When you are pregnant you suddenly have tests, blood taken, pee sampled. All for good reasons, but a lot of the time I didn’t have a clue what I was been tested for. Was that just me?
So I had my blood taken and then I was told I was Rhesus Negative. Huh??
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So in my last post I touched upon the idea that somehow giving birth had become an almost unnatural thing.
Now don’t get me wrong I love the NHS, it came through for me and Sidekick, however it also caused some of the problems I had.
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So I got my hair cut for the first time since Sidekick entered the world. I am now looking a little more human and less shaggy dog. Yeay!
My lovely hairdresser is pregnant with her first child and it got me thinking as we talked, what to say and what not to say to a pregnant lady, especially a first time mum.
When I got pregnant it just so happened my friend was pregnant to, six weeks ahead and then I ended up being six weeks pregnant ahead of another friend. It became a train of information, still is. Some information was held back though for fear of freaking out the ‘next in line’. Was this the right call? I’m not so sure.
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