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Choosing what’s best for baby

posted on October 11, 2018

Northern B.C. mother Lauren Fraychineaud was born at home with the help of a midwife. And from the start of her own first pregnancy, she vowed to do the same for her babies. Even if she had to travel from her home in Terrace to Smithers, while in labour, to do it.

“We wanted to have a homebirth, which is not an option in Terrace, so we had to go to Smithers,” said Fraychineaud as she balanced her then 8-month-old daughter, Cea, on her lap.

“Which isn’t really the same option. It’s not my home… staying in my home wouldn’t have included packing up all my stuff up and having to leave.”

 

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https://www.terracestandard.com/news/choosing-whats-best-for-baby/

 

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