Mum Give ʙɪʀᴛʜ In The Wild Without A Midwife Or ᴘᴀɪɴ Relief
Simone Thurber, 43, posted the footage of her youngest daughter Perouze, now four, being born in the wild.
“My first three girls were home ʙɪʀᴛʜs but I have always wanted to have a baby in nature. women have been giving ʙɪʀᴛʜ in the wild for thousands of years but the thought a modern women squatting in a creek and giving ʙɪʀᴛʜ ʜᴏʀʀɪFɪᴇᴅ many people even before I gave ʙɪʀᴛʜ and shared the video. I remember mum often telling us when a local lady had her baby and how at the time when she was due to give ʙɪʀᴛʜ she simply found a nice spot pushed out the baby breast fed it. That sᴛᴜᴄᴋ with me and is one of the reasons I wanted to give ʙɪʀᴛʜ to Perouze in the wild.”she said
“I had brought a thin foam mat with me like the type used for yoga and when the baby’s head came out I naturally flicked onto my back but she was slightly sᴛᴜᴄᴋ,” .It took another two hours to ʙɪʀᴛʜ the placenta and when we got back to their friends house I ripped a piece off and I had a placenta smoothie. I sᴜFFᴇʀᴇᴅ ᴘᴏsᴛ-ɴᴀᴛᴀʟ ᴅᴇᴘʀᴇssɪᴏɴ with all my ʙɪʀᴛʜs and this helped, I felt energised and awake” .Simone said
“So many women especially first time mums have thanked me saying I have inspired them to not be as terrified.”she add