No words are necessary to describe the difference between hospital birth and home birth. The pictures below speak for themselves. First, I will show you the beauty, then I will show you the beast.
Which would YOU choose?
Which do you think your baby would prefer?
Please note: I do not know the source of some of the pictures below. Where the source is known, I have credited that person or photographer. If any of my readers know the source for an unmarked picture below, please let me know and I will gladly credit the source next to the picture. And/or I can remove the pictures if anyone is uncomfortable with me posting them here.
Photo Credit Tanya Walker Midwife
Photo Credit Angie Garapata DeGaytan
Photo Credit Lamae Saunders
Photo Credit Midwife Carol Gautschi
Photo Credit Gregarius Peach
Photo Source Unknown
Photo Credit for the following photos: Doula Patti Ramos
The Hijacked Birth
Merciless PULLING on the head and neck
Forceful removal from the womb
Stealing the baby’s birth victory
More merciless pulling on the neck
Staples in the Body? Seriously????
Are These the Same People That Created Frankenstein?
What the Hell Is Wrong With These People?
What would a good medical ritual be without needles and drugs?
And hey, did you know that epidural anesthesia contains fentanyl
and babies born on drugs like fentanyl have a good chance of becoming addicted to opioids later in life?
Oral and Nasal Rape
Baby does NOT like this at all as you can clearly see from baby’s body posture
i.e., tense feet, screaming, trying to push the abusers away
Separation of Mother and Baby
Immobilizing Both Mother and Child
No Eye Contact, No Skin-to-Skin, No Touching
Mom is Drugged and Sad
Bonding is Blocked and Deep Grief is Likely to Ensue
More Mother Grief
Immobilized Mom and Babe
Gunk in Baby’s Eyes Prevents Eye Contact and Undermines Bonding
Baby Does NOT Trust Hospital Personnel
Cutting the Cord and Stealing Baby’s Blood is Cruel!
These Vampires Sell Baby’s Umbilical Blood to the Highest Bidder
Baby’s Oxygen Supply is Cut Off
Baby Has Just Lost 1/3 of His/Her Blood Supply
This is Abuse!
Photo Source for the following photos is unknown:
Hey Doc! I’m NOT Made of Elastic!
What the Hell Are You Doing?
Could you Possibly Be any More Forceful?
You are kidding me right?
Violent Rupture of Water Membranes
Destroys the Padding that Protects the Baby from the Intensity of Contractions
Causes Baby to Experience Pain During Birth
Please get me to a chiropractor immediately.
These brutish people have just mangled my spinal cord.
Alienating, Isolating, and Disempowering Fathers
Doctors have Usurped the Father’s Role During Birth
This Does Not Bode Well for a Healthy Marriage
The Satanic Ritual of Cesarean Birth — As Drawn by a Victim
Ouch Mommy!!! Why did they do this to you?
Separating Mother and Baby at Birth
A surefire way to undermine bonding, interfere with breastfeeding,
cause postpartum depression, and break down the family
The eye ointment prevents bonding too by blocking eye contact