Birth Preferences

No IV, please
Move around and drink clear fluids
Intermittent auscultation (30-60 min 1st stage, 15-30 min 2nd stage, 60 second periods)
Please do not offer pain medication
My husband (Jason) and Doula (Kelley) present for labor and delivery
Calm environment

Pushing in different positions as needed
Delayed cord clamping (stops pulsing or physiological cord closure)
No pitocin after delivery unless medically necessary
Calm environment

No eye ointment, please
Vitamin K and Hep B, ok
Baby stay with mom or Jason
Breastfeeding exclusively
No bath for the first 12 hours

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