“I didn’t think *you* would be doing *that*.” – Midwife to young mother, when the mother woke up in the hospital room to the midwife feeding the baby formula. The midwife said this after the young mother stated she was breastfeeding.
“Maybe this is your body’s way of getting back at you for not having a period for so long.” – OB Nurse to mother who shared that ever since her period returned at 9 months postpartum they have been very heavy and concerned her.
The purpose of this site is to capture the crazy but true comments said to birthing women by doctors, midwives, doulas, lactation consultants, and childbirth educators when they are having their babies!
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