Homebirth to Hospital Transfer Birth Story

Heather shares her experience laboring and pushing at home until her midwife noticed her baby’s heart tones were not recovering after contractions while Heather pushed. She was rushed to the hospital and the ER doctor on call gave her one chance to push with forceps before being taken in for a cesarean birth. Her son was born with that one push and she describes her hospital experience as being very positive. They spent one night at the hospital before heading home.

Heather Gallagher Bio

Heather Gallagher is a Doula and and internationally award-winning and published photojournalist documenting birth thru death. She is based out of Austin, TX and is available for travel nation and worldwide.

Photography Discount!!

Heather took my maternity and birth photos and is documenting a year in the life of our family with periodic documentary style sessions throughout the year. It’s been such a beautiful experience so far! Heather is offering a special discount for Birth Hour listeners for anyone who books in January/February (including birth even if you aren’t due until later in the year!!). Such a great deal! Contact her via heather@heathergallagherphotography.com or Instagram for all the details!

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