It was unwelcoming and sterile, unfriendly and not comfortable

Where did you give birth or where was the birth you witnessed?
Newcastle upon Tyne

Can you describe where your/the birth was?
RVI Newcastle labour ward. It was unwelcoming and sterile, unfriendly and not comfortable.

Who was present at your/the birth?
Husband, Mother, Neonatal, Consulant, Midwife

Can you describe the experience of giving birth or watching the birth?
The physical act of giving birth was overwhelming and amazing, however the entire process was terrifying and I spent most of the time afraid and not knowing what was happening.

 

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