- Midwife to mother who was experiencing pubic symphysis pain and was just told to do squats to help.
- Certified Nurse Midwife to mother at six week postpartum The mother had lost her twins in a previous pregnancy and had just given birth to her next child after a complicated pregnancy.
“I would encourage you to get an epidural so you can get some sleep and be well rested to push when the time comes. I also don’t want you to be too tired to enjoy your little bundle and miss out on very important bonding time.”
- Midwife to a mother who had been stalled at 7 cm for 13 hours and awake for almost 24 hours.