Husband Records His Wife Giving Birth In The Car While His Astonished Children Look From The Back Seat

Nowadays, more and more women are choosing to give birth naturally. Natural childbirth is childbirth without routine medical procedures, especially anesthesia. But this young mother did not choose it, it is en route to the hospital that Alexis Swinney gives birth to her sixth baby. A moment full of pain, joy and pride! Here is his story ...

Alexis Swinney went to the Texas Hospital to give birth to her sixth baby. However, she was already at work and she had the feeling that she would probably not arrive in time at the hospital. Her husband, Dominique, recorded her from the driver's seat while their children were sitting in the back, eyes wide.

A Husband Films His Wife Giving Birth In The Car While His Astonished Children Look From The Back Seat

An unexpected arrival!
Alexis had no other choice, she was forced to give birth to her baby on the seat of the car. She was screaming, did not know what to do, she felt the baby's head. Dominique, her husband, encouraged her to hold on so that the baby could be born safely in the hospital. But destiny decided otherwise !

Alexis quickly put on his legs to prevent the baby has trouble breathing. While she was asking her husband to park, she felt the baby go out and suddenly she sees her baby and hears the sound of her tears. Emitted, she held him in her arms while the dad and the children, who were watching from the backseat, were impressed by the scene.

Alexis posted on Instagram her unconventional birth story, she said she was happy and proud to give birth naturally. A childbirth she wishes so much, without doctors or nurses, without lights and without interruption. A moment she called special and rewarding.

"I honestly think that God allowed me to give birth safely in the car, because he knew that my desire for an uninterrupted and natural birth was so profound. Says Alexis

Natural childbirth, an incredible experience
Historically, most women have given birth at home without emergency medical care. At the beginning of the industrial revolution, home delivery became more difficult because of the crowding of living spaces and the deterioration of living conditions.

Natural childbirth is a rather technical way of giving birth by letting nature take its course. This can include:

Do the labor and delivery without the help of drugs, including painkillers such as the epidural.

Use little or no artificial medical interventions such as continuous fetal monitoring or episiotomies.

Allow the woman to lead the labor and delivery process and manage it in the most comfortable way.

Many women with low-risk pregnancies choose to go to nature to avoid any potential risk that the medication could present to the mother or baby. But many women choose natural childbirth to feel more in touch with the baby.

Indeed, studies show that skin-to-skin contact between the mother and her newborn immediately after birth is beneficial for the mother and the baby. A World Health Organization study found that skin-to-skin contact between mother and baby after birth reduces crying, improves mother-child interaction, and helps mothers to breastfeed successfully. They recommend that newborns be allowed to bond with the mother for two hours after birth, during which time they tend to be more alert than during the next few hours.

It is important to note that today, there are hospitals and non-hospitals that supervise natural childbirth. But in case of high-risk pregnancy, it is best to give birth in a hospital to receive all necessary medical care.
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