Patientexperiences

Childbirth

Hearing about other people's experiences can help you mentally prepare for childbirth and understand what to expect during recovery. 

Here, HCF members share their stories and reflect on how they feel about the birth today.

Preparation

Different approaches to childbirth. 



delivery

The hours leading up to vaginal and caesarean deliveries, and the joy of meeting your baby.


 

after the birth

Recovery, the rollercoaster of emotions that come with a new baby and the importance of post-natal support.