Although there are numerous websites that offer online videos of women giving birth , finding videos of teen mothers is especially difficult. Not all women feel comfortable having their birth experience filmed, especially young, first-time mothers who aren't exactly sure what to expect during delivery. Here are a few YouTube selections that may be of interest. Please be advised that these giving birth videos offer a graphic view of different methods of childbirth.
This Video of a Woman Giving Birth in a Stream Has Over 76 Million Views
This Video of a Woman Giving Birth in a Stream Has Over 76 Million Views | Parents
Simone Thurber is 43, a therapist, and a mom of four. Oh yeah—and more than 54 million people have watched her give birth in a stream. Let us explain: When Thurber was ready to give birth to her fourth child in , she knew she wanted this birthing experience to be different from the others. Her previous births had been at birthing centers and at home. Her plan for her fourth birth: To give birth in nature, unassisted.
54 Million People Have Watched This Woman Give Birth In A Stream
Sarah Schmid, from Halle, Germany, has six children and gave birth to all of them outside a hospital. After she had her first child with the help of a midwife, she had the rest of her children unassisted — one of them was even born in a Swedish forest. She decided to give birth to her sixth child at home, in their back garden, and uploaded the video on YouTube. After practising medicine for some time and seeing babies delivered, she became inspired to try free-birthing. Sarah wanted to be completely alone so husband Tim was not around during the birth to son Kiran.
It was during our second natural birth prep class that I heard it for the first time. We sat on the floor in the dim yoga studio, with tapestries and pillows under us to really up the hippie-factor. It was a given, thrown out there are a non-negotiable: women give birth naked. I was percent on board for my natural, unmedicated birth-center delivery.