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Gemmatkd replied to topic When do they usually book you in for a repeat c section?

I did think that it would be around 39 weeks. Like I say, I'm mostly concerned with my previous problems coming back to haunt me. I seriously couldn't handle going through that again. ...

Tuesday 28 January 06:34pm
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Gemmatkd replied to topic When do they usually book you in for a repeat c section?

I'll contact my old dr in my home country and see if I can get some info sent over. Hopefully it'll arrive before my appt next week

Tuesday 28 January 05:09pm
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Gemmatkd replied to topic When do they usually book you in for a repeat c section?

Thanks, I'm starting to panic now. My problem is I never actually measure big and u/s always say Normal size. So then everyone gets a shock when they drag out a giant. I'm worried they...

Tuesday 28 January 02:55pm
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Gemmatkd started new topic When do they usually book you in for a repeat c section?

I'm new to NZ. I've had 2 previous sections and going to see the consultant next week about booking in for a third. I have big babies for my size. I'm 5ft with tiny hips. My firs...

Tuesday 28 January 02:45pm
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Gemmatkd replied to topic Uk mums having kiwi babies

I emailed ministry of health eligibility services. They replied saying that I am entitled to full maternity care including post natal. I don't know why the lady who contacted me and said oth...

Wednesday 30 October 11:48am
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Gemmatkd replied to topic 5 days to caesarean

I had epi and spinal separately for both c sections. What I found with morphine was it didn't take away my pain, just made me less bothered about it. I pretty much just felt wasted and away ...

Tuesday 29 October 08:50pm
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Gemmatkd replied to topic Uk mums having kiwi babies

I will be applying for residency in the next couple of months as I first need to renew my uk passport, but doubt it'll be granted before I go for section end of March.

Tuesday 29 October 08:05pm
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Gemmatkd replied to topic Uk mums having kiwi babies

I'm currently on a 2 year visitor visa. We've proven our eligibility as I'm married to a nz citizen and they called today and said I don't have to pay for anything up until the...

Tuesday 29 October 08:03pm
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Gemmatkd replied to topic Tummy Tuck

I know this post is very old, but I'm wondering if it's something they do more routinely now? Mines is less of an apron and more of an old crinkly bag that hangs horribly.

Tuesday 29 October 03:02pm
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Gemmatkd replied to topic Catheters and suppositories

For me they did suppository while I was still in surgery for once the spinal wore off. I only knew they did it because I mentioned it and they said it was done already. I think it's standard...

Tuesday 29 October 01:51pm
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Gemmatkd started new topic Uk mums having kiwi babies

I'm a uk citizen. My dh is kiwi so is my baby. I'm 18 weeks and have been confirmed that I'm eligible for care until baby is born. I have to have a c section, and now I'm a bi...

Tuesday 29 October 12:15pm
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