then, the real kicker, the spinal did not work after 1.5 hours and 7 attempts. They even did an ultrasound on my back and the third anasteologist was a professional so who knows. So, long story short, I had to be put out. I delivered at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, NY. One of the best hospitals in the country so I must have a real messed up back, haha. My poor husband waited around in scrubs, sweating his balls off, for over an hour just to be told that he couldn't go back and could take them all off. I was up and alert but 11:00am. Went into a recovery room and saw the hubs holding my baby so that was kind of cool. They gave him to me to hold as I not so patiently waited for some pain medication that they were working on getting me, lol. Got out of the hospital a day early and here we are!

Profile Comments for MalPal85 (10)

Comment from eemanava » Posted 2 weeks ago
Congratulations!!

Comment from sonata85 » Posted 4 weeks ago
Just stalking by lol Have a beautiful day tomorrow meeting your little one <3

Comment from dakotagurrl » Posted 4 weeks ago
Good luck tomorrow...not that u need it! =))
Post when u can. Take care!

Comment from dakotagurrl » Posted 29 weeks ago
I lol'd at ur comment on week 14. Where do u buy ur limes from? I've never seen a lime that's bigger than a lemon. Are u having pregnancy brain? Lol! ;D

Comment from MalPal85 » Posted 37 weeks ago
Thank you!

Comment from WaitingwithHope » Posted 38 weeks ago
Congratulations!!


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