Category Archives: Breech Birth

It’s now been seven months since Silas was born frank breech, and two things have come to my attention. First: Because I waited a few months to release the images of his birth, many people think he was just born. They don’t realize he’s a happy, healthy, seven month old baby. Second: His sweet mama and I have […]

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Raychel had planned to birth her fourth baby, Silas, at home. Only four days before her due date, she found out he was frank breech. There is a program at OHSU in Portland that allows vaginal breech deliveries, but she was running very low on time to switch providers. She also has a history of short […]

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Later today I will be posting the full series of photos along with more information about the vaginal breech birth I attended last August. For now, here is a small collage. Initially I wasn’t going to do it this way, but facebook decided to remove this collage, even though baby’s genitals are blurred and I […]

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Just four days before she was due with her fourth and final baby, Raychel found out that he was frank breech. Luckily for her, her midwives are very experienced in breech birth, so even though it took her a day or so to get over the shock of it, she knew she would continue with her plans […]

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