I have Herring rods fused to my spine because of scoliosis. Now that I'm pregnant, I'm terrified of the whole birth process. Does anyone else who has given birth have Herring rods? I am so scared I'll end up having to have a c-section and all my hippie earth mother family members and friends will secretly think I am a…

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I have an appointment with a new OB on Monday. What questions should I ask her? I want to make sure she is pro-choice and takes all my concerns to heart. At the same time, I want to be nice, and I don't want to leave with her thinking I am a pain in the ass or a problem patient. Who ever I choose, I am going to have…

So, as of today I am seven weeks pregnant! My husband and I are super excited. We haven't told anyone yet, though, because we want to make sure we're out of the danger zone before we make some huge announcement. I want to tell someone, though, so I'm telling you guys. :) I'm a little anxious because I don't have…