It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Pregnancy Message Board

Taylor David is here!

Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 06-02-2007, 02:03 PM   #1
Senior Member
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 127
uagirl7 HB User
Taylor David is here!

Taylor David was born on May 23rd at 1:27 pm. He weighed 6 lbs 7 oz and was 18 inches long. I was not due until June 6th but my doctor induced me because my blood pressure was running a bit high. At 34 weeks, I was already dilated to 2 cm, 80% effaced, and contracting regularly. By the time I went in for my induction, I was 4 cm dilated. We went in at 6 in the morning and around 7:30, they started the pitocin. My doctor came in around 8:15 to break my water. I decided to go ahead and get my epidural since I was already dilated so much. It was a good thing, because by the time they got there around 9:00, I was already in a good amount of pain. After the epidural, I felt great. We had some family in the room and we were all talking and laughing. Around 11:30, we asked everyone to leave so that we could try and get some rest. Right after they left, I started feeling a huge amount of pressure and was in a great deal of pain. The nurse came in and checked me and I was at 6. They came and upped my epidural. I continued feeling all this pressure and the nurse checked me again at 12:15 and I was at 9. By 12:45, I was at 10 and ready to push. The doctor got there at 1:00 and Taylor was born at 1:27. I only pushed 6 times and felt no pain at all. I had a second degree tear but really have no had much discomfort from it at all. This was our first baby and already, I can't wait to have another one!

Sponsors Lightbulb
Old 06-02-2007, 05:51 PM   #2
Senior Veteran
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: MN,USA
Posts: 2,520
megss HB User
Re: Taylor David is here!

Congratulations!!!! That sounds like a very smooth delivery!
How far along were you when they induced?

Old 06-02-2007, 08:28 PM   #3
Senior Member
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Nova Scotia
Posts: 189
daisychain_0506 HB User
Re: Taylor David is here!

Enjoy your new baby
Emily Jane born June 8th 2007

Old 06-03-2007, 12:13 PM   #4
Senior Member
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 127
uagirl7 HB User
Re: Taylor David is here!

Originally Posted by megss View Post
Congratulations!!!! That sounds like a very smooth delivery!
How far along were you when they induced?
I was 38 weeks exactly.

Old 06-03-2007, 12:31 PM   #5
Join Date: Sep 2006
Posts: 988
neshee HB User
Re: Taylor David is here!

Congrats! Glad to hear all went well, he sounds wonderful! I too had my daughter at 38 weeks. Good luck with him and your future!

Old 06-03-2007, 01:44 PM   #6
Senior Veteran
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: WA
Posts: 565
klr2k HB User
Re: Taylor David is here!

Congrats to you and yours!
~ Kat ~
B - man ~ 11/8/96
Doodle - bug ~ 6/25/03
The Mase ~ 6/8/07

All boys!
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Old 06-04-2007, 07:07 AM   #7
Join Date: Jan 2007
Location: PA, USA
Posts: 328
rivergirl939 HB User
Re: Taylor David is here!

Congratulations!! I hope my birth goes as well as yours!!!


Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Morton's Neuroma and Taylor's Bunion sbehbaha Foot & Ankle Problems 7 03-24-2009 01:37 PM
ALMOST 1 Week PostOp (H-toe surgery, taylor's bunion) tipsytoes Foot & Ankle Problems 2 04-03-2008 01:51 PM
Taylor Peyton is here!!!! G8r4evr Pregnancy 7 03-15-2008 11:51 AM
Joel Taylor Says Hello! Candy_Girl Pregnancy 11 07-22-2007 01:00 PM
"Taylor made" antidepressants coming soon? Rianna Depression 8 03-25-2006 03:12 PM
Taylor Steven has arrived Border3899 Pregnancy 6 01-06-2006 05:29 AM
Good L.A. Docs? Dr. Shamoun (Newport Beach CA)? Dr Thomas Taylor (Pasadena CA)? suzanne77 Cosmetic / Plastic Surgery 1 08-17-2005 10:05 PM
David up-date ejames4773 Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) (CRPS) 8 11-06-2003 06:02 PM
Niki Taylor Xanthic411 Beauty & Cosmetics 24 08-29-2002 01:08 PM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 08:10 PM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
© 1998-2018 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!