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  • If the third column contains a number, that indicates the number of images that birth contains; if an "E" is in that location, the birth is external to the Birth Story Diaries website.
  • Descriptions in bold indicate a newly added birth.
    30 A first time mom delivers at a birthing center with a doula (who is also her sister). Includes pictures of the delivery of the placenta, and an extreme closeup of the baby fully crowned.
    43 A birthing center birth with the help of Jennifer Harris CD(DONA), a doula. Mom labors in a tub, delivers on the bed, slight shoulder dystocia occurs.
    15 Mom, who is also an experienced doula and childbirth educator, gives birth to her 6th baby in a birthing center with her family, doulas, and midwife. A true knot is in the cord. Photos of the placenta being born.