Mom live-tweets home birth
New mom takes to Twitter, Facebook and Instagram to record every step of her home birth. (Warning: Explicit images)
Image via Twitter (@fowlerruth) (Twitter)
Ruth Fowler is one brave mama.
When her contractions hit on the 26th of December, she took to her social media accounts and insisted on sharing every moment of her home birth with the world.
Ruth stated told the Huffington Post that she wanted her unique experience, even if it wasn't attractive. She wanted to be honest about it.
And she achieved her goal. Her posts during labour are very
real and extremely honest.
She was later banned from Facebook after her graphic pictures were reported as "pornographic".Ruth's social media accounts: Twitter | Instagram
Watch her amazing experience unfold via the Twitter and Instagram posts below.
Whiskey Sour, 4 hours in. They've slowed to 4 min apart or so. No rest for the wicked. #ruthshomebirth#nosleeptilbeastcomes Mr. Chips knows something's going on. #ruthshomebirthWater broke at 620 am. Home stretch.
Hello world. Fuck, that hurt. Totally natural birth, all doped up now!Nye Soledad Iorio, 8 pounds, born at 9.04am on 12/26/13. Did I mention how amazing my husband Jared was helping me get through a crazy twelve hour labor which started with contractions three mins apart and never really changed?!Is this sharing this much about birth over the top? Would you do the same? Tell us below.