Good communication with your care team during pregnancy is an important start to building the foundation for your birthing goals, but you may be blindsided by a comment you don’t know how to handle. Maybe it’s not an extremely negative comment, but it still hurts none the less. Language matters. Words are strong. If your provider says any of these, it may be a red flag:
When you are trying to obtain the best evidence based care prenatally, you and your provider should have discussions about your options that take your personal beliefs and preferences into account.
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